To celebrate this week's release of the television mini-series 'Gallipoli' (which coincides with the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign) on Blu-ray HD and DVD, we have five copies of the Blu-ray set to give away to readers, thanks to our friends at Roadshow Home Entertainment.
The greatest invasion in the history of warfare was to become a diabolical failure - an eight-month siege where the bravery of Anzac troops was squandered. But in doing so a legend, and a nation, were born. As dawn breaks on April 25, 1915, ANZAC troops go into battle on the beaches of the Gallipoli peninsula. Landing in the dark chaos, Tolly (Kodi Smit-McPhee), Bevan (Harry Greenwood) and their mates struggle to establish a tenuous foothold on the treacherous slopes and deep ravines. They endure the next eight months on the peninsula learning lessons of survival. By the time of the final evacuation they have also learned the skills of combat and what it means to be a young man in war.
To go into the running to take a Blu-ray home, simply correctly answer the following question:
What does the acronym 'ANZAC' stand for?
To enter, simply 'like' this post and share via Facebook or Twitter and send your answers, along with your postal address to ben at TweakTown dot com before the competition closes on March 20th.
'Gallipoli' is available to purchase on Blu-ray HD and DVD from Australian retailers from March 18th.
Last updated: Apr 6, 2020 at 08:44 pm CDT
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