B & B Twin Drive-In

Missouri 291 and E. Kentucky Road,
Independence, MO 64058

Unfavorite 4 people favorited this theater

Related Websites

B & B Theatres (Official)

Additional Info

Operated by: B & B Theatres

Previously operated by: Globe Cinemas

Functions: Movies (First Run)

Previous Names: Twin Drive-In

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 816.257.2234

Nearby Theaters

News About This Theater

B & B Twin Drive-In

The Twin Drive-In was opened on November 24, 1965 with Elvis Presley in “Harum Scarum”, Jay North in “Zebra in the Kitchen” & Gregory Peck in “Mirage” on Screen 1 and James Caan in “Red Line 7000”, Tony Randall in “Fluffy” & Marlon Brando in “One Eyed Jacks” on Screen 2. Today it screens a double bill on each of its two screens. The two screens have a total capacity of 1,400 cars. There are late shows on Friday and Saturday with a repeat screening of the first feature. Audio is provided through FM radio.

The Twin Drive-In was operated by the independent Globe Cinemas company and operates during summer months. It was taken over by B & B Theatres in 2015.

Contributed by Chuck Van Bibber

Recent comments (view all 17 comments)

Aparofan on January 17, 2009 at 4:17 am

Here are some shots I took yesterday while it was snowing outside.

View link

View link

View link

kencmcintyre on May 5, 2009 at 5:50 pm

Here is a photo from a couple of years ago:

TLSLOEWS on April 21, 2010 at 5:44 pm

Neat looking marquee.

jwmovies on December 26, 2012 at 12:31 am

Above address does not map properly. Use Missouri 291 & E Kentucky Rd, Independence, MO 64058.

rivest266 on July 30, 2015 at 10:27 am

Grand opening ad in photo section.

MichaelKilgore on April 14, 2017 at 8:30 am

My 1969 IMPA erroneously lists the “Twin I & II” under Kansas City MO, capacity 1700. That error persisted through at least the 1976 edition. The 1982 edition was more accurate, listing it in Independence with 2 x 850 capacity.

davidcoppock on October 25, 2018 at 7:12 am

Opened on 24/11/1965 with on screen 1 with “Harum scarum” and “Zebra in the kitchen” and “Mirage” and on screen 2 with “Red line 7000”, and “Fluffy” and “One-Eyed Jacks”. 1600 cars. Playground removed in 2002. Digital projectors opened on both screens in 2014.

davidcoppock on October 25, 2018 at 8:21 am

Whats does B & B( in B & B Theatres) stand for?

davidcoppock on March 16, 2019 at 1:18 am

The marquee is seen at the begining of an episode of the tv series “American Pickers”( Cowzilla in Colorado).

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater.