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ENTER TO WIN: $25 Visa Card And Kiwi Crate Thanksgiving Turkey Kit From The Free Birds Movie #FreeBirds


Coming to a theater near you on November 1st, the hilarious new movie Free Birds is an adventurous buddy comedy for audiences of all ages, directed by Jimmy Hayward (Horton Hears a Who!).  The movie features two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks which must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history – and get turkey off the Thanksgiving menu for good.

The move features the voices of Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Amy Poehler, Dan Fogler, Lesley Nicol, George Takei, Colm Meaney, Keith David, Carlos Alazraqui, and Dwight Howard.

Check our this trailer…it looks like it will be funny and very cute:

To find out more about this movie from Relativity Media and Reel FX Animation Studios, please:


This is going to be a wonderful treat for the family just in time for Thanksgiving.  Now if you can’t wait until November 1st, aren’t sure if you’ll be able to get to the movie, of simply love Thanksgiving (or any, really) arts and crafts, then you really need to check out Kiwi Crate! Their new Thanksgiving Turkey crate is the perfect pair for the Free Birds!!


Make adorable clay and feather turkey place cards for the Thanksgiving table then construct, decorate and play your own carnival-style turkey toss game! Kiwi Crate delivers creative, hands-on projects and makes a wonderful gift for kids ages 3+. Visit their product page for more information!


Recently featured in InStyle, Parenting Magazine, and US Weekly, Kiwi Crate has also been awarded Dr. Toy 100 Best Children’s Products of 2012, Parent’s Choice 2012 Gold Award, and an Oppenheim Gold Seal Best Toy Award.

We love Kiwi Crate…and the Thanksgiving crate was a blast!! We love it!

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$69.95 value; Prizing & Samples courtesy of Kiwi Crate and Relativity Media; Giveaway open to US mailing addresses only

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  1. The last movie I saw was Pacific Rim and we usually have a big family dinner with all the fixin’s for Thanksgiving

  2. Stephanie Larison : October 25, 2013 at 11:42 pm

    Grown Ups 2…love Adam Sandler!

  3. LOVED star trek into the darkness – looking forward to hunger games new movie in november (we are going for my birthday – LOL)

  4. Gravity

  5. I loved Gravity! We do Thanksgiving with family

  6. I just watched Carrie and loved it 🙂

  7. Gravity was a fantastic movie! For thanksgiving, my aunt comes up and spends it with me and my daughter. This year I have to work on thanksgiving, but we will celebrate on the Saturday after.

  8. I recently watched VHS2. I didn’t really care for it either. :/ And we have a family gathering for Thanksgiving and eat all day! 🙂
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  9. Been a while. Last really good movie was Pitch Perfect.
    Thanks for the contest.

  10. The last movie I saw was Pacific Rim. I thought it was good.

    I cook for my family on Thanksgiving. We watch the parade and football and get ready for Black Friday shopping.

  11. We live in Nola and go to disney world for Thanksgiving

  12. I haven’t seen a recent movie in a bit, but I just watched Night of the Living Dead. It is very good.

    I don’t see a recent word of the day, when I clicked on the link the last word was Oct. 16.

  13. tina reynolds : October 26, 2013 at 8:24 am

    last movie was now you see it I think that is what is called with the magicians

  14. The last good movie I saw was Argo 🙂

    I am going to cook for Thanksgiving this year!!


  15. I haven’t seen many recent movies lately so the last great movie I saw was probably a Hitchcock film. We usually have a nice meal with loved ones for Thanksgiving.

  16. Last great movie I saw was Carrie. For Thanksgiving we drive 12 hours to be with family.

  17. The Croods.

  18. Teresa Thompson : October 26, 2013 at 1:51 pm

    I watched RIPD last night and loved it.

  19. The last great movie I saw was a while ago with my grandson, the Phineas & Ferb one. LOL I don’t get out much. 😉

  20. The last great movie I saw was “Gravity” in the theater. So well made!

  21. Kristen Allen : October 26, 2013 at 3:02 pm

    The last movie I watched was Despicable Me 2. My husband and I are traveling to Mississippi this year to visit his family for Thanksgiving.

  22. We last saw Despicable Me 2 in the theater. It was really cute. We go to my parents for Thanksgiving so no cooking for me. walk9@att.net

  23. I actually just watched Rainman for the 100th time and I love that movie!

  24. Last Great movie? Hmmmm… probably The call, nd Thanksgiving? It’s just another day for me.

  25. Vikki Billings : October 26, 2013 at 7:07 pm

    The last good movie I saw was Side Effects, it was really good! I cook Thanksgiving dinner at my house for my kids and grandkids.

  26. i just saw carrie and it was good

  27. Cálaeb Temple : October 26, 2013 at 7:15 pm

    the last great movie i saw was the avengers.

  28. i saw gravity and it was a great movie! we go to grandma’s for thanksgiving and it’s a tradition for our family!

  29. We get together with the family for a dinner on Thanksgiving. The last great movie I saw was The Avengers! I’m dying to see Gravity now!

  30. Denise Donaldson : October 26, 2013 at 10:31 pm

    I like night of the living dead..

    We all get together on Thanksgiving for a big family meal

  31. Thanks for the giveaway… “12 Years A Slave”, a powerful & troubling movie of our country’s past.

  32. Karrie Millheim : October 26, 2013 at 10:49 pm

    World War Z. we loved it

  33. we all get together and have a meal and chat with each other on thanksgiving

  34. We have a family get together for Thanksgiving. Last movie we saw was Cloudy with a chance of meatballs 2

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