Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Drive-In Theaters: A History from Their Inception in 1933” as Want to Read:
Drive-In Theaters: A History from Their Inception in 1933
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Drive-In Theaters: A History from Their Inception in 1933

3.91  ·  Rating Details  ·  11 Ratings  ·  1 Review
A primarily American institution (though it appeared in other countries such as Japan and Italy), the drive-in theater now sits on the verge of extinction. During its heyday, drive-ins could be found in communities both large and small. Some of the larger theaters held up to 3,000 cars and were often filled to capacity on weekends. The history of the drive-in from its begi ...more
Hardcover, 286 pages
Published December 1st 1992 by McFarland & Company
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Drive-In Theaters, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Drive-In Theaters

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-29 of 27)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sarah Sammis
Mar 11, 2011 Sarah Sammis rated it it was amazing
Shelves: read-in-1996
Fascinating history of the rise and fall of the drive in theater.
Brendan
Brendan marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2016
Michal
Michal added it
Jun 22, 2016
Boom Charudilokworrakul
Boom Charudilokworrakul rated it really liked it
May 08, 2016
Amanda
Amanda rated it really liked it
Nov 04, 2015
Kenneth J
Kenneth J is currently reading it
Jun 08, 2015
Kenneth J
Kenneth J marked it as to-read
Jun 06, 2015
Ba Jin
Ba Jin added it
May 28, 2015
Kelly
Kelly rated it really liked it
May 04, 2015
Don Smith
Don Smith rated it it was amazing
May 02, 2015
Zombiesockmonkey
Zombiesockmonkey marked it as to-read
Apr 30, 2015
Carla
Carla rated it liked it
Aug 27, 2014
Fernie
Fernie marked it as to-read
May 05, 2014
Fernie
Fernie marked it as to-read
May 05, 2014
Shannon
Shannon rated it it was amazing
Feb 17, 2014
Ben
Ben rated it it was ok
Sep 25, 2013
Nicole Floyd
Nicole Floyd marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2013
Nakita
Nakita marked it as to-read
Mar 26, 2013
Carla
Carla added it
Feb 22, 2015
Kathy
Kathy rated it liked it
Jan 13, 2014
Mindy Binder
Mindy Binder rated it it was amazing
Feb 23, 2012
Fatesocruel
Fatesocruel marked it as to-read
May 26, 2011
VegasGal
VegasGal marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2011
Craig
Craig marked it as to-read
Oct 15, 2008
Craig
Craig marked it as to-read
Oct 15, 2008
Kevin
Kevin rated it liked it
Oct 04, 2007
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book