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Mobile Movie (aka "MobMov") is a worldwide network of guerrilla Drive-in theater, drive-ins using car-powered video projectors and FM transmitter (personal device), FM transmitters.{{Cite web, url=http://mobmov.org/, title=MobMov: modern drive-in and Mobile Movie outdoor cinema, website=mobmov.org, access-date=2019-03-23 The MobMov represents over 150 independent guerrilla drive-ins, from United States to France, India, and Australia. Shows are free and are announced via mailing list and SMS. Patrons drive to the listed location, tune their radios, and watch a movie drive-in style. The coordinator uses a car or small generator to power the projector and FM transmitter. The MobMov was started by Bryan Kennedy in May, 2005. Kennedy's San Francisco-area MobMov has been defunct since late 2009 but other variations on the concept exist in the San Francisco Bay Area, and throughout the United States. See also * List of drive-in theaters * Drive-in theater#Revival, Drive-in theater Reviva ...
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Drive-in Theater
A drive-in theater or drive-in cinema is a form of movie theater, cinema structure consisting of a large outdoor movie screen, a projection booth, a concession stand, and a large parking area for automobiles. Within this enclosed area, customers can view movies from the privacy and comfort of their cars. Some drive-ins have small playgrounds for children and a few picnic tables or benches. The screen can be as simple as a wall that is painted white or it can be a steel truss, truss structure with a complex finish. Originally, the movie's Sound recording and reproduction, sound was provided by Loudspeaker, speakers on the screen and later by individual speakers hung from the window of each car, which were attached by wire. These systems were superseded by the more practical method of microbroadcasting the soundtrack to car radios. This also allows the soundtrack to be picked up in stereophonic sound, stereo by the audience on in-car stereo systems, which are typically higher in qualit ...
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List Of Drive-in Theaters
This is a list of drive-in theaters. A drive-in theater is a form of movie theater, cinema structure consisting of a large outdoor Projection screen, movie screen, a projection booth, a concession stand, and a large parking lot, parking area for automobiles. Within this enclosed area, customers can view films from their cars. This list includes active and defunct drive-in theaters. Drive-in theatres Australia About 330 drive-in theatres were established in Australia, following the Skyline, established in 1954 in Melbourne. United States The first drive-in was opened in 1933 in New Jersey. As of 2017, around 330 drive-in theaters were operating in the United States, down from a peak of around 4,000 in the late 1950s. At least six are listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). Notable U.S. examples include: Gallery File:Wellfleet drive in theater entrance.jpg, The entrance of Wellfleet Drive-In Theater in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, August 2008 File:Bou ...
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