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Lost Memory commented about Hi-Way Drive-In on Oct 20, 2004 at 4:14 pm

The Hi-Way Drive-In has a website that I forgot to include when I added the drive-in here. The website is:
http://www.hiwaydrivein.com/schedule/

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Lost Memory commented about Babylon Cinemas on Oct 20, 2004 at 8:50 am

Your right Bway, it should be west. The address listed puts it just on the west side of Montauk Highway (Main St) near Deer Park Ave.

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Lost Memory commented about Babylon Cinemas on Oct 20, 2004 at 8:38 am

The current listing that I found for this theater is:
Clearview’s Babylon Cinemas
34 Main Street
Babylon, NY 11702

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Lost Memory commented about Stony Brook 17 on Oct 20, 2004 at 8:30 am

This theater is listed as being part of the Loews chain.

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Lost Memory commented about Olympic Drive-In on Oct 20, 2004 at 7:17 am

Before changing locations and becoming the Olympic Drive-In, the Pico Drive-In was the first drive-in theater in California. The Pico drive-in opened September 9, 1934. The address listed for the Pico Drive-In is Pico Blvd & Westwood Blvd.

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Lost Memory commented about Abbott Theatre on Oct 20, 2004 at 6:54 am

Thanks Bryan! 1494 South Park Ave maps correctly for the location given for the Abbott theater.

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Lost Memory commented about Abbott Theatre on Oct 20, 2004 at 6:36 am

Here is a link to a current photo of the site where the Abbott theater was located. The address on that building should be the address for the Abbott theater.
http://ah.bfn.org/h/movie/sandhu/source/13.html

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Lost Memory commented about Roxy Theatre on Oct 20, 2004 at 6:26 am

Disregard that last message, that link is for the Abbott Theater, so 625 William St should be correct for the Savoy/Roxie.

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Lost Memory commented about Roxy Theatre on Oct 20, 2004 at 6:22 am

Charles….I also find a listing of 625 William St. for this theater. Savoy was the name it opened with. The website that Bryan posted has a current photo of the Savoy/Roxy theater. The building now houses a business called Connies Laundry and Dry Cleaning. In the photo, you can see an address on the building. The address appears to be “822-2800”. I’ll post a link to that photo. Maybe someone can read those numbers better than I can.
http://ah.bfn.org/h/movie/sandhu/source/13.html

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Lost Memory commented about Senate Theatre on Oct 20, 2004 at 6:14 am

I have seen a recent photo of the Senate theater and the building is still intact, marquee and all. It appears to be just an empty building as of today.

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Lost Memory commented about Bel Air Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 4:00 pm

The Bel Air Drive-In opened on July 14th, 1948 with the comedy film “It Happened On Fifth Avenue” as its opening feature. It showed 1st and 2nd-run movies until it closed in 1986.

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Lost Memory commented about Silver Lake Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 3:37 pm

This is another family owned drive-in located in upstate NY. It began in 1949 with Jake Stefanon and continues operating today with his son Rick Stefanon running the theater.

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 3:31 pm

It is hard to tell from that photo. There appears to be something there. Either glass or some sort of screening like a screen window.

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 1:27 pm

Okay, so it doesn’t really have its own screen. Your watching one of the movies on the outdoor screen.

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 12:59 pm

Each outdoor screen shows a different double feature but I don’t see any listing for the indoor theater.

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 10:51 am

Sorry Robert, that link is for the El Rancho drive-in. Here is the link for the Bay Drive-In.
http://www.baydrivein.com/BDI.html

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 10:43 am

Good question. I found a website for this theater and maybe you can find the answer there. They might be closed for the winter and no movies would be listed.
http://elranchoandozoner29.tripod.com/id7.html

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Lost Memory commented about Roxy Theatre on Oct 19, 2004 at 10:40 am

I found an address an address of 625 William St listed for this theater. Can anyone confirm this address?

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Lost Memory commented about Bay Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 10:35 am

The Bay Drive-In claims that it is the only remaining drive-in theater in NY with an indoor theater.

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Lost Memory on Oct 19, 2004 at 10:18 am

Okay, thanks longislandmovies.

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Lost Memory on Oct 19, 2004 at 9:47 am

I was reading the history of Theatre Three on their website and it says, “For the past twenty-one seasons, Theatre Three has occupied Athena Hall, a one-hundred and twenty-five year-old historic building”. Was Athena Hall the old Port Jeff movie theater?

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Lost Memory on Oct 19, 2004 at 8:28 am

Do you think that the Theatre three could be the same theater that Charles posted about called the Port Jefferson and later the Art?

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Lost Memory on Oct 19, 2004 at 7:24 am

There is a live performance theater located at 412 Main st in Port Jeff today called Theatre Three. Was this previously a movie theater? Here is the website for the theater currently at 412 Main st.
http://www.theatrethree.com/pages/13/index.htm

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Lost Memory commented about Shirley Drive-In on Oct 19, 2004 at 6:35 am

This drive-in is listed as being owned by UA at the time that it closed which was in 1987.

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Lost Memory commented about Shankweiler's Drive-In on Oct 18, 2004 at 6:37 pm

The address for this drive-in is 4540 Shankweiler Rd, Orefield, PA 18069.
This drive-in was the first drive-in to open in Pennsylvania. It has a capacity of 300 cars.