Author Archives: mrdrivein

Mar. 17: Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater, Trenton GA

It’s Day 76 of my virtual Drive-In-a-Day Odyssey. Snce it was St. Patrick’s Day, I got on the road before anyone needed to come home after drinking green beer. It took just about 40 minutes to drive up I-59 from Henagar to the Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater in Trenton GA. According to Cinema Treasures, the Wilderness was built in 2005 as a single-screen…

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Mar. 16: Henagar Drive-In Theatre, Henagar AL

It’s Day 75 of my virtual Drive-In-a-Day Odyssey. It took less than an hour to drive down I-59 from Centre to the Henagar Drive-In Theatre in Henagar AL, the epicenter of the largest national drive-in news story since Honda’s Project Drive-In in 2013. According to Cinema Treasures, the Henagar was built in 2002 and converted to digital projection in 2014. Apparently it was…

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MO’s 66 Drive-In Gets New Ownership

There’s a great article in today’s Carthage (MO) Press about the changing of the guard at the 66 Drive-In Theatre there. After restoring the 66 and running it for 30 years, Mark and Dixie Goodman have sold it to Nathan McDonald, his wife, Amy, and three children. McDonald, a former Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputy, had worked for the 66…

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