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Score passes to 3 new films

The Charlotte Observer is giving away passes to special advance screenings for three films. Read on for details.

‘My All American’

Freddie Steinmark (Finn Wittrock), an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season. Also starring Sarah Bolger, Robin Tunney and Aaron Eckhart. Rated PG. Screening is at 7 p.m. Monday in south Charlotte.

‘Love the Coopers’

When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. Starring Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried and Marisa Tomei. Rated PG-13. Screening is at 7:30 p.m. Monday in south Charlotte.

‘The 33’

Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, trapping 33 miners underground for 69 days. Starring Naomi Scott, Cote de Pablo and Antonio Banderas. Rated PG-13. Screening is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in south Charlotte.


HOW TO GET FREE PASSES: We have 50 admit-two passes to “The 33,” 40 admit-twos for “Love the Coopers” and 40 pairs for “My All American.” Passes will be distributed in the main lobby of the Observer, 600 S. Tryon St., starting at 8 a.m. Friday. (Note that the screenings of “My All American” and “Love the Coopers” conflict.)