I’m finally ready for the future of film – even though I thought I wasn’t

The Oscars once turned its nose up at Netflix, but a wasted movie pass proved to me recently that we shouldn’t try to fight the tide of modernity

Oscars nods for Netflix productions are growing in number each year
Oscars nods for Netflix productions are growing in number each year

Six months ago, I signed up for an unlimited movie pass at a cinema, allowing me to watch as many films as I could devour.

It costs $25 (£19). A steal, I thought. If I watched 10 movies a month that would be $2.50 per flick. Total bargain.

Reader, I’ve watched four. It’s cost me about $40 per movie. I’ve made a huge mistake and I’m locked in for another six months. I love movies; I just hate movie theatres.

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