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Posted on Thu, Mar 8, 2012 : 6:01 a.m.

'The Five Year Engagement' will have a pre-release fundraiser screening in Ann Arbor

By Jenn McKee

826michigan—a nonprofit writing and tutoring center for young people—has just announced that it will host a pre-release screening of “The Five Year Engagement,” followed by a Q&A with writer/director/producer Nicholas Stoller and producer Rodney Rothman, at the Michigan Theater on Friday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m.

“Engagement,” which was mostly filmed in the Ann Arbor area in 2011, stars Emily Blunt and Jason Segel as a couple that keeps getting tripped up on their way to marriage.

The event is a benefit for 826michigan. General admission tickets are $20 each, or patrons may purchase VIP tickets for $100 each, which include reserved seating and a special post-screening reception with Stoller and Rothman.

Both kinds of tickets will be available March 15 starting at 9 a.m. on



Wed, Mar 14, 2012 : 2:08 a.m.

I'm in! Can't wait to see scenes I saw in person up on the big screen!