Movie Site IDs Best Time for Bathroom Breaks

Website says when to empty your bladder at the movies
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Aug 8, 2009 5:21 PM CDT
In this image released by Warner Bros., Emma Watson, center, Daniel Radcliffe, right, and Rupert Grint are shown in a scene from "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince."    (AP Photo/Warner Bros., Jaap Buitendjik)
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(Newser) – You’re in the theater, watching the latest Harry Potter flick, when suddenly nature calls. What to do? Technology finally has the answer: A website called identifies scenes you can stand to miss when you jog off to the bathroom, the Los Angeles Times reports. In Harry Potter, for instance, you'll be safe leaving at minute 33 when Dumbledore says, “off to bed, pip-pip.” The site, also available as an iPhone app, provides summaries of the not-much-action scenes for those who insist on catching up.