One Movie Is Playing At Every Stateline Drive-in
The biggest box office hit since 2019 will be played at every drive-in in the Stateline area.
Fast and Furious 9 drew in $70 million over the past weekend. The best haul by a movie since before the pandemic. The reviews have been exactly what you expect. It's not a great movie, but it's a great movie to go see. I haven't seen many of them and I don't think you have to be totally immersed in the Fast and/or Furious universe to catch up with the plotline.
If you want to see F9 at a drive-in, and it seems like an awesome movie to see under the stars, here are 5 drive-ins that are within about 90 minutes of Rockford.
They are having a "cool cars" weekend in Monroe.
They kick it off with F9, plenty of cool cars in that one.
Then follow it up with the Delorean-centric Back To The Future:
They will also be starting off with F9. Here's a different trailer for the Vin Diesel vehicle:
Then they will be following it up with a movie that has gotten a lot of play at the local drive-ins lately, Jaws. Too scary for me, but maybe you're into that.
You'll have to wait for the second movie of this double feature to catch F9. They'll be playing the (I"m assuming) family-friendly Boss Baby 2. Like F9, if you haven't seen the prequel, I think you'll still be fine.
Then comes F9. Here's a recap video of the first 8 Fast and Furious movies to catch you up:
They will be playing the exact same double feature as the Midway Drive-In in Sterling. F9 followed by Jaws.
Here's the trailer for the Fast and Furious movie without a number, Hobbs and Shaw:
I saw this. It is ridiculous and awesome. They really know what they're doing.
They will be playing the same double feature in the same order as the McHenry drive-in with Boss Baby 2 (still featuring Alec Baldwin!) followed by F9. I'm out of Fast and Furious trailers to show you so just check out this Fast and Furious inspired trailer from SNL for a hard Disney movie. Pretty funny.
Gorgeous holiday weekend coming up, get out and enjoy it under the stars.
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