The Emoji Movie is a Hollywood 3D computer-animated comedy film, directed by Tony Leondis and written by Leondis, Eric Siegel and Mike White. As the movie title reveals, it is based on the emoji symbols. The film is about Gene, an emoji with multiple expressions, who lives inside a teenager’s phone. Gene sets out on a journey to become a normal meh emoji like his parents. The voices behind the characters include famous stars like Christina Aguilera and Sofía Vergara, besides several others.
The Emoji Movie is running at a theatre near you if you live in India and after you’ve seen the movie, you surely know which character was you, don’t you? Now, here;’ a chance to bring home your favourite Emoji character. Just hop over to your nearest McDonald’s restaurant and order a Happy Meal, which starts at just Rs 100, and get your own Emoji.
If instead, you would also like to try your hand at winning an Emoji, simply log on to the McDonald’s Blog and participate in a contest. All you gotta do is choose your favourite emoji and tell why in about 100 words. Remember, the contest is open to residents of West & South India only.
Today’s digital life, especially the social media, cannot be imagined minus an emoji, the icon that expresses any emotion you may be experiencing – be it peals of laughter, a shy smile, a tongue-in-cheek expression or a sly smile. And who better to share an Emoji than a beloved friend?
Friendship Day just went past but there’s no stopping you from celebrating with friends, especially at a friendly place like a McDonald’s restaurant.
Besides Gene, McDonald’s has the whole gang of Emoji toys: Gene’s friends Hi5, Stop Sign, Slobbering Puppy, Jailbreak, Dice, Frog and Monkey are some of the 10 characters who come in the shape of plush toys you can hang in your car or work station.
Other terms and conditions are as follows: Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) reserves the right to modify or change all or any of the rules applicable to this contest. It also reserves the right to remove any comments that demotivate, defame or abuse any participant or any other person. Winners will be selected on a random basis. The contest is running from 10th August 2017 till 17th August 2017.
Winners will be required to provide their name & contact number in the comments section. The winners will be selected to receive The Emoji Movie Happy Meal Toys, subject to availability. The gifting of these toys is at the sole discretion of Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South). The information provided by the contestant will be used only for Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) Sweepstakes/Promotions. Participants are not required to purchase anything to participate.
Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) shall not be responsible for any loss or damage if it has to discontinue or cancel this Contest in compliance with any law, ruling, order, regulation, requirement or instruction of any Central/State Government or for any other unavoidable reason beyond its control. The participants shall be informed of such discontinuance/cancellation as soon as possible. No nudity, foul language or no offensive content will be allowed.
All entries could be used as promotional material by Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) across various kinds of media. Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) is not responsible for participants not being able to understand the Contest mechanics or their misinterpretation of the same.
The final decision for the contest lies at the sole discretion of Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd (McDonald’s India West & South) & the Jury. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained. All disputes relating to this contest will be subject to the jurisdiction of competent courts of Mumbai city only.