Division Drive-In

5566 Division Avenue South,
Kentwood, MI 49548

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peachtree
peachtree on May 15, 2016 at 7:16 pm

Bloss was a well known pornographer in the 1960s.In about 1965, he hired a young man(age 22) as a projectionist.His name was Harry Mohney.Eventually, young Mohney became Floyds partner and the two men ran several porn theaters in Michigan.Bloss experienced a tragedy when his 19 year old daughter Debra was murdered in one of her father`s porn theaters (in Battle Creek).After the murder, Bloss sold his share of the theaters to Mohney and moved to Hawaii.Mohney expanded his porn holdings and is now worth nearly a billion dollars.dollars.

tmaas
tmaas on April 17, 2015 at 4:03 am

The location of this business is currently in the city limits of Kentwood, several miles south of the city of Grand Rapids.

stardust5566
stardust5566 on January 14, 2015 at 8:05 pm

The Stardust Drive-In restarted operation in August 1962 with Floyd Bloss as operator. The theater was not in operation before that. I became associated with Mr. Bloss shortly after that as co-operator and projectionist. At that time 2nd run family movies were shown. In 1964 it converted to x rated fare and closed in the 70’s. Mr Bloss now resides in Las Vegas. I left the business when x rated movies were played. Mr Bloss also operated the Hastings Drive-In and the Burton Capri theaters. John Whitman

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Michigandriveins.com on December 24, 2011 at 5:40 am

Since it was the only drive-in in town when it opened, the original name was simply Drive-In Theater. It was renamed the Division in late 1948 or early 1949. The next name change came around 1962 when it became the Stardust.