Memphis remembers the Bellevue

Vance Lauderdale, a columnist for Memphis magazine, gave us a tease to whet our appetite for an article about the old Summer Drive-In (Memphis TN) in its November issue. (Not Memphis’s current Summer, which is still open, as shown by the Flickr pool photo at the right. Confusing!) Anyway, this online memory isn’t about any…

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Starlight Six is in worshipful spotlight

The Film Screen Rejects site devoted a recent installment of its Movie House of Worship series on the Starlight Six Drive-In (Atlanta GA). The article presented a thorough rundown of all elements of the Starlight Six, including its history, a few nice old photos, and some personal memories. “I used to go to the drive-in all the…

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Fiesta going digital, year-round

The Carlsbad NM Current-Argus (what a great name for a newspaper!) recently wrote that the Fiesta Drive-In there has completed its digital changeover and will be operating year-round. According to the lengthy article, one of the three screens will be showing double features, and there are plenty of daily specials including Thursdays as Carload night…

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