It’s hard to resist the beckoning of the concessions at the local cinema—buttery popcorn, sweet chocolate bars, and sugary-sweet gummy candies. Not only do these snacks cost a bundle, taking a load off your wallet; they also can add a load of weight to your midsection.
Here are the eight worst culprits when it comes to movie munchies, in super-sized portions…
1. Reese’s Pieces
They’re small, but they’re full of sugar and saturated fat, which makes Reese’s Pieces a dangerous movie snack. It’s easy to gobble down all 580 calories and 26 grams of fat in that 4-ounce bag in a darkened movie theater—especially during a tense chase scene.