When To Pull The Plug On Movies And Shows

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Inertia is a powerful force. Sure, it can keep your car from rolling away, but can also keep you rooted to your seat during a movie or show that seriously doesn't deserve your time or attention. And it's all because it's hard to tell when exactly to bail out.

Our plasticians feel your pain, and have created a series of handy charts to help you figure out when to stop watching a movie or show.

When a show re-casts a major character ... Not the Original Cast Original Cast it's time to find a new show.

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Entry by Agus Tamini

Gilmore BBIC W dcih VAOCTOR WING When showrunner a quits or is fired, it's time to find a new show! CRAGKEOON

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Entry by Scott Laffey

When flirty banter and sexual tension is the basis of the show, but then the characters start dating... There's no longer any point in watching.

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Entry by MiaVega

LO WHEN you Get to tHe FOURTH GLIPHoW,It'STeto-BA!L vatchability S04E18 S06 E03 S07E10 09E11 S13 E17 Number of clip shows

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Entry by Megamind18

When the viewership of a TV show drops drastically because of that one awful season, 2.83 3.12 million 18 2.76 million viewers 3.85 16 million viewers

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Entry by Megamind18

When in a horror movie more screen time is given to senseless jumpscares instead of building a good plot! IK OOCIE APY YOATVAAVN TST ES YEOTOPLAN TRUT

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Entry by scandata

When the characters start marrying each other Two individual characters become one character subset... BORING o.And the show goes downhill from there.

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Entry by PollyDarton

CRACKEDcO COM DESIRE TO WATCH SHOW Recurrences of a long running joke that was only mildly funny the first time.

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Entry by gicusudoru

WHEN A FRANCHISE MAKES MORE MONEY STAR STAR WARS WARSY FROM MERCHANDISING $32 billion THAN FROM BOX OFFICE $9 billion EENAL IT'S TIME TO STOP WATCHING

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Entry by masta_X

YES Did that NO cliffhanger payoff? Keep Stop watching. watching. CRACKED.COM

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Entry by ERRiley

RAon When most of the original cast has left the show... THE WALKING DEAD X X X Ko XX X X maybe you should too.