Have you ever or would you go to the movies alone?

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  1. puddingicecream profile image74
    puddingicecreamposted 7 years ago

    Have you ever or would you go to the movies alone?

    Very few people seem to go by themselves in the US. What are your thoughts about this?

  2. amurbach profile image82
    amurbachposted 7 years ago

    No, never went to the movies by myself and I probably wouldn't ever go by myself because it's more of a group type activity for me.

  3. profile image0
    rorshak sobchakposted 7 years ago

    I dislike going places myself. I don't see anything wrong with getting to spend some time with yourself though.

  4. kwade tweeling profile image91
    kwade tweelingposted 7 years ago

    Yes I have, I would do it again. Sometimes it is nice to take time alone. Movies are not usually my first choice but occasionally it is nice to have the focus.

  5. CWanamaker profile image98
    CWanamakerposted 7 years ago

    I have and I enjoyed my time there.  I didn't see anything wrong with it.

  6. Rosie2010 profile image73
    Rosie2010posted 7 years ago

    I live in Canada.  I love movies!  If I want to go to the movies and no one wants to come with me, I just go by myself.

  7. KateWest profile image75
    KateWestposted 7 years ago

    I've done it many times, especially when I get tired of trying to coordinate schedules. Most enjoyable.

  8. Sapphireid profile image68
    Sapphireidposted 7 years ago

    Hello Puddingicecream, Yes, I've went to the movies alone and enjoyed it. That was within the last 2 years, not too long ago and now, it's a drag to go because of all the people who are inconsiderate w/ the noise they cause. I don't enjoy going to the movie theatre anymore and DON'T. That's easy. Put my energy in other positive directions. Not in directions that bring irritation and discomfort.

    Many people do the buddy system, when going to the movies and it's a good thing family's do together.

    Regards, Sapphireid

  9. Jeannieinabottle profile image90
    Jeannieinabottleposted 7 years ago

    I live in the U.S. and I go by myself at least a few times a year now.  I used to never do it, but I don't care anymore.  At least that way none of your friends are whispering and making you miss part of the movie.  Also, I like to save money by going in the morning and most of my friends are not morning people.

  10. profile image0
    vinsanityposted 7 years ago

    I have gone alone before, but I was on vacation. I would go alone again.

  11. rob_allen profile image82
    rob_allenposted 7 years ago

    yes, i do that all the time. Sometimes you really need to distress and pamper yourself with no one around you. Being alone sometimes is a good thing to do.

  12. Guanta profile image69
    Guantaposted 7 years ago

    It is not my favorite thing to do, there is something comforting about sharring your views, thoughts, etc., with someone else when you've both seen the same movie. I will go see a romantic movie alone if I have to, but  I definately will not go see a scarry movie alone!

  13. twilanelson profile image59
    twilanelsonposted 7 years ago

    Yes, I have gone to the movie theater several times by myself.  I love it,  it is very relaxing.

  14. Don Ship profile image78
    Don Shipposted 7 years ago

    There's nothing wrong with going for movies alone? I've gone alone so many times, and I enjoyed my time there, I would definitely love to do it again, if I don't have a choice.

 
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