People seeking to slip their own snacks into Cinemark cinema will have to get more creative.The chain has announced that bags or plans larger than 12x12x6 inches will not be permitted inside theaters, starting Thursday, Feb. 22. The policy, posted to the company’s website, does allow exceptions for medical equipment bags and diaper bags.Cinemark states it took the step to”enhance the safety and security of visitors and workers. “The chain keeps in mind that it does not provide places to store bags and reserves the right to examine all bags and packages.The move didn’t exactly impress spectators posting to social media.Some recommended decreasing snack prices
to discourage spectators from sneaking in snacks.Maybe if @Cinemark sold snacks and popcorn at an affordable rate we would not have to sneak food in. It makes no sense that a little popcorn and drink cost$10– Jade(@JadeBurnam) February 21, 2018 Others said the size of the bag won’t avoid them from bringing in
food.Jokes on you, Cinemark. I can still slip a burger into my tiniest bag. A smushed burger is still a hamburger– Catalina(@cataleesi) February 21, 2018 Some individuals utilized Twitter to discuss how the restriction will simply push them to purchase from Cinemark’s competitors.Doesn’t matter
I’ll just go to AMC where I can slip in endless amounts of food and drink.– Zachery Joseph Baker(@zbaker96) February 21, 2018 Cinemark, headquartered in Plano, Texas, has 533 theaters with 5,957 screens throughout the United States and Latin America, inning accordance with its site.
The chain is the third biggest in the U.S.Southern California theaters These are the 21 Southern California locations listed on Cinemark’s site. Century Stadium 25 and XD(in Orange)Century Huntington Beach and XD Cinemark Downey and XD Cinemark At The Pike Outlets and XD(in Long Beach )Cinemark Movies 8 (in Chino)Cinemark Carson & XD Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 15 and XD Cinemark 18 & XD (in Los Angeles) Cinemark Playa Vista and XD Cinemark North Hollywood Cinemark 16 Victorville and XD Cinemark Movies 10(in Victorville )Cinemark Antelope Valley Shopping Center Cinemark Jess Ranch(in Apple Valley)Cinemark Movies 12(in Lancaster)Cinemark 22 and IMAX(in Lancaster)Century RiverPark 16 and XD(in Oxnard)Century @ The River and XD
(in Rancho Mirage )Century 10 Downtown(in Ventura)Century La Quinta and XD Cinemark Imperial Valley Shopping Center 14