Imagine you are going to the movies. You get your ticket, stop by the snack bar, and spend a small fortune on a pool-sized soda, popcorn, and Milk Duds. You walk into the theater, find your seat and that’s when the trailers start.
Now is the time for your functionality to begin, but that dreaded soda has already come back to haunt you. It’s time to go to the bathroom. If you were at home, that wouldn’t be a problem. You can just hit pause and not miss a thing. But this is the theater. It won’t stop or start movies for your convenience.
But yet you have paid for your ticket. You don’t want to miss anything exciting, but you also can’t sit in your seat doing a “must go” dance for the whole movie, either. What to do?
Believe it or not, there is an app for this. He can’t silence the call of the wild, but he can find the slow or unimportant moments in the movie, so you can get up and go about your business without missing any major or crucial plot points.
Never miss key moments from the movies again
Just download and launch the RunPee app to get started and enter the movie you are watching. The application is updated regularly and each movie in the cinema will be in the database from the day of its release.
Just start the timer and RunPee will tell you when it’s good to take a bathroom break. The breaks will also be categorized as Recommended Pee and Emergency Pee, based on plot points. Best of all, you won’t need to check your phone during the movie. The app can vibrate silently and alert you when it’s time.
When you select your movie from the main menu, you’ll see a handful of notes including descriptions of the scene where you should stop. You’ll see clues as to when your break scene is coming, in case you don’t want the app to vibrate to alert you.
RunPee will also tell you how long a pause scene lasts. This way you will know exactly how much time you have before you miss something important.
When taking your break, be sure to take your phone with you. While you are taking your break, click on the section where you are taking your break and you can read what you are missing. There will be a full rundown of what exactly is going on.
If you’re a little late for the movies, RunPee will give you a recap of the first three minutes of the movie. It will also let you know if there is any bonus footage at the end of the movie.
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