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Claraviolet

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It can be a television series or a movie, do you think you can stop watching it in the middle?
To be honest, I don't have that control. That's the reason, why I don't pick any television series to watch. I will lose track of time. What about you guys? Do you have enough control to stop watching a series or a movie in the middle, to resume later? Do you have any tips to get such control? If so, do share them here.
 
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It can be a television series or a movie, do you think you can stop watching it in the middle?
To be honest, I don't have that control. That's the reason, why I don't pick any television series to watch. I will lose track of time. What about you guys? Do you have enough control to stop watching a series or a movie in the middle, to resume later? Do you have any tips to get such control? If so, do share them here.
For movies, there is no way i will stop after i have done the first 30 min. For series, if i managed to watch the first two episodes, i usually just have to finish the whole series, whether it's boring or not!!! You just get entangled in the moments and start relating with the characters.
 
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Time is precious, I watch movies to have different knowledge about different things. Once I find a movie is not giving me the motivation to watch it, I tried to quit watching it and find other things to do. Sometimes to break this barrier, I tends to ask for reviews before I watch movie sometimes.
 
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I tend to get wholly immersed in the movie or TV show that I watch and yet, I do have enough self control over myself to stop watching in the middle if something comes up. I can even get by by skipping an episode or two and not lingering for long on what I may have missed!
 
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Well it depends on the kind of movie and also the movie provider.

If you watch it in the cinema, you have to finish it. But if it's a CD or DVD, you could stop it anytime and just go back later. So as with Netflix or Prime for you can watch movies at them at your convenience.
 
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I like a movie that has a lot of action from the beginning as I get bored easily. If I get halfway in and nothing much has happened it is doubtful that I will go back to it at all. I have dozens of half watched movies on my Netflix. If I really like a movie I may or may not watch it from beginning to end depending on how tired I am.
 
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I like a movie that has a lot of action from the beginning as I get bored easily. If I get halfway in and nothing much has happened it is doubtful that I will go back to it at all. I have dozens of half watched movies on my Netflix. If I really like a movie I may or may not watch it from beginning to end depending on how tired I am.
Sometimes I'm doing that too. But not all movies are packed with actions from beginning to the end.

So what I did to follow the story line until it's finished. In doing so, I could appreciate the movie.
 
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