Today, December 21st, marks the U.S. premiere of the animated film, “The Adventures of Tintin” directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson. Film was released by Columbia and Paramount. Check out the awesome trailer below:
Created in 1929 by Belgian artist Hergé, The Adventures of Tintin was a comic starring a clever boy named Tintin who travels around the world with his dog Snowy as they pursue villains, criminals and treasure. Tintin’s stories reflect on real-world events to inspire and excite readers, and now movie audiences, alike.
Cost Plus World Market is holding a Tintin-inspired sweepstakes with a hefty grand prize. One winner will receive an eight-day trip for two to Europe, a $1,000 World Market gift card and merchandise from the Tintin film. One first prize winner will receive a $500 World Market Gift Card and one second prize winner will receive a $250 World Market Gift Card. The sweepstakes ends on Christmas Eve, so make sure you enter now.
Head over to the Facebook page of “The Adventures of Tintin” to see previews and stills from the film. If you’re interested in the comic, check out its own Facebook page as well. You can also follow both the film and the comic on Twitter.
We’ve listed below some of the nostalgic merchandise available at the Cost Plus World Market Tintin Shop.