TITLE

A MOVIE TALKER DEFENDS HIMSELF

AUTHOR(S)
King, Anthony
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Entertainment Weekly;8/12/2005, Issue 833, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents views on reasons for talking inside a motion picture theater.
ACCESSION #
17886655

 

Related Articles

  • A MOVIEGOER'S BILL OF RIGHTS. Harris, Mark // Entertainment Weekly;8/12/2005, Issue 833, p46 

    Presents information on basic rules in theater etiquette.

  • Teens Turned Away.  // Scholastic Action;9/4/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p6 

    The article presents information on a rule that prohibits children under 17 years of age from watching movies without a legal guardian and offers guidelines for using this topic as the subject of a debate.

  • MAKING GOOD MANNERS CLICK. TAHNK, JEANA LEE // Parenting School Years;Mar2013, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p30 

    The article discusses how parents can teach their children the polite way of using technology by thinking twice before they send a text in the middle of a movie, talking loudly on the cell while on public transportation and making a quick call on the cell while driving.

  • Notes and Comment.  // New Yorker;10/14/1974, Vol. 50 Issue 34, p39 

    The author comments on the behavior of people watching movies in theaters in the United States. While some viewers are focused on the screen, many other people inside the theater are producing all kinds of noise from the opening boxes and bags of snacks and from the non-stop chattering and...

  • CINEMA SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS.  // Ralph;Oct2008, p194 

    The article offers safety tips for men when watching movies at the theater. Men should remember that it is against the law to murder small children, even if they do keep kicking the back of one's chair and screaming during the good bits of the movie. Men are advised to resist the urge to punch...

  • A Riot at the Palace: Children's Cinema-going in 1930s Britain. Smith, Sarah J. // Journal of British Cinema & Television;2005, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p275 

    Focuses on the cinema-going experiences of British children in the 1930s. Difference between the cinema-going experiences of adults and those of children; Analysis of the children's spectatorship from several angles; Use of the oral history interviews conducted for the Cinema Culture in 19302...

  • WHAT THE F%$# IS WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE?  // Esquire;Jun2008, Vol. 149 Issue 6, p46 

    The article offers responses from sociologist/author Rich Ling and comedian Mike Birbiglia to the problem of people talking on their cell phones while watching a film in a movie theater. Ling describes the problem as a mismatch between a person's understanding of what's going on around him and...

  • Mobility Just Flew Over the Moon. Hastings, Kathleen // GEOWorld;Jul2008, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p6 

    The article presents the author's insights on the reliance of mobility on wireless technology. It states that technology allows people to accomplish more within a short period and perform various functions such as disaster response and homeland security issues. However, it notes that the use of...

  • Movies à la CineMode. Fuchs, Andreas // Film Journal International;May2013, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p70 

    The article discusses the use of motion picture audience reward programs as a means to deter cell phone usage during movies, particularly commenting on cinema chain Cinemark's useof the CineMode software. It addresses the popularity of the CineMode application among theater goers, the expansion...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics