The goings-on at a typical drive-in on a summer night.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Emily Longstreth ...
Bobbie Ann
Jack (as Pat Kirton)
Rhonda Selesnow ...
Deena (as Rhonda Snow)
John Rice ...
Councilman Winston
Allison Heath ...
Mika ...
Kevin Miller ...
Lou (as Bernie White)
Larry Cortinas ...
Flip Kobler ...
K.C. Hackman ...
Misty Hall ...
Buck Carter ...


The goings-on at a typical drive-in on a summer night.

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Release Date:

19 September 1985 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Autocine americano  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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Film debut of Ellen Albertini Dow. See more »


Mike: You pooed on me and I like it!
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References The Sound of Music (1965) See more »

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Nostalgia for lost things
12 August 2004 | by See all my reviews

American Drive-In brings back memories. Memories of the Drive-In (a slowly dying American Institution) and of silly, sexy Eighties flicks. The story is simple: a diverse bunch of lunatics descend of the Drive-In one night. There is the beautiful blonde, the beautiful brunette, the hunky (but slow) good guy, the sleazy gang leader, the sexually frustrated babe, the heart of gold dominatrix, and a midget. The prerequisite amount of sex is on display, combined with chase sequences, and car explosions. The plot hangs together, but that isn't the reason to check this flick out. Check it out because it is entertaining and it reminds us what films became at the dawn of an era when VHS and Cable pushed out our beloved Drive Ins.

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