Author Archives: mrdrivein

Midway using Kickstarter to go digital

The Midway Drive-In (Palmyra IL) is facing the modern problem of needing to buy a digital projector. It’s attempting to solve it with a modern solution: a Kickstarter project. Folks who pledge the right amount of cash will receive rewards such as popcorn and pop (we call it “soda” around here), a t-shirt, admission passes,…

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Carload expands to three more states

After 15 years of serving up the weekly movie listings for Colorado drive-in theaters, this site is expanding. I just added the other three states of the Four Corners: Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah. But if Colorado movie listings are what you want, you can still find them here. Like all those theaters that have…

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Texans wax nostalgic at the Brazos

The San Antonio News-Express had a lovely, nostalgic puff piece about the Brazos Drive-In (Granbury TX) in its Sunday edition. I find it ironic that they had to go out of town to experience the fun of a drive-in movie; one of my favorite memories was of the Mission in San Antonio. I sat there…

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