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Movie Download with Hunky Dorys!

Hunky Dorys consumers enjoy watching a movie with family and friends while sharing a bag of crisps. In April, we are giving away free movie downloads with every sharing bag of Hunky Dorys purchased. Consumers will receive a code on the back of the sharing pack which they can use for a free movie download on the www.hunkydorysmovies.ie site. The website will contain over 2000 new releases with 100 of these having been released in the previous two weeks. Enjoy!

 

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