Contact Us
Make My Homepage

You Talk, You Text in a Movie Theater, You Disappoint George Strait

Subscribe to KRFO-FM on

George Strait doesn’t want you to talk or text. Well, at least not during a show at any Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.

The country music legend recently cut a public service announcement-esque video for the cinema chain, which is famously known for its strict policing of movie theater etiquette. The drafthouse.com website even reads: “We have zero tolerance for talking or cellphone use of any kind during movies, and we aren’t afraid to kick anyone rude enough to start texting their friends during a show right out of the theater.”

In the video, Strait begins by introducing himself and welcoming all viewers to the Alamo Drafthouse. However, before he can finish his next sentence, his cellphone starts ringing and interrupts the announcement. Strait makes an embarrassed face and says “Sorry about that. Hey, don’t be that guy.”

Obviously a spoof, the video then posts a banner of words onscreen that read: “You talk. You text. You disappoint George Strait. Don’t be that guy.”

Throughout the video, Strait features his Codigo tequila, plugs his September Vegas shows and also references his 1992 musical western film Pure Country (“So I hope you enjoy the movie Pure Country“), so it’s likely that the ad is only running before that film and not all of the Alamo’s feature movies.

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has 22 locations nationwide and originally launched in Strait’s home state of Texas in the late ’90s.

Is Strait’s Music the Best of the ’90s? Watch!

Subscribe to KRFO-FM on

George Strait’s Best Pictures From Then and Now

Next: Pictures of George Strait Through the Years

Best of Kat Kountry 105

Recommended for Your

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://katkountry105.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KRFO-FM Kat Kountry 105 quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KRFO-FM Kat Kountry 105 contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.