CKL's HotSheet (unpublished)

December 20, 2001

Good movie, BAD theatre

Overheard outside the Century Cinema 16 (1500 North Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View, California), after Tuesday's midnight show of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring:

I've been unhappy with Century Theatres for a long time now. I don't enjoy seeing movies at their theatres for various reasons-- sound problems, projection problems, uncomfortable seats, incompetent employees-- but I've allowed other people to drag me there.

I am now absolutely, unequivocally BOYCOTTING Century Theatres. I've had enough. No more exceptions for friends or group outings. I will never visit another Century Theatre in my life.

But hey, the movie was great. I highly recommend seeing it at any of these good bay area theatres:

For complete details on the problems at Tuesday's show, see my CAVEAT EMPTOR web page.