Business

May 24, 2014 10:28 AM

KC drive-in movie theaters saved with digital projection upgrade

Early this year, the future of the I-70 and Twin drive-ins and their six screens looked bleak. Deadlines loomed for an expensive jump from film to digital projection, which movie studios were requiring, and it seemed a pretty good bet that the two drive-ins wouldn’t open after their usual winter hiatus. But a new owner stepped up and made the projection switch and other upgrades. This weekend the I-70 and Twin are celebrating a grand opening with free popcorn.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Jewelry artist Cheryl Eve Acosta creates unique wearable art 02:17

Jewelry artist Cheryl Eve Acosta creates unique wearable art

Will Teamsters' pensions be saved? 00:57

Will Teamsters' pensions be saved?

Hospice nurse Jen Moss provides care in life's final chapter 04:03

Hospice nurse Jen Moss provides care in life's final chapter

$2 gas might lead to cheapest driving season since 2004 02:20

$2 gas might lead to cheapest driving season since 2004

March for higher minimum wage in Kansas City 01:37

March for higher minimum wage in Kansas City

Stockyards Brewing Co. in West Bottoms retains charm of Golden Ox 01:19

Stockyards Brewing Co. in West Bottoms retains charm of Golden Ox

Ford honors Royals' World Series win with limited-edition truck 01:48

Ford honors Royals' World Series win with limited-edition truck

Stephan's Service in Bonner Springs closes after 57 years in business 02:28

Stephan's Service in Bonner Springs closes after 57 years in business

Cerner's topping out ceremony marks milestone in $4.45 billion project
02:07

Cerner's topping out ceremony marks milestone in $4.45 billion project

Meet some of the 'Hackers' 01:40

Meet some of the 'Hackers'

Teamster pension cuts add to pain 00:50

Teamster pension cuts add to pain

Take a ride in new Tesla Model X, with 'Batman doors' 01:05

Take a ride in new Tesla Model X, with 'Batman doors'

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos