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American Drive-In (1985)

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

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Bobbie Ann
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Deena (as Rhonda Snow)
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Sarge
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Councilman Winston
Allison Heath ...
Margie
Mika ...
Phyllis
Kevin Miller ...
Gerald
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Lou (as Bernie White)
Larry Cortinas ...
Rich
Flip Kobler ...
Mike
K.C. Hackman ...
Robby
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Tommy
Misty Hall ...
Lynda
Buck Carter ...
Rusty
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The goings-on at a typical drive-in on a summer night.

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19 September 1985 (West Germany)  »

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Autocine americano  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Film debut of Ellen Albertini Dow. See more »

Quotes

Mike: You pooed on me and I like it!
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Features Hard Rock Zombies (1985) See more »

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trash can satire with a kickin' soundtrack!
19 July 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this movie combines social satire with deep philosophical questions under the lens of the drive-in theater. characters are niched, with each car having its own perspective on the movie and the culture of the drive-in. the only thing that's lacking is the horror aspect, with most of the 'horror' happening on the big screen. the hooligans are the perfect slap-stick villains, while little old ladies just want to know what's going on. the 'attempted rape' that seems to have bothered others is over-the-top and completely satirical. all in all, American Drive-in is perfect for any fan of Hard Rock Zombies. Sabu lends him musical genius to this film as well (even though most of the songs are already in Hard ock Zombies).


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