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TIL Vin Diesel broke into a Theater in New York with his brother when he was 7 with the intent of vandalizing it. When they were caught, instead of calling the police, the theater’s artistic director offered them roles in an upcoming show, thus starting Diesel’s acting career.

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TIL Vin Diesel broke into a Theater in New York with his brother when he was 7 with the intent of vandalizing it. When they were caught, instead of calling the police, the theater’s artistic director offered them roles in

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TIL that movie theater popcorn costs more per ounce than filet mignon in U.S.A.

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TIL that movie theater popcorn costs more per ounce than filet mignon in U.S.A. submitted by Cupcake-Warrior [link] [2009 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL George Lucas ‘ideally would love not to see any footage [of the newest Star Wars film: The Force Awakens] until he walks into the theater next December. He has never been able to be surprised by a Star Wars film before and he said he was looking forward to it.’

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TIL George Lucas ‘ideally would love not to see any footage [of the newest Star Wars film: The Force Awakens] until he walks into the theater next December. He has never been able to be surprised by a Star Wars

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TIL When Ronald Reagan watched Back to the Future for the first time, he loved the joke about who was president in 1985 (Ronald Reagan? The Actor?) so much that he made the theater projectionist stop the film, roll it back, and play the joke again.

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TIL When Ronald Reagan watched Back to the Future for the first time, he loved the joke about who was president in 1985 (Ronald Reagan? The Actor?) so much that he made the theater projectionist stop the film, roll it

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YSK that if you sit behind the conductor in a theater, there is probably a camera on you, and someone in the show sees you when you fall asleep, pick your nose, or really enjoy the show.

YSK that if you sit behind the conductor in a theater, there is probably a camera on you, and someone in the show sees you when you fall asleep, pick your nose, or really enjoy the show. submitted by casualasbirds

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YSK there are two scenes during/after the Ant Man credits, so don’t leave the theater early!

YSK there are two scenes during/after the Ant Man credits, so don’t leave the theater early! I have an app just for checking to see if there are any after credits scenes that I open once credits roll…more and more

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TIL Mel Brooks’ Blazing Saddles premiered at a drive-in movie theater and people riding horses got free admission to watch the movie.

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TIL Mel Brooks’ Blazing Saddles premiered at a drive-in movie theater and people riding horses got free admission to watch the movie. submitted by bodiazrising [link] [647 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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YSK: Staying to watch a bad movie at the theater is not cost effective based on principle.

YSK: Staying to watch a bad movie at the theater is not cost effective based on principle. How much did you pay for the ticket? 5-10$ ? How long was the movie about an hour, maybe more? (way longer movies

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TIL Early in it’s existence, the producers of Mystery Science Theater 3000 encouraged viewers to make copies and give them to friends in order to expand viewership and increase demand. The closing credits included the words “Keep circulating the tapes!”

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TIL Early in it’s existence, the producers of Mystery Science Theater 3000 encouraged viewers to make copies and give them to friends in order to expand viewership and increase demand. The closing credits included the words “Keep circulating the tapes!”

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TIL after Hitler announced the banning of all American films during the occupation of France, a theater owner reportedly screened Mr. Smith Goes to Washington continuously for 30 days.

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TIL after Hitler announced the banning of all American films during the occupation of France, a theater owner reportedly screened Mr. Smith Goes to Washington continuously for 30 days. submitted by penguinsuperhero [link] [114 comments] Source: top scoring links :

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