- 1 How do you buy movie tickets in theaters?
- 2 Can I purchase movie tickets in person?
- 3 What does R mean on movies?
- 4 Does cinema ask ID?
- 5 Are you allowed to bring food in the cinema?
- 6 How does a movie get an R rating?
- 7 Is TV MA worse than R?
- 8 Can a 16 year old watch a rated R movie?
- 9 Can I use my birth certificate as ID at the cinema?
- 10 Do you need ID to get into a 15 movie?
- 11 Do Showcase cinema ask for ID?
How do you buy movie tickets in theaters?
In order to legally get in to a movie theater or cineplex, you must purchase a ticket. Tickets may be purchased at the box office of the theater to which you are going or they can be purchased online or by calling Moviephone.
Can I purchase movie tickets in person?
Theatre: Tickets can be purchased directly at the local theatre once the showtimes are available to purchase. You can purchase the tickets at the theatre through the kiosk or directly at the box office. Visit the theatre box office or kiosk to print your tickets.
What does R mean on movies?
R: Restricted, Children Under 17 Require Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian. This rating means the film contains adult material such as adult activity, harsh language, intense graphic violence, drug abuse and nudity.
Does cinema ask ID?
We always follow national rules about film ratings, and if you’re lucky enough to be looking younger than the film’s rating, we’ll have to ask to see some ID. Another reason you could be asked for ID is to make sure you’re getting the right ticket for your film.
Are you allowed to bring food in the cinema?
Cinema bosses don’t like people taking hot food in to cinemas as they can be spilled on to the floor or seats, meaning customers’ clothing could be stained by a rogue dollop of sauce or oil. “We reserve the right to refuse customers entry into the screens with hot food or alcohol bought outside the premises.
How does a movie get an R rating?
An R-rated motion picture may include adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other elements, so that parents are counseled to take this rating very seriously.
Is TV MA worse than R?
Is R or MA worse than the above? R is a film rating (MPAA). It is lower than NC17 and higher than PG13. R and TVMA are very similar in rating.
Can a 16 year old watch a rated R movie?
You must be at least 17 with a photo ID, which includes your birth date, to purchase a ticket for yourself for an R rated movie. If you are under 17, or do not have a photo ID, your parent must come to the theatre to purchase your ticket for an R rated movie.
Can I use my birth certificate as ID at the cinema?
In order to prove your age we require official I.D. that includes a photo and date of birth such as a passport or driver’s license. Birth certificates are accepted as long as this is accompanied by supporting photo ID.)
Do you need ID to get into a 15 movie?
Cinemas may verify a person’s age before they provide access to an MA 15+ or R 13+, 15+,16+,18+ film. Proof of age may be requested of the person claiming to be 13, 15, 16 or 18, or of the parent or guardian.
Do Showcase cinema ask for ID?
Students may purchase tickets at the box office or online. You will be asked to produce a valid photo student ID on entry to the film. In the event of a dispute, the manager’s decision is final.