[LMB] OT Cinemas (25/7) : OT: Reader response

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Mon Jul 26 03:44:26 BST 2021


I think the last movie I saw in a theater was either the last Star Wars
movie, or else Dunkirk.

On Sun, Jul 25, 2021 at 7:37 PM Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com> wrote:

> This conversation made me think the last time I went to the cinema. I'm
> pretty certain it was very early in 2020. The frustrating thing is I can't
> remember the movie that was being played but I remember the preview which
> was Tom Hanks' "Greyhound" which I planned to go see. And of course the
> cinemas were the first places shut down by the pandemic.
>
> On Sun, Jul 25, 2021, 6:49 PM WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > WalterStuartBushell
> > Sent: Sunday, July 25, 2021 10:37 AM
> >
> > > tidsel via Lois-Bujold <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
> > >
> > > I guess I miss going to the cinema, the bigger room, other people, a
> > certain atmosphere, a little outing/event..
> > > Are the days numbered for cinemas? Hastened by the pandemic?
> > >
> > > Tidsel
> >
> > People talking during the film, some doing spoilers, sound way to loud
> and
> > the ability to pause and attend to nature's call without loosing part of
> > the movie at home make streaming better. Oh, and the ability to review
> > parts on some platform is a big plus.
> > ===================================================
> > "Dreaming is a Private Thing" by Asimov discusses the differences between
> > personal experience and a public event.
> >
> > William A Wenrich
> > Christian, Husband, Father, Granddaddy, Son, American. Here I stand. I
> can
> > do no other. God help me.
> >
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