Compare and Contrast Watching a Movie at Home vs. Going to the Theatre

986 words 4 pages
Tricia Fischer
English 1010
Professor Busi
Watching a film on TV is better than watching in theaters this how I’m going to prove my comparisons. It's annoying when you hear from friends what happens in the movie and it ruins the whole thing. It just isn't the same! It depends on, how good your surround system is and how big your TV is, and economic hardships today. It does not mean that the enjoyment of watching movies needs to be sacrificed. There is something to be said for big screen viewing; however, the home provides a comfortable, intimate, and common place for families to enjoy classic or newly released movies. Choosing to watch a movie at home is comfortable,
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There is simply no convenience to going to the movie theater. In addition to children do not want to sit down during the movie why spend the money?

Now let’s calculate the cost of staying home and renting a DVD from the local video store:

• Cost of renting a DVD = $5.00
• Cost to Purchase Popcorn and Pop x 2 People = $7.00
• Totaling Around: $:12.00

A person chooses to go to the theater we are assigned to the movies schedule the theatre has chosen. We have to follow the cost and you’re inconvenienced. If you get stuck in traffic, you miss out or your plans are pushed back. One has to go somewhere other than their house. You are spending additional money on gas. When one could just pause the movie! If you need to go the bathroom, you then need to take your child to the bathroom therefore you may miss out on some of the best scenes. You can’t rewind if you didn’t understand what had happen and finally, you can’t tell a stranger to be quiet or turn your annoying cell phone off without the worry of having a confrontation.

Watching a movie is a form of entertainment for people, which should bring Delight, fun and pleasure not frustration and anger. There are many differences from watching a DVD vs. going to a theater. The different ways movies are issued make it all the more easy for individuals to rent movies for individuals of all ages. Making it common for families to enjoy