For example, the Showboat Drive-in
Theater's website says: "Welcome to the Showboat Drive-In
Theater where you can enjoy 2 feature films under the starts for 1 low price
Holding the DRIVE-IN
Film Festival here at the Delsea Drive-In
is a great way to bring audiences to the drive-ins
," says C.
This effort embodies a deep belief that people should have greater access to movies and that families should experience the fun of going to the drive-in
, said Bill Dever, Managing Director of USA Drive-Ins
theater in Saco is celebrating its 75th anniversary by welcoming hundreds of cars to its giant roadside screen to watch the latest films on a new digital projection system.
The property features multiple loading docks and drive-ins
and a large parking lot.
originated in Oklahoma City, and has built two other locations in Washington--one in Spokane at 1313 N.
Owner Carl Hermansen expects the Southern Willamette Valley's last drive-in
picture show to soon go the way of 16 others that once served area moviegoers.
Doug Reynolds, managing partner of the Broadway location, said most Sonic Drive-Ins
across the country have skating carhops, but the number is dwindling because of high insurance liability.
The group, which has already opened drive-ins
in Harrogate, Birkenhead and Stockport, said the new format was working well and it was seeking sites for new openings.
The video release provides an opportunity to consider a one-time phenomenon through vintage footage, still photographs, and, most fascinating and amusing, the short announcements that ran on the drive-in
screen, dictating behavior, offering enticements, and providing sociological perspectives.
Sonic Corp (Nasdaq:SONC), an operator of a large chain of drive-in
restaurants, on Wednesday reported net income of USD13.