Watching movies in theaters is better than at home

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Viewers get heightened neurological response from theaters compared to the small screen

(FOX NEWS) — Watching a movie in the theaters may make you like the movie better.

Showcase cinemas says they’ve completed a first of its kind biometrics study that measured moviegoers neurological response to watching a movie in theaters compared to at home.

Sensors measured heart rate and skin conductance.

Those who watched in theaters, had 252 times the amount of neurological excitement compared to at-home viewers.

They say 90 percent of theater watchers rated the overall movie experience as excellent or very good compared to 55 percent who watched at home.

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