This movie celebrates movie houses and drive-in theater that were very memorable in the Chicagoland area. Couldn’t include every single one, because of time and availability of photos. Music is from Drive-In Intermission clips.
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Drive-in Theaters Enjoy a Revival
Long after most drive-in movie theaters had shuttered their screens ... The 1970s and 1980s saw the extinction of many theaters. Because some stood on coveted land, developers extended offers that ...
Honda wants to save America's drive-in movie theaters
America's drive-in movie theaters are on the brink of extinction. At their peak in the 1950s and '60s, the country boasted over 4000 of the open-air cinemas. Today, there are 368, and these holdovers ...