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View Poll Results: Sons, describe your fathers. Fathers and anyone else, describe yourselves!
My Dad Has True Grit: he prefers the 1969 John Wayne version 555 29.06%
My Dad Has True Grit: he prefers the 2010 Coen Brothers' adaptation 524 27.43%
My Dad Has True Grit: he loves 'em both 831 43.51%
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:38 PM   #1
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Blu-ray.com and Paramount Home Entertainment are offering three Blu-ray.com members the opportunity to win a "My Dad Has True Grit" Father's Day prize package. Winners will receive a Blu-ray copy of the Coen Brothers' True Grit, as well as a "My Dad Has True Grit" portable grill, cooler, griller's hat, cooking mitt, grilling utensils and apron, just in time for Father's Day.

Blu-ray.com members can earn two separate entries in the contest:
  • To earn one entry, simply participate in the "My Dad Has True Grit" Poll attached to this thread. There are no right or wrong answers.

  • To earn a second entry in the contest, leave a comment on the My Dad Has True Grit Post on the Blu-ray.com Facebook page. (Members are welcome to "Like" the giveaway post or the <i>True Grit</i> page on Blu-ray.com. Just keep in mind that "Likes" appear on your Facebook friends' News Feeds; comments do not.)
The contest is open to all Blu-ray.com members with a valid U.S. shipping address (membership is completely free, click here to join). Entrants will never be asked or required to post any personal information whatsoever on Blu-ray.com or Facebook, and will only ever be identified by their Blu-ray.com username. After claiming their prizes, winners will be contacted exclusively via Blu-ray.com private messages. Winners will be asked to provide a valid U.S. mailing address as well, but their personal information will not be shared or retained in any way. Maintaining our membership's privacy is of the utmost importance. The contest will close on Friday, June 10th at 11:59pm EST, and three randomly selected winners will be contacted soon thereafter.
UPDATE: Congratulations to Integrafied1 from Arkansas, Rudeboy2025 from North Carolina and Beatnikslacker from Washington, the winners of our "My Dad Has True Grit" giveaway!

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Old 06-06-2011, 09:40 PM   #2
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Yeeeeeah True Grit!

Love em both! Prefer the new one tho!
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:42 PM   #3
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Another awesome contest! Thank you Mr. Brown.
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:48 PM   #4
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My dad is a huge wayne fan….but I think he’d like the new one too.
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:50 PM   #5
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Love Coen brothers movies, but havent seen the new True Grit. Looking forward to it.
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:52 PM   #6
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my wife loves the original, Im looking forward to the new one.
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:52 PM   #7
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How about a fourth option where my Dad has been dead for nearly a decade and I can't accurately vote on this?
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Old 06-06-2011, 09:53 PM   #8
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my dad likes wayne, both john and lil. Hows that for cross genres
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I Love them both. I never asked my dad if he even likes John Wayne. I'll have to ask him if he saw the Coen Bros. version.
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:03 PM   #10
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Quote:
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my dad likes wayne, both john and lil. Hows that for cross genres
Your dad is cool
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:05 PM   #11
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my Dad's an oldie so he likes Wayne all the way. still hasn't seen the new one yet thouh
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:09 PM   #12
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Still haven't seen this movie yet, but would love to for free!!
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:13 PM   #13
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My dad and I both prefer the Coen version!
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:14 PM   #14
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I like them both....but I prefer the older one.
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:15 PM   #15
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My Dad loved the John Wayne version. Unfortunately he never got to see the new one, but I'm almost positive he would have dug it too. I prefer the Coen Bros version. Great contest, thanks!
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My Dad(RIP) loved John Wayne so I would go with that, but i'm sure he would love both also if he got a chance to see it.
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Me and my pappy love both of the True Grits
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:29 PM   #18
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Both. Western is his favorite genre.
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:34 PM   #19
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love the coens brothers style.
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