Thomas Warren, wtop.com
WASHINGTON – From $12 tickets to $6 popcorn to $7 drinks, going to the movies has become a costly venture.
According to the National Association of Theatre Owners, the average movie ticket price in 2011 was $7.93, up from $7.89 in 2010.
However, there are ways to enjoy the movie-going experience without putting a huge dent in the budget.
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