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Are previews the best part about going to the movies?

Often thought to be a dying pastime, it seems that the love for theater-going is stronger than ever. There’s no denying there’s a special something about going to see a freshly released film on the big screen, especially with all the theater amenities you can’t get at home. One such amenity folks can get is movie previews. There are those that love these short snippets of upcoming films, so much so they proclaim they’re the best part about going to movies. Others, not so much. How about yourself? 

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You know how athletes have walk-up songs? How artists typically have teaser notes of music before they make their big entrance? That’s what previews are to movies—they’re the pump-up vibes to the bigger show. It gets the heartbeat racing faster until finally, finally that first scene opens.

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Another good thing about previews is that, should the actual movie stink, at least you have other, potentially good ones to look forward to. Here’s to hoping your theater experiences is filled with more ups than downs. 

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Previews are to movies what commercials are to TV. They’re unnecessarily drawing out peak viewing time, prolonging the start of the movie with films that you most likely have no interest in seeing. 

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Going to the movies is expensive enough at it is; getting our money’s worth doesn’t involve tacking an extra 30 minutes on to the actually viewing time just for clips of a film we could care less about. And they wonder why ad free options are so popular…

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Are previews the best part about going to the movies?
#PreviewsTheBest
A festive crown for the winner
#PreviewsJustMeh