The W
Views: 107566796
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
9.10.15 1118
The W - One Question... - How Much Do You Pay For Movie Tickets?
This thread has 22 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 4.82
Pages: 1
(507 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (18 total)
Mrs. Guru

Since: 11.12.01

Since last post: 770 days
Last activity: 149 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 9.63
I went the other day and it is now $8 for Matinee/Student/Senior or $10 full price.

...oh bother.
Promote this thread!

Since: 3.1.02
From: Calgary

Since last post: 656 days
Last activity: 343 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.98
$10.95 general admission
$8.95 for children & seniors
No matinee pricing.

DVDs; Blog

Dexley's Midnight Jogger

Since: 10.10.02
From: New Hampshire

Since last post: 613 days
Last activity: 528 days
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.75
I usually drive to Smittys ( and pay five bucks. The food is unbelievably horrible, but the seats are good and they often send free coupons in the mail.

Otherwise I'm stuck going downtown and paying eight bucks.
Lap cheong

Since: 22.2.04
From: Cambridge, MA

Since last post: 722 days
Last activity: 715 days
#4 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.73
$3.50 for Student Night every Tuesday. But you've gotta be there at least 15 minutes before the show, otherwise you're not getting in.

There's also a good drive-in nearby thats 5 bucks per car.

HBK: Youíre flat broke arenít you?
MJ: Please let me wrestle on RAW!
HBK: Fine, but I ainít weariní no fruity tassels.
MJ: Are these your mirror pants?
HBK: Give me those!

RAW Satire - 03.14.2005

Since: 3.10.02
From: Right side of the tracks

Since last post: 10 days
Last activity: 2 days
#5 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.39
$4.50 for Matinee, $6.00 for anything after 6pm/ Sometimes living in a small town is a good thing.
Mr. Boffo

Since: 24.3.02
From: Oshkosh, WI

Since last post: 802 days
Last activity: 763 days
#6 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.12
The only movie theatre in the city apparently has prices of $5.75 for matinees and $8.25 regularly, according to their website. Not too bad, but that's good because any other options are kind of limited.

There's a theatre 20 miles away that shows movies after they've been out for a while for $2.75 and $3.75. Of course you'd have to add the cost of driving there, let's say 2 gallons of gas, and it comes to like $8.35 to see a matinee of movies from this list: Batman Begins, Fantastic Four, Herbie Fully Loaded, Madagascar, Mr & Mrs Smith, Stealth, and Supercross.

In the real world, WWE believes that no matter what our race, religious creed or ethnic background in America, we all share the common bond of being Americans. American-Arabs are a part of the fabric of America, and they should be embraced by all of us.

Check out how The-W.Com's WWE Fantasy League is going at
Thanks to SOK for the hosting!
Last updated August 23rd, 2005

Since: 26.1.03
From: Naples, FL

Since last post: 24 days
Last activity: 2 hours
#7 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.93
$5.00 with my student ID.

College, Sports and More!: Experience It


Since: 20.6.02

Since last post: 221 days
Last activity: 215 days
#8 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.51
&8.00 for main shows, $6.50 for matinees.

They'll lower the price soon because the theatre is rumoured to be closing.

Karlos the Jackal
Lap cheong

Since: 2.1.02
From: The City of Subdued Excitement

Since last post: 110 days
Last activity: 5 hours
#9 Posted on | Instant Rating: 8.00
Like, eight bucks, but then I write it off as a business expense.


Last 5 movies seen: The 40-Year-Old Virgin - Fear and Trembling - Rock School - Off the Charts - Lipstick and Dynamite: The First Ladies of Wrestling
Mr Heel II
Lap cheong

Since: 25.2.02

Since last post: 15 days
Last activity: 12 hours
#10 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.61
In my area, ticket prices range from a low of $6.75 evening/$4.75 matinee to $8.25 evening/$5.25 matinee.

And yes, I still go...37 times this year so far.

I love the movies.

Since: 17.1.02
From: New F'n Jersey

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 2 days
#11 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.75
8.50-8.75 after 6pm, 3pm or so on weekends. Matinee prices (my usual domain) are usually 6-6.50.

I sure wish we had dollar theaters out here. Ah, college.

Click Here (

For all your CZW and Nickels Trivia information. I am now the Sex Division Trivia Champion, and on September 10 I face someone who actually works part time in the WWE! Will I be starstruck, or will I hold him down worse than the WWE holds down Val Venis? STAY TUNED!

"Look guys, it's 'Lake Man!' Hope you can fit into our NARROW office, Mr. Big Lake" --MST3K The Collection V. 7

Since: 6.1.02
From: Brooklyn, NY

Since last post: 16 hours
Last activity: 11 hours
#12 Posted on | Instant Rating: 6.14
Movies have crept up to $10.00 or even $10.50 here in New York. Usually no matinees or student discounts either.

I pay, but I always check the listings and time it so I can see two movies I want to see in a row. I also always take in a sandwich or something from outside and never pay for concessions.

Man's most valuable trait is a judicious sense of what not to believe.

DJ FrostyFreeze

Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 14 days
Last activity: 12 hours
#13 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.84

Regular price is usually around $9.50, but Mrs. Freeze gets discount tickets from the teacher's union for $5 each.

Either that, or we go to the low-budget theater that shows 2 month old movies for $3. Cant argue with that.


Since: 6.7.02
From: Germany

Since last post: 915 days
Last activity: 558 days
#14 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.49
Ä 4.50 as a student, Ä 7-8 for a regular ticket.

Sweet dreams......

Since: 26.3.03
From: Glendale, CA

Since last post: 17 days
Last activity: 21 min.
#15 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.28
I pretty much only go to the AMC Burbank 16 now. Matinees are $8. I have no idea what full price is since I haven't been to a non-matinee at a major chain in YEARS.

For special event movies (Star Wars, Batman, etc.), I go to The Vista. Matinees are $5 and full-price is $8.

My mom says sigs are bad for you.
Omar Padilla

Since: 3.1.02

Since last post: 1190 days
Last activity: 1189 days
#16 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.00
It's been about $7 for Matinee at Edwards or AMC and $8 or $9 at regular price.

Went to see Batman at the Chinese Theatre and that was $11.50.

As for the smaller theatre chains: No more double features. No more 2 for 1 days and all of the discounts are hardly that.


Since: 20.6.02

Since last post: 221 days
Last activity: 215 days
#17 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.51
Calgary is the king of cheapie cinema; there are three or four places to see movies for $4 during prime time and $2 for matinees (IIRC)

I can't wait to go home ;-)

Lap cheong

Since: 4.4.03
From: Nitro WV

Since last post: 18 days
Last activity: 6 hours
#18 Posted on | Instant Rating: 1.61
5.00 Matinees
7.50 Evenings

Fear Prophet.

J.J. Dillon: "I'd rather flip burgers at McDonald's than work for Vince McMahon again." July 3, 2004
New Era Of Wrestling
Thread rated: 4.82
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: What's the ONE music group or artist that you think everyone else has missed the boat on?
Next thread: Do you carry a knife?
Previous thread: If you could switch bodies for 24 hrs. ...
(507 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
I have donated some to my BS school but the school where I received my MS and PhD eliminated the dept. I was affiliated with, jammed alot of people I worked with and under, and generally is run by jerks.
The W - One Question... - How Much Do You Pay For Movie Tickets?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board

©2001-2015 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.121 seconds.