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Skyline Drive-In Theater in Barstow, CA

Skyline Drive-In Theater

in Barstow, CA

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Aug, 2015
Theatre Catalog For Sale. See our Ebay auction for an 1949-50, 8th Edition Theatre Catalog.
May, 2015
Theatre Catalogs Back. Browse the movie theater industry Theatre Catalogs, or use the search.
May, 2015
The Troy Paiva exhibit is back online. See Drive-in Theater Boneyard.
April, 2015
The Interactive Statistics are up and functional again.
June, 2014
Our store is back online. Get classics like drive-in speakers and Drizzle Gards as well as books and other drive-in theater related items in the Store.

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UKs biggest Christmas movie drive-in heading to Edinburgh in December ... Scottish Daily Record