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    Default Preferred new movie viewing experience.

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    I can count the number of movies I've been to this century with less than ten fingers.

    Watching at home on a big screen TV is better and more enjoyable than sitting in the theater, stepping on sticky stuff and listening to two people talk.

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    I went to the movies today, been home maybe a hour.....it was a strangely sad experience....the joy was gone....the energy was low.

    I dont know if this was because movies are going away, it might be that people are traumatized.

    I know that our kids are, we sure did fuck them up.
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    Has anyone seen Avatar 2?

    Hollywood sucks now.

    Back in the day they were pro-American.

    They are not now.

    Also out of touch with real Americans.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    I went to the movies today, been home maybe a hour.....it was a strangely sad experience....the joy was gone....the energy was low.

    I dont know if this was because movies are going away, it might be that people are traumatized.

    I know that our kids are, we sure did fuck them up.
    In a year you could have bought the DVD for the price of theater popcorn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dutch Uncle View Post
    In a year you could have bought the DVD for the price of theater popcorn.
    Please either help or else leave.

    Is it even possible you could be as civilized as that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dutch Uncle View Post
    I can count the number of movies I've been to this century with less than ten fingers.

    Watching at home on a big screen TV is better and more enjoyable than sitting in the theater, stepping on sticky stuff and listening to two people talk.
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    Loved watching Star Trek movies on it.

    Good times.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt Dillon View Post
    Has anyone seen Avatar 2?

    Hollywood sucks now.

    Back in the day they were pro-American.

    They are not now.

    Also out of touch with real Americans.
    it has not been released you do understand....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    Please either help or else leave.

    Is it even possible you could be as civilized as that?
    What's wrong with suggesting staying home as in choice #2?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AProudLefty View Post
    Remember this?


    Loved watching Star Trek movies on it.

    Good times.
    LOL Yes and it wasn't that long ago. Remember when a Plasma TV was $10K?

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    I have read that Hollywood gave the theaters a message: "30 days before streaming is all that we are willing to give you, kiss the ring for our generosity".

    That is a bad bad sign for people who like cinema.
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    The theater was trying to sell popcorn to go.

    That sure ain't good.
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    I used to adore the Dream Factory that was Hollywood.

    Living in a Dark Age has been hard on me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    I have read that Hollywood gave the theaters a message: "30 days before streaming is all that we are willing to give you, kiss the ring for our generosity".

    That is a bad bad sign for people who like cinema.
    Why? People will pay for good entertainment.

    In fact, one trend is toward mini-series viewed at home. I'm currently on episode three of "Night Sky" and on episode 5 out of 7 for "Under the Banner of Heaven".

    Most movies are for "date night" anyway.

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    There are some movies which are better in a theater. Sure you can still watch them on TV but the effects of the big screen can't be duplicated. It does make a difference although I haven't been in one in a while.
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