The Big Screen Drive-in Theater: The Enchantment of Outdoor Theater Brought to Life By a revered American storyteller

The Big Screen Drive-in Theater: The Enchantment of Outdoor Theater Brought to Life By a revered American storyteller

by Donald Davis
     
 

The home theater will never replace the drive-in theater in America's imaginary landscape. Donald Davis recalls a summer working under the lax supervision of Daff-Knee Garlic, owner and operator of the Sulpher Springs Big-Screen Drive-In Theater in rural North Carolina in the early 1960s. Davis recalls his duties at the concession stand, catching slip-ins, and

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Overview

The home theater will never replace the drive-in theater in America's imaginary landscape. Donald Davis recalls a summer working under the lax supervision of Daff-Knee Garlic, owner and operator of the Sulpher Springs Big-Screen Drive-In Theater in rural North Carolina in the early 1960s. Davis recalls his duties at the concession stand, catching slip-ins, and patrolling the back rows. But the story culminates on Labor Day when the last movie, The Guns of Navarrone, is almost over. Davis ....

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874835359
Publisher:
August House Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Series:
American Storytelling Series
Edition description:
Abridged, Run Time 54 Mins.
Product dimensions:
4.62(w) x 6.72(h) x 0.54(d)
Age Range:
4 - 18 Years

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