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Lerkfish Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-05-05 01:04 PM
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18. Perhaps you missed the anniversary angle? besides, that's beyond the point
One can't choose their anniversary.

nevertheless, I was pointing out why we, and I imagine a lot of people are staying away from theatres in droves.
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  -Just went to see Star Wars...will never darken a theater again. Lerkfish  Jun-05-05 12:26 PM   #0 
  - We haven't been to a movie for over 20 years...  karlrschneider   Jun-05-05 12:28 PM   #1 
  - I feel your pain.  sellitman   Jun-05-05 12:30 PM   #2 
  - One of the very few good things I can say about Vegas  Gentle Giant   Jun-05-05 12:31 PM   #3 
  - why don't you just skip the blockbusters?  amazona   Jun-05-05 12:33 PM   #4 
  - He's not complaining about people being there. They just don't behave.  blurp   Jun-05-05 01:25 PM   #26 
     - It's true  Yupster   Jun-05-05 02:00 PM   #31 
  - Nope, you're not alone.  Arianrhod   Jun-05-05 12:34 PM   #5 
  - I still prefer the theaters  NewJeffCT   Jun-05-05 12:35 PM   #6 
  - I try to be selective  bloom   Jun-05-05 01:08 PM   #20 
  - Paying for movies  Mythsaje   Jun-05-05 12:35 PM   #7 
  - I don't blame you  Somawas   Jun-05-05 12:36 PM   #8 
  - This is why I go to the matinee  supernova   Jun-05-05 12:36 PM   #9 
  - That's what I do  geomon666   Jun-05-05 12:47 PM   #13 
  - Me too. Matinees, a week or two after release.  Ready4Change   Jun-05-05 01:43 PM   #30 
  - Same with ball games!  lonestarnot   Jun-05-05 12:37 PM   #10 
  - It can be inconvenient  samos1016   Jun-05-05 12:42 PM   #11 
  - I share your sentiments  question everything   Jun-05-05 12:45 PM   #12 
  - Just saw the matinee here too  Protagoras   Jun-05-05 06:23 PM   #48 
  - I'm right there with you the costs are crazy now.  newportdadde   Jun-05-05 12:47 PM   #14 
  - When u have small children..it does not make sense to go...  mexicoxpat   Jun-05-05 12:48 PM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-05-05 12:51 PM   #16 
  - Star Wars on a June weekend?  Prism   Jun-05-05 12:58 PM   #17 
  - Perhaps you missed the anniversary angle? besides, that's beyond the point  Lerkfish   Jun-05-05 01:04 PM   #18 
  - I've never been crazy about crowded movie theaters  lulu in NC   Jun-05-05 01:06 PM   #19 
  - Bingo. I go to maybe one movie in a theater very year at the most.  ET Awful   Jun-05-05 01:08 PM   #21 
  - And the MPAA wonders why movie-downloading is so popular.  loro mi dicevano   Jun-05-05 01:09 PM   #22 
  - You're definitely not alone.  kweerwolf   Jun-05-05 01:17 PM   #23 
  - You are not alone.  Cleita   Jun-05-05 01:20 PM   #24 
  - Us too, and we don't have kids at home anymore.  napi21   Jun-05-05 01:24 PM   #25 
  - wyldwolf's solution to a comfortable and enjoyable night at the movies  wyldwolf   Jun-05-05 01:32 PM   #27 
  - Back in the Jurassic era, when I was a teen,  Cleita   Jun-05-05 01:35 PM   #28 
     - Actually, I think its a market equillibrium thing.  Lerkfish   Jun-05-05 01:40 PM   #29 
  - What about the ads for local businesses?  Idealist Hippie   Jun-05-05 02:12 PM   #32 
  - Roadkille Grille  Yupster   Jun-05-05 04:00 PM   #37 
  - Haven't been to a theater for 20 years until  justgamma   Jun-05-05 03:00 PM   #33 
  - I'm with you. NO MORE THEATERS for me.  BigBearJohn   Jun-05-05 03:31 PM   #34 
  - We buy movies from rental  usnret88   Jun-05-05 03:33 PM   #35 
  - What about the teens and preteens who can't decide where  Hardrada   Jun-05-05 04:00 PM   #36 
  - oh boo hoo  Radical Activist   Jun-05-05 04:02 PM   #38 
  - "old people"?  Lerkfish   Jun-05-05 04:17 PM   #41 
     - haha!  Radical Activist   Jun-05-05 04:24 PM   #43 
  - I only go to matinees  HeeBGBz   Jun-05-05 04:07 PM   #39 
  - yep, that's why my son is able to sell 7000 dollar home theater  okieinpain   Jun-05-05 04:07 PM   #40 
  - we only go to a movie theater once or twice a year  Qanisqineq   Jun-05-05 04:23 PM   #42 
  - Pbbt! I love going to the movies.  Stirk   Jun-05-05 04:35 PM   #44 
  - theatres  cory817   Jun-05-05 05:22 PM   #45 
     - youre lucky then...  Lerkfish   Jun-05-05 06:21 PM   #47 
  - Gave up on movie theatres more than twenty years back  expatriate   Jun-05-05 06:18 PM   #46 
 

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