13 Things a Movie Theater Employee Won’t Tell You

most viewed right now
 69
Image(s) inside Pic of Every Artist Featured On J Cole's 4YourEyezOnly... Full Lyrics ..
26 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 35
Video inside Have You Ever Met A Real Hitman?
87 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 33
NFL Travis kelce embarrassing that overrated piece of sh*t Marquette King
29 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
 32
Image(s) inside Ye hopped on the blonde hair wave
64 comments
@hiphop

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 05-31-2012, 09:28 AM         #1
16333 pageviews
166 comments


ProfitSee 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
13 Things a Movie Theater Employee Won’t Tell You
 

 

[pic - click to view]



1. Why does it smell so good? The popcorn has chemicals in it to make its aroma fill the theater.

2. “Extreme Digital” is actually lower quality than IMAX digital. We use it because it’s easier to maintain.

3. For the first month or two of screening, money from ticket sales goes to movie studios. Theaters rely on concession stands to make money. That’s why concessions are overpriced. Popcorn costs almost nothing to make.

4. I know all the methods you use to sneak in. I just don’t always care enough to kick you out for it.

5. The only foods I trust are the popcorn, drinks, and boxed candy. I wouldn’t eat the pretzels, hot dogs, or nachos.

6. Chances are, if you complain to the manager and he sides with you, he’s just putting on a show to calm you down. The manager might pretend to yell at me for a minute, but he’ll pat me on the back the moment you’re out of sight.

7. Combination deals don’t save you money at some theaters. You’d pay the same price if you purchased the items separately.

8. Think you’re saving calories by ordering a small popcorn? That “small” popcorn could have been a medium last month.

9. Stop getting angry that your food isn't ready. Microwaves can't cook frozen pizzas in 30 seconds!

10. No, I can’t give you extra cups. Everything is inventoried at the end of the night.

11. Your suspicions are correct. Sometimes I sweep excess food under the seats. Movies often end every few minutes. Sometimes, three or more screenings end at the same time. I don’t always have time to clean everything up.

12 Yes, movies start late. But they almost always end on time – otherwise, the ushers wouldn’t know when to clean up. Theaters tell you to come in early so you have time to watch commercials and previews.

13. Popcorn keeps for a day or two. Many customers confuse warm with fresh.


[pic - click to view]

 Source

166 comments for "13 Things a Movie Theater Employee Won’t Tell You"

 5 years ago '09        #2
JewsusChrist 211 heat pts211
space
space
space
$17,394 | Props total: 15 15
Man I got a hotdog the other day n holy sh*t was it bad
 5 years ago '10        #3
frank23white 
space
avatar space
space
$551 | Props total: 4 4
My nacho chips were fu*ked up last Saturday.
 5 years ago '11        #4
dom 30 heat pts30
space
space
space
$8,350 | Props total: 204 204
Hot dogs Hell Naw 9 times out 10 the only reason dudes spend money at the movies is for a female.
 5 years ago '04        #5
TheJaJr 
space
space
space
$291 | Props total: 33 33
Aventura theater has the best nachos
 5 years ago '08        #6
SlickJ101 18 heat pts18
space
avatar space
space
$11,100 | Props total: 1211 1211
 J.R. Hyphy said:
n*ggas still buying sh*t at movie theaters?

all I need is a lady with a purse and I got a full meal in that bi*ch...eating burgers and sandwiches with tall a.ss drinks. fu*k popcorn n*gga could get 5 bag of large chips for same price.


Idk why anyone would pay the ridiculous amounts they charge for that sh*t.
 5 years ago '05        #7
Danger Zone 58 heat pts58
space
avatar space
space
$30,267 | Props total: 9142 9142
I hardly ever get anything at the theaters. But the Millstone 14 round here has some banging hot dogs



But I agree with pretty much everything on the list. My girl used to work at a theater. Free movies
 5 years ago '09        #8
TraV 76 heat pts76
space
avatar space
space
$20,483 | Props total: 588 588
I bring my bag into the joint anyhow. n*gga got munchies, Kiwi Strawberry juices, skittles, etc for like 5 bucks b. Foh with them prices.
 5 years ago '05        #9
pnoi89 9 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$10,040 | Props total: 1927 1927
 J.R. Hyphy said:
n*ggas still buying sh*t at movie theaters?

all I need is a lady with a purse and I got a full meal in that bi*ch...eating burgers and sandwiches with tall a.ss drinks. fu*k popcorn n*gga could get 5 bag of large chips for same price.


Across the street from my theater is a Target and a Chipotle. Whenever I take a girl out to the movies, we stop by Target or Chipotle before the movie. I'll tell her to pick out what she wants and then we'll stuff it in her purse.
 5 years ago '04        #10
efromthev 2 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$4,436 | Props total: 106 106
The theater in my town has a Wendy's across the street. I put so much sh*t off the dollar menu inside my girls purse before I go up in there.
 5 years ago '08        #11
M 2 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$15,092 | Props total: 655 655
I always get the pretzel bites :(
 5 years ago '06        #12
G2MC 35 heat pts35
space
avatar space
space
$3,269 | Props total: 520 520
5. The only foods I trust are the popcorn, drinks, and boxed candy. I wouldn’t eat the pretzels, hot dogs, or nachos.
I wouldn't even trust those. My sister was a concessions manager at a movie theater years ago and I learned so much sh*t about the theater business because of it.

Like the fact the that they reuse old as popcorn that didn't sell the previous day or the day before that. (which was already mentioned)

But the sh*t that got me was the fountain drinks. I didn't really know until then that they use boxes of soda syrup and mix it with carbonated water to make the soda and that sh*t will just sit there until it runs out. Which isn't so bad because people tend to buy drinks all the time in theaters but then you have to take into account that when they clean the machine they use Mountain Dew as if it were an all purpose cleaner!

When I seen that sh*t I was like "Hold up you're using soda to clean a soda machine? "

 TheJaJr said:
Aventura theater has the best nachos
The AMC 24? Yea that's where she used to be the concessions manager at.


Last edited by G2MC; 05-31-2012 at 01:12 PM..
 5 years ago '07        #13
TH35 92 heat pts92
space
avatar space
space
$76,687 | Props total: 6441 6441
I don't trust any movie theater food.. and the employees always give people extra cups.
 5 years ago '07        #14
TH35 92 heat pts92
space
avatar space
space
$76,687 | Props total: 6441 6441
 J.R. Hyphy said:
n*ggas still buying sh*t at movie theaters?

all I need is a lady with a purse and I got a full meal in that bi*ch...eating burgers and sandwiches with tall a.ss drinks. fu*k popcorn n*gga could get 5 bag of large chips for same price.
 5 years ago '05        #15
THEINFAMOUS 15 heat pts15
space
avatar space
space
$44,550 | Props total: 5087 5087
 J.R. Hyphy said:
n*ggas still buying sh*t at movie theaters?

all I need is a lady with a purse and I got a full meal in that bi*ch...eating burgers and sandwiches with tall a.ss drinks. fu*k popcorn n*gga could get 5 bag of large chips for same price.
This. I either eat before. Or im bringing mad sh*t in.
 5 years ago '05        #16
THEINFAMOUS 15 heat pts15
space
avatar space
space
$44,550 | Props total: 5087 5087
 efromthev said:
The theater in my town has a Wendy's across the street. I put so much sh*t off the dollar menu inside my girls purse before I go up in there.
Wendy's near mine too...
 5 years ago '05        #17
pnoi89 9 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$10,040 | Props total: 1927 1927
 Magic City said:

But the sh*t that got me was the fountain drinks. I didn't really know until then that they use boxes of soda syrup and mix it with carbonated water to make the soda and that sh*t will just sit there until it runs out. Which isn't so bad because people tend to buy drinks all the time in theaters but then you have to take into account that when they clean the machine they use Mountain Dew as if it were an all purpose cleaner!

When I seen that sh*t I was like "Hold up you're using soda to clean a soda machine? "
Lol looks like you're in for a big surprise for ALL soda's that aren't bottled at restaurants, bars, etc.
 5 years ago '08        #18
Arson 83 heat pts83
space
avatar space
space
$37,279 | Props total: 9735 9735
my n*gga Magic City really thought they was pourin 2 liters in that bi*ch
 5 years ago '05        #19
ReppinDaBurghh 55 heat pts55
space
avatar space
space
$51,486 | Props total: 3270 3270
at this fountain drink fact I just learned in this thread.
 5 years ago '05        #20
Rockstar718 60 heat pts60
space
avatar space
space
$9,241 | Props total: 4010 4010
 Rico23 said:
thats how all fountains work
word, and thats why you dont get ice, they NEVER clean the ice machine, at ANY estabishment
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 11
Dec 7 - Japanese Youth Have Found a Way To Marry a Person Without Dating
32 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 10
Video inside im going to FAP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i dont care anymore
49 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 9
Video inside Orlando brown finally exposes what detective Vlad been doing for years.
185 comments
1 day ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 9
Image(s) inside If you like women, you'll LIKE this thread. If you like men, SLAP this..
64 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 8
J Prince really think he a godfather
186 comments
1 day ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 8
Video inside Dec 7 - ‘Scumbag’: Internet attacks Santorum for telling Dreamer to lea..
121 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 8
is there any bigger simp in film history?
276 comments
1 day ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 4
Image(s) inside Wasabi thot
11 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy