Even in a summer jam-packed with superheroes, dinosaurs, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, comedian Amy Schumer made a huge impression with her film debut, Trainwreck. Loosely inspired by Schumer’s own life, the Judd Apatow-directed comedy has some fun flipping the notions of the traditional rom-com and assembles an insane cast, including Bill Hader, Tilda Swinton, Brie Larson, and a scene-stealing LeBron James. In his review, Jesse Hassenger praised the film, stating that it has “much bigger laughs and more resonant emotion than the genre has seen in a while.” Whether you’re already a fan or just want to know what everyone’s been talking about, you’ll be able to get your hands on it tomorrow, when the film becomes available on Blu-ray and DVD. The A.V. Club and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment are giving our readers an opportunity to win an unrated Trainwreck Blu-ray/DVD combo, as well as a Schumer-inspired prize package, including:
- Wine glass cup
- Wine set (two stemless wine glasses, wine-bottle-shaped magnetic bottle opener)
- Martini shaker set (one martini shaker and two martini glasses)
- Removable tattoo set
For your chance to win, simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Trainwreck.” Be sure to include your name and mailing address in the body of the email. U.S. entrants only. On Wednesday, November 11, we’ll select two winners at random from our eligible entries and notify them via email shortly thereafter. You can find the official plot synopsis and a brief, special message from Amy Schumer below.
Since she was a little girl, Amy (Amy Schumer) has been taught that monogamy isn’t realistic. Now a magazine writer, Amy lives by that credo, enjoying an uninhibited life free from stifling, boring romantic commitment. But when she finds herself starting to fall for the subject of a new article she’s writing, a charming and successful sports doctor (Bill Hader), Amy starts to wonder if other grown-ups, including this guy who really seems to like her, might be onto something.