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Old 01-19-12, 04:46 PM
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Re: How often does your local movie theater clean their bathrooms?

Maybe he simultaneously came and went.
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Originally Posted by KillerCannibal View Post
When I worked in a theater, we went out back and smoked pot every 2 hours.
Well there was some of that too.
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Originally Posted by SubZeri View Post
Good ol' GC, where else can you have that kind of fun working for $3.50/hr on a Saturday night?
All I had growing up was General Cinema and AMC. I always preferred AMC theaters but most of the "good movies" were at GC. I guess the theaters put in a bid for which films they were going to get but all of the big films were there.

I love how their website is still up and operating.

http://generalcinematheatres.com/
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Originally Posted by Superboy View Post
I used to work in a movie theater.

They almost never clean the bathrooms. It's just too much trouble. When you have hundreds of people getting out of a movie at once, all running for the restroom... there's no point.
What kind of BS attitude is that? If things in life were too much trouble then things wouldn't get done.

I work for a bank and there's too many customers, accounts and money so we lost track of how much money is yours and gave it to someone else. Oops sorry it was just too much trouble.
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Re: How often does your local movie theater clean their bathrooms?

He went into the family restroom, which has a locking door. He wasn't in a stall in the main men's restroom. And nobody at the theater, including the cleaning staff, had a key. After five days they noticed an odor coming from the room so they forced the door open and found DeGrazio.

Five managers have been placed on leave.

And DeGrazio was at the theater to see The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.

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Originally Posted by SubZeri View Post
Working for General Cinema in 1992, I saw alot of bathroom horror up close and personal.
I worked for KFC in 1989, and cleaned the bathrooms dozens of times. That's when I learned a great truth about life: men's restrooms tended to be dirtier than women's restrooms... but if you were gonna find some fucked up shit, it was always in the women's restroom.

I mean, sometimes dudes took a dump and didn't flush, and there was always some "dribble" on the floor. But the women's room... [deep sigh] some of the stuff in there would make you lose your faith in God! It was disgusting:

Spoiler:

- "[woman's name] is a bitch!" written in feces on the stall walls.

- "[woman's name] is a bitch!" written in menstrual blood on the stall walls.

- Other graffiti (never saw any in the men's room.)

- Bloody tampons frequently left anywhere.

- Vomit all over the floor (didn't even TRY to use the toilet or sink)

- Partially-eaten pieces of chicken left in bathroom stalls.

- A single shoe, fully intact (no missing heel or anything, never got that one)

- Soap dispenser ripped out of the wall.

- Unusual items in trash, including a ton of cigarette butts (together, as if someone emptied their car's ashtray in the bathroom), dirty panties, used pantyhose, empty Pringle's cans, an empty bag of mini doughnuts (different day than the Pringle's can), and a plastic grocery store bag full of empty packaging for different types of makeup (I guess they left theirs at home that day?). 99% of the time, the trash in the men's restroom was... used paper towels. And nothing else.

I'm sure I've forgotten (repressed?) other stuff.
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Re: How often does your local movie theater clean their bathrooms?

Originally Posted by Superboy View Post
I used to work in a movie theater.

They almost never clean the bathrooms. It's just too much trouble. When you have hundreds of people getting out of a movie at once, all running for the restroom... there's no point.
This. And stuff like this (letting brat kids run about like it's a playground) is the reason I don't go to the cinema anymore.

Better off to wait and for about the same price as admission and buy the DVD. Or, better yet, wait for a few months after that when it always drops down to $5 in a discount bin.
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Originally Posted by Rex Fenestrarum View Post
I worked for KFC in 1989, and cleaned the bathrooms dozens of times. That's when I learned a great truth about life: men's restrooms tended to be dirtier than women's restrooms... but if you were gonna find some fucked up shit, it was always in the women's restroom.

I mean, sometimes dudes took a dump and didn't flush, and there was always some "dribble" on the floor. But the women's room... [deep sigh] some of the stuff in there would make you lose your faith in God! It was disgusting:

Spoiler:

- "[woman's name] is a bitch!" written in feces on the stall walls.

- "[woman's name] is a bitch!" written in menstrual blood on the stall walls.

- Other graffiti (never saw any in the men's room.)

- Bloody tampons frequently left anywhere.

- Vomit all over the floor (didn't even TRY to use the toilet or sink)

- Partially-eaten pieces of chicken left in bathroom stalls.

- A single shoe, fully intact (no missing heel or anything, never got that one)

- Soap dispenser ripped out of the wall.

- Unusual items in trash, including a ton of cigarette butts (together, as if someone emptied their car's ashtray in the bathroom), dirty panties, used pantyhose, empty Pringle's cans, an empty bag of mini doughnuts (different day than the Pringle's can), and a plastic grocery store bag full of empty packaging for different types of makeup (I guess they left theirs at home that day?). 99% of the time, the trash in the men's restroom was... used paper towels. And nothing else.

I'm sure I've forgotten (repressed?) other stuff.
Yuck. You have my sympathies on this topic.

The cleanest bathroom that I've been to at a theater here (Hawaii) is a small one that shows primarily indie and foreign films. I think they renovated it a few years ago. It's light years better than the bathroom at the shithole cineplex that is near my house.

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