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Drive-in Movies Still Capture Large Audiencesi
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July 18, 2013 11:31 PM
Drive-in movie theaters were once a vibrant part of American culture. These outdoor theaters with huge screens reached their peak in the late 1950s with more than 4,000 of them across the U.S. These days it's tough to find one. However, some drive-ins still bring in big crowds just like the old days. VOA’s June Soh takes us to one in Virginia.

Drive-in Movies Still Capture Large Audiences

Published July 18, 2013

Drive-in movie theaters were once a vibrant part of American culture. These outdoor theaters with huge screens reached their peak in the late 1950s with more than 4,000 of them across the U.S. These days it's tough to find one. However, some drive-ins still bring in big crowds just like the old days. VOA’s June Soh takes us to one in Virginia.


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