Five American drive-in theaters will receive a free upgrade to a digital projector as part of a nationwide vote.
The upgrade, valued at $75,000, will help the drive-ins to stay in business as film distributors move to digital at the end of the year.
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As a kid, some of our most exciting times were spent at the Drive-In Movie. Our parents would surprise us and we couldn't wait. Mom would cook sandwiches, we'd load the cooler with Grapette drinks (my favorite soda in it's day), make popcorn, and we'd be off. It was all too much fun.
There aren't many Drive-In's left anymore. I think Muskegon is the closest, but what about a kind of 'walk-up'