HOME RUN INN PIZZA CHALLENGES WISCONSIN’S “CHEESIEST” FLEDGLING FILMMAKERS TO CREATE CHILLING
TWO-MINUTE HORROR VIDEO FOR NATIONAL CONTEST
Frozen pizza company to award $2,500 cash and Ultimate Halloween “Trick or Eat” pizza party, ten finalists will receive video cameras and free frozen pizza for a year.
Milwaukee, WI (August 31, 2009) – In celebration of Halloween and October’s National Pizza Month, Home Run Inn frozen pizza invites the next Spielberg or Tarantino — or the fun-loving family next door — to submit a two-minute original horror film starring Home Run Inn pizza in the second annual Halloween Video Challenge.
The winner will receive $2,500 cash and an Ultimate Halloween pizza party for his/her friends at home with extravagant Halloween decorations, Home Run Inn pizza, soda and paper goods for 25 guests (approximate retail value: $5,500). Ten lucky finalists will flip over Home Run Inn pizza for one year (12 frozen 12” pizzas), and a new Flip Video Camera (approximate retail value for each finalist: $235).
The contest runs from August 31 – October 18, 2009, and then the second round of voting for the ten finalists begins with the grand prize winner announcement on 10/26. For rules and how to enter, visit http://www.HomeRunInnContest.com.
”We hope to celebrate National Pizza Month and America’s favorite food in a spooky and fabulous way: by capturing the nation’s love for pizza on film,” said Gina Bolger, Home Run Inn Director of Marketing. “Like great filmmaking, quality pizza is an art form, and there’s no better way to show your creativity than by entering or voting in this video contest this Halloween.”
Entrants are encouraged to be freakishly creative by using music, humor and other unique elements to scare online voters in the contest, as long as entrants use Home Run Inn pizza in the movie (see website for guidelines and official rules).
For more information on Home Run Inn Pizza or the Video Challenge, or where to purchase Home Run Inn pizza in your area, visit http://www.homeruninn.com.
About Home Run Inn pizzas: All Home Run Inn pizzas are all-natural, contain no trans fats and were recently voted Chicago’s #1 pizza in AOL’s “Best Of” Contest. Home Run Inn Pizza is available in grocer’s freezers in three styles, Classic, Signature and Ultra Thin, and in Personal (6”) and Family (12”) sizes. Signature pizzas are topped with premium, gourmet toppings, including Meat Lovers (all-natural sausage, pepperoni and bacon), and Sausage Mushroom and Cheese Plum Tomato (vegetarian). Ultra Thin pizza features a light, crispy crust and is topped with either Cheese, Sausage, Pepperoni or Sausage-Pepperoni. With a traditional style crust, Classic Home Run Inn pizzas come in such favorite varieties as Cheese, Four Cheese, Sausage, Pepperoni, and Sausage Pepperoni, and use the same recipe and high quality ingredients as the pizzas enjoyed in Home Run Inn’s Chicago area pizzerias.
About Home Run Inn: Home Run Inn Pizza is a family-owned and operated establishment with seven restaurant locations and frozen pizza in over 40 states, with pizza made according to the original family recipe created in 1947 using only the highest quality ingredients.