Kanopolis set to reopen in March

The Hutchinson (KS) News published an opinion piece with the uncontroversial assertion that “This summer you should drive up to Kanopolis to see a movie.” Sheila Lismon’s article was a celebration of the Kanopolis Drive-In, which announced on Facebook that it will reopen for another season March 8. Any drive-in that continues showing movies in…

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Watch this great short about Colorado Drive-Ins

I just realized that I haven’t shared this great short film with you. It’s called¬†Projector: The Last Outdoor Cinemas of Colorado, and it looks like a labor of love for director Mike Liguori and his Thousand Foot Pictures. Liguori hopes to expand the short into a feature-length documentary, which would be a great thing, of…

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Second-oldest drive-in tries Facebook fundraising

The Sun Chronicle of Westbrooke ME ran a lengthy article about the Saco Drive-In’s struggle to find money for its digital conversion project. According to the Chronicle, the Saco opened in 1939 and is the second-oldest drive-in still in operation. Its operator, Ry Russell, has turned to the Saco’s Facebook fans to raise the money…

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