9 facts about cinemas that if not in the industry, no one knows

No industry has given me some certain secrets, right?

Watching movies in theaters will certainly be better at home. The sound is more vivid, the room is more spacious, the screen is standard.

However, there are quite a lot of secrets in the theater that only "people in the industry" , or just happened to know.

1. Cinema chairs are naturally red

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Why are all the seats in the cinema red? The cause originating from opera is also a phenomenon that is very popular in Italy. At that time, red and yellow were traditional colors in Italian theaters, and were widely adopted by national cinemas.

But scientifically, the red of the seats in the theater is also very reasonable, because this is a color that almost disappears when there is not enough light. Meanwhile other colors - such as blue - become quite clear even under the light from the movie screen and distract viewers.

2. Wearing earplugs is a great way to watch movies

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You may not believe it, but wearing an ear plug will really make your viewing experience more comfortable.

In fact, in theaters - especially with large screenings - may appear relatively unpleasant sounds: the sound of chewing burns, phone calls, even the sound of some unconscious people talking. .

The earplugs will help you not hear those sounds and still hear the movie clearly, because the loudspeaker clusters are multi-directional and sound loud enough.

3. New movies often go to theaters on Thursday and have a reason

New movies are often released and have an early show on Thursday, as soon as it's weekends. Viewers on that day will have a certain rating, and help attract more viewers on weekends.

4. Popcorn and water are the main benefits for theaters

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That's why the price of these two items is always higher than normal, even somewhat . expensive.

According to economic statistics, ticket sales account for only 30% - 40% of the profits in theaters. With the advent of movie services like Netflix, people go to theaters less than before. So, theaters have to profit from another source - popcorn, soft drinks and side dishes.

5. Popcorn is not always new

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Popcorn is a commodity with low cost, possessing a huge advantage in business, it is possible to leave for a few days without failing. That is why some empty theaters can retain excess burns and only need to reheat the next day.

6. Abroad, you can bring food and water from outside to the theater

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Almost all theaters have regulations that customers cannot bring food and drinks bought outside to watch movies. However, in many countries around the world, this regulation is in fact not legal, and you can bring it in no matter what the law is.

But of course if you don't want to have trouble with theater staff, it's best not to let them know.

7. IMAX rooms will have the largest screen

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IMAX is a projection room with a curved screen, and it is a giant screen, allowing viewers to have a wider viewing angle than usual.

8. You should bring your own 3D glasses when you go to the theater

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Not only to increase the experience, but also because of hygiene. Although theaters all claim they will clean the glass after each movie screen, this period is relatively difficult. So if it's a person obsessed with cleanliness, it's best to bring your own glasses.

9. Movie theaters sometimes show "old" movies

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There are a number of times, theaters don't just show new movies, but old classic works too.

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