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Drive-in theaters

a history from their inception in 1933

by Kerry Segrave

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Drive-in theaters -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-275) and index.

      Statementby Kerry Segrave.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.U6 S37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1743189M
      ISBN 100899507522
      LC Control Number92050319

      About Blue Moon Drive-in Located on Highway 43 between Guin and Winfield, Alabama, the Blue Moon Drive-in is a 2 screen drive-in theater that has been in operation since Not much at the Blue Moon Drive-in has changed since it opened all those years ago with the exception of the addition of a second screen as the drive-in was originally. FORT WORTH MOVIE TICKETS. Click here to purchase movie tickets valid for Coyote Drive-In Fort Worth. If you wish to continue, please come see us!

      Coyote Drive-In is a drive-in movie theater in Fort Worth. We show new movies, have a full restaurant & bar, and often have special events. Come see us! The American drive-in era began in , when the first theater opened in Camden, N.J. It survived three years—long enough for the concept to catch on elsewhere. In , Shankweiler’s Drive-in Theatre set up shop in Orefield, Pa., and soon became America’s oldest, with operations still in full swing today.

      2, Drive In Movie stock pictures and images Browse 2, drive in movie stock photos and images available, or search for outdoor movie or drive in theater to find more great stock photos and pictures. The second drive-in, Shankweiler's, started a year later in Orefields, Pa. A few others followed, but the concept didn't really get traction until the advent of in-car speakers in the early s.


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Richard Hollingshead Patent 2. Architect’s Ground Plan for Camden Drive-in : Kerry Segrave. The drive-in theater has been an integral part of American culture since when entrepreneur Richard M.

Hollingshead, Jr. opened the first drive-in theater in Camden, New Jersey. For a country infatuated with the automobile's convenience, Hollywood movies, and fast food, the drive-in--which offered all three- /5.

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From its origins in the Great Depression, through its peak in the s and s and ultimately its slow demise in the s, the drive-in holds a unique place in the country's collective : Harry Skrdla. The home theater will never replace the drive-in theater in America's imaginary landscape.

Donald Davis recalls a summer working under the lax supervision of Daff-Knee Garlic, owner and operator of the Sulpher Springs Big-Screen Drive-In Theater in rural North Carolina in the early s/5.

Drive-in movie theaters are seeing an uptick in business across the country as audiences practice social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic. Amid coronavirus outbreak, drive-in theaters unexpectedly find their momentFollowers: K.

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A primarily American institution (though it appeared in other countries such as Japan and Italy), the drive-in theater now sits on the verge of extinction. During its heyday, drive-ins could be found in communities both large and small.

Some of the larger theaters held up. This Book Tells About: A primarily American institution (though it appeared in other countries such as Japan and Italy), the drive-in theater now sits on the verge of extinction.

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The drive-in theatre is open nightly. If you attend the drive-in, be advised that: You may not park your vehicle within six feet of another vehicle. You must view the movie from within your vehicle.

You must wear a mask when outside your vehicle to visit the bathroom or snack bar. You must practice social distancing at all times. A drive-in theater or drive-in cinema is a form of cinema structure consisting of a large outdoor movie screen, a projection booth, a concession stand and a large parking area for automobiles.

Within this enclosed area, customers can view movies from the privacy and comfort of their cars. Some drive-ins have small playgrounds for children and a few picnic tables or benches. From the first theaters of the early s to the successful ozoners of today, the glorious history of the drive-in is told.

For those who fondly recall watching movies under the stars, this book of nostalgia is sure to take you back to the days when life was good, cars had style, and the drive-in theatre was the epitome of American entertainment.One of the few motel-movie-drive-in combos left in the United States, this theater offers both a motel and an outdoor cinema.

You can watch a movie from your car, or from your motel room.Drive-In Theaters. This article relates to Treeborne. Realizing her dreams of becoming a Hollywood actress are dwindling, Tammy Treeborne - a central protagonist in Treeborne - decides to indulge her passion for the movies in another way, by opening her very own drive-in theater in Elberta, Alabama.

The drive-in theater is an American icon, itself immortalized in countless classic movies.