Hubungan faktor-faktor perilaku terencana, kebutuhan penyelesaian, personalisasi rekomendasi, cliffhanger dan binge-watching

  • M Aulia Akbar Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Gemilang Faruqi Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Amelia Ardhan Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Mohammad Hamam Wicaksono Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Tarisa Khairina Yunizar Universitas Padjadjaran
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Keywords: binge-watching, theory of planned behaviour, cliffhanger, personalised suggestion, need for completion


The development in Video on Demand (VOD) services technology has proven to increase the chance of binge-watching. However, early literature about binge-watching only focuses on health risk and their opinion on this topic. Therefore, this study intended to find aspects that affect binge-watching duration among college students. Theory of planned behaviour (TPB) that discusses the role of attitude and intention on an individual’s behavior was applied to find the affected aspect of binge-watching duration. Variables such as need for completion, personalised suggestions, and cliffhanger were analysed as moderators. Participants of this study were active Indonesian undergraduate students who were selected by applying snowball sampling method. Data were collected using online questionnaire using Likert Scale and terbuka questions on Google Form. The results indicate that TPB, need for completion, personalised suggestions, and cliffhanger correlated to binge-watching duration among undergraduate students.


Author Biography

M Aulia Akbar, Universitas Padjadjaran
Undergraduate Communication Student at Padjadjaran University


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How to Cite
Akbar, M. A., Faruqi, G., Ardhan, A., Wicaksono, M. H., & Yunizar, T. K. (2021). Hubungan faktor-faktor perilaku terencana, kebutuhan penyelesaian, personalisasi rekomendasi, cliffhanger dan binge-watching. Jurnal Studi Komunikasi, 5(2), 533-550.