Re: [SLUG] Novell's CTO Blog - new entry

From: Jason Boxman (
Date: Mon Apr 24 2006 - 17:22:19 EDT

Paul M Foster wrote:
> And why would I want to go to a noisy smelly movie theatre and pay $30
> for the experience, when I can see the same thing a few months later on
> my big screen LCD with the home-theatre sound system? Movie companies
> are figuring this out, moving back the release dates of DVD versions, to
> the horror of theatres. DVD appears to be the largest segment of profit
> for the studios. (Nothing to do with the fact that we're all lazy couch
> potatoes. ;-)

I'd blow $20 once or twice a year for a ticket to a high quality theater for
something like LotR or whatever. A superb theater experience would need to
be offered, though.

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