Film Watching Etiquette [Polls]

  • Strictly no talking, ever
  • You can talk about who the actors are but nothing about the plot
  • Pontificating about the plot is okay
  • Free for all

0 voters

Depends where the film is being watched

20 Likes
  • You have to watch a film in one go
  • You can break it up into sections, as a treat

0 voters

I miss the cinema so fucking much

6 Likes

Bit of extra background music with a few spotify playlists playing on my phone

  • Quirky, creative, I like it
  • I’m not sure if that would make it any better

0 voters

The latest acceptable time to start (but not necessarily finish) a film:

  • 8pm
  • 9pm
  • 10pm
  • 11pm
  • Later

0 voters

Watching the credits:

  • Mandatory
  • Unnecessary

0 voters

Looking up the film online to get reviews/spoilers/check IMDB

  • Data is important
  • Feels uncouth

0 voters

Shouting “IT’S HIM/HER FROM THAT THING!” when you recognise an actor / actress that has been in a different production also

  • Not at all
  • Once, when it first happens
  • Every time they come on screen
  • Every time they come on screen and throw in some of their catchphrases from the other thing now and again too

0 voters

No chat obviously. No phone.

The no food rule does not apply to home film watching experiences as there are only 2 (two) of us in the screening but at least decant crisps into a bowl or something please babe.

1 Like

in the middle of watching it?

1 Like

Home watching attire

  • Normal clothes
  • Soft clothes
  • PJ’s

0 voters

1 Like

Tuxedo.

4 Likes

most clothes are soft

5 Likes

Incorrect

6 Likes

I have a special chair that I move to when watching films at home. I put my feet on the John Lewis pouffe and put my phone on the sofa, out of reach. I do this whether I’m watching a film with my partner or alone

3 Likes

I wear a suit of armour

8 Likes

Use it to find out what films actors have been in, but that’s it

1 Like

And what the film is.

We watched The Full Monty again last night because it’s currently on iPlayer. In our living room. Dunno why but the idea of watching something like The Full Monty with your other half in STONE COLD SILENCE has really made me laugh.

7 Likes

I really wanna get into films but I’ve watched about 10 and they’re all pretty unsatisfying

5 Likes