MoviePass: New Tier plans in January, ranging from $10-25/month, See post #805 for details

Discussion in 'The Film Room' started by Deltron, Aug 15, 2017.

  1. FlyGuy

    FlyGuy pimp of the year

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2012
    Messages:
    4,674
    Daps Received:
    11,784
    Reppin:
    tropicana
    Reputation:
    970
    Coli Cash:
    $345000.00

    where do I sign up?
     
  2. RennisDeynolds

    RennisDeynolds I am untethered and my rage knows no bounds!

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2017
    Messages:
    8,371
    Daps Received:
    24,701
    Reppin:
    Paddys Pub
    Reputation:
    1,260
    Coli Cash:
    $500.00

    Not a bad idea. At the very least they will be able to sell the data collected.

    Now can someone implement a way for people to have perosnalized closed captions? I can't stand missing dialogue and having no way to run it back
     
    satam55 dapped this.
  3. Deltron

    Deltron The Return Hall of Fame Top Supporter

    Joined:
    May 27, 2012
    Messages:
    30,399
    Daps Received:
    79,722
    Reppin:
    The year 3030
    Reputation:
    13,860
    Coli Cash:
    $342500.00

    lil k dapped this.
  4. Lord Scarf

    Lord Scarf RIP melyeah, Charmander, Kobe and Gianna :to: Staff Member Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2012
    Messages:
    174,607
    Daps Received:
    476,031
    Reppin:
    Repent for the kingdom of heaven is at hand
    Reputation:
    20,060
    Coli Cash:
    $8412004557.00

    I remember reading that most movie theaters make their money from popcorn and their other outrageous food prices and it can take almost a month or more before they start making money on movies they are showing.

    Is this true or bs?
     
    Thingsfallapart, lamont614 and Kinguno dapped this.
  5. Doomsday

    Doomsday Superstar

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2014
    Messages:
    6,999
    Daps Received:
    14,999
    Reputation:
    2,200
    Coli Cash:
    $300500.00

    Paying for people to go to a movie just shows you that it's an antiquated concept. The future is in digital.
     
  6. Rekkapryde

    Rekkapryde GT, LWO, GGKTA, BRAVES, HAWKS, N4O...yeah UMAD! Hall of Fame Supporter

    Joined:
    May 1, 2012
    Messages:
    89,864
    Daps Received:
    264,649
    Reppin:
    TYRONE GA!
    Reputation:
    15,079
    Coli Cash:
    $1844315.00

    mostly true, but you see some theaters raising the ticket price compared to other theaters so that they can make profit sooner rather than late. most of the time in the 1st/2nd week, the movie distributor and theater go 50/50 on ticket prices. Then the split tilts further to the theater the longer the movie at the theater (60/40, etc starting at like week 3 or 4 going forward).
     
  7. FlyGuy

    FlyGuy pimp of the year

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2012
    Messages:
    4,674
    Daps Received:
    11,784
    Reppin:
    tropicana
    Reputation:
    970
    Coli Cash:
    $345000.00


    I know a lot of children who still love going to the movies, but everything old does eventually get phased out for something new. I'll be sad if I'm alive and there's no more movie theaters tho
     
  8. LordDeathwatch

    LordDeathwatch Valar Morghulis Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2017
    Messages:
    5,699
    Daps Received:
    32,855
    Reppin:
    Baltimore, MD / Charlotte, NC
    Reputation:
    3,830
    Coli Cash:
    $100.00

    Already signed up :blessed:
     
  9. YaFingerDealMe

    YaFingerDealMe Pro

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2015
    Messages:
    1,229
    Daps Received:
    2,364
    Reputation:
    110
    Coli Cash:
    $222174.00

    I would definitely be in
     
  10. dora_da_destroyer

    dora_da_destroyer puffin' fresh dro, boy

    Joined:
    May 1, 2012
    Messages:
    41,853
    Daps Received:
    153,000
    Reppin:
    Oakland...town bizness
    Reputation:
    10,270
    Coli Cash:
    $315740.00

    i'd go more often, and at that rate, i'd buy concessions (which are extremely high margin items for them). other than a work team outing, i don't think i've been to the movies since lego batman or get out, whichever came out later.
     
    ineedsleep212 and LordDeathwatch dapped this.
  11. dora_da_destroyer

    dora_da_destroyer puffin' fresh dro, boy

    Joined:
    May 1, 2012
    Messages:
    41,853
    Daps Received:
    153,000
    Reppin:
    Oakland...town bizness
    Reputation:
    10,270
    Coli Cash:
    $315740.00

    you kinda went overboard lol, but i agree. fat ass americans can't go 2 hours without eating? i mean damn, have a sandwich or lunch or dinner before or after the flick. aint nobody forcing you to buy their expensive ass junk food, you aint gonna die not eating for 90-180 minutes. :rudy:
     
    Wallychamp, OneManGang and newarkhiphop dapped this.
  12. TransJenner

    TransJenner Banned

    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2015
    Messages:
    17,700
    Daps Received:
    30,865
    Reputation:
    -5,920
    Coli Cash:
    $200500.00

    They don't make that much off of movies which is why they charge $50 for a slice of pizza
     
    lil k dapped this.
  13. Hersh

    Hersh Superstar

    Joined:
    May 2, 2012
    Messages:
    12,113
    Daps Received:
    15,720
    Reputation:
    1,520
    Coli Cash:
    $344800.00

    in

    [​IMG]
     
    BXKingPin82, Woodrow, wire28 and 6 others dapped this.
  14. Deltron

    Deltron The Return Hall of Fame Top Supporter

    Joined:
    May 27, 2012
    Messages:
    30,399
    Daps Received:
    79,722
    Reppin:
    The year 3030
    Reputation:
    13,860
    Coli Cash:
    $342500.00

    worse are the theaters that are within malls that let you bring in food from the food court.

    I remember some broad brought in fukking spaghetti and meatballs from sbarro to paranormal activity :snoop:
     
    clutch, j.smooth4, TheRtist and 5 others dapped this.
  15. detroitwalt

    detroitwalt Superstar

    Joined:
    May 1, 2012
    Messages:
    8,679
    Daps Received:
    20,292
    Reputation:
    1,150
    Coli Cash:
    $342750.00

    They've gotten people trained like circus animals when it comes to eating at the theatre. My theatre opens at like 9/9:30 a.m. on Fridays for major releases. Every time I go I see folks with large popcorns, large pops, burgers, and hot dogs and shyt. I can't see how people eat that shyt so early in the morning.
     
    Kane, R=G and dora_da_destroyer dapped this.

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice