Movie theater employee reveals secrets about concession stand snacks

The employee shared information on ordering popcorn, nachos and drinks
Photo credit Ethan Miller / Staff

For movie lovers; there is nothing better than going to the movie theater to see a film. While many claim it’s the environment, the large screen or the sound that do it for them, plenty enjoy the movie theater experience for one reason and one reason only; the food. Snacks have become a huge part of the movie theater experience. However, one movie theater employee recently decided it was time customers knew the truth about the concession stand.

In a video that recently went viral, a movie theater employee shares information on ordering popcorn, nachos and drinks. The video includes the man pretending to be a customer ordering different popcorn sizes, revealing the different sizes actually hold the same amount of popcorn. “If you’re at the movies just get a small or large no in between,” the video is captioned.

According to, the employee also detailed issues with ordering drinks and nachos in the video. Since being shared, the video has been viewed over 8.4 million times. With these food tips, the movie theater experience may now be even better.

Featured Image Photo Credit: Ethan Miller / Staff