South Korean Drive-ins 











New!; Great article on Drive-in theatres in South Korea.

1. Club OEO4 Drive-in Theatre (Soeul)

Read this article about the drive-in and drive-ins generally in South Korea.
 

Statistics:
 

Opened:
Location: Namsam Mountain
Capacity: 200 cars
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Concession stand: Yes "...with ojingeo, a dried squid that smells so bad it belongs in a landfill'
Entry fee: 15,000 won per carload
Closed: Open
 

Link to website
 

CLUB OEO4
 


 

2. Cinedream Drive-In Theatre (Soeul)

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Beon-dong, Gangbuk-gu, Seoul. (parking lot of Dreamland) tel 033-732-9007
Capacity:
Screens: 2
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 
 
 


 
 
 
 

3. Salgoji Drive In Theatre (Soeul)


Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Entry fee: 15,000 won per car
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links

English listing
 
 


 
 

4. Jamsil88 Movie Park Drive-In Theater (Soeul)

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Tancheon Parking Lot, Jamsil Sports Complex
Capacity: ??? (biggest drive-in in Soeul)
Screens: 2
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Photos
 


 
 
 

5. Karma21 Drive In Theatre (Soeul)


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: near Yangjae subway station, Yangjae People’s Grove Park
Capacity:
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links
 


 

6. Deokso Cine Blue Bird, Namyangju


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Namjangju tel 031-543-0245
Capacity:
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links Website  Pictures
 


 
 

7. Car Movie Drive In Theatre Paju


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Paju (Ilsan) Tel: 031-945-0609
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links

Website
 


 
 

8. Ansan Drive In Theatre


Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links Pictures
 


 

9. Daegu Drive In Theatre (Cheong Gye Sa)


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Behind World Cup Stadium
Capacity:
Screens: 1
Facilities: Snack bar
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links

Website
Article
 


 
 

10. Cine80 Drive In Theatre Daegu


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Daegu tel 053-984-8008
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links

Website
 


 

11. Eulsukdo Drive-In Theatre, Busan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Eulsukdo, Western Busan
Capacity: 600 vehicles
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Admission: 14,000 won per automobile
Closed: Open
 

The drive-in is mentioned here.

Aerial view

Some photos of the drive-in
 
 


 
 

12. Pomun Drive In Theatre


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Pomun Lake Resort, South Korea
Capacity: 400 Cars
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Links

Map

Movie Theater
 


 
 

13. Expo Drive In Theatre


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Daejeon Tel 042-863-0104
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Link to website
 

EXPO DIT site
 


 
 

14. Kyobo Drive-in Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 


 
 
 

15. Yangpyung Drive-in Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 

Link to website
 

Drive In Yang Pyung Theater
 
 


 
 
 

16. Chang Heung Drive-in Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Cheng Heung, Kyong-Gi Province
Capacity: 120 cars
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 

Link to website
 

Cartheater.Co.Kr
 

17. Jayuro Drive-in Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:Jayuro
Capacity:400 cars
Screens: 2
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

18. Dobong CinemaQ Drive In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Foot of Dobongsan Mountain
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Link to website
 
 
 


 
 

19. Yangjae Gwanggaeto21 Drive-in Theater

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Yangjae Citizen's Park, Seoul Kyoyuk Munhwa Hoekwan Parking Lot
Capacity:
Screens: 1 - This theatre boasts Korea' first AeroBallon Robot screen and a high-definition simplex projector.
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 

Link to website
 

Kwanggaeto DIT
 


 

20. Songdo Carnema Drive-In Theater

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: 913-7 Deungchon-dong Yeonsugu, Incheon tel 032-831-5139
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Link to website
 

Carnema DIT
 

21. Namyang-ju CineZone21 Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: 112 Guam-ri, Hwado-eup, Gyeong-Do
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 

Cinezone21 DIT
 

22. Yongin Apple Star Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Korea Folk Village Parking Lot, 107 Bora-ri, Giheung-eup, Gyeonggi-do
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 

Apple Star DIT
 

23. Ilsan Automobile Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Ilsan New Town
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 
 
 

24. Pocheon Sanjeong Lake Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Pocheon, Gyeonggi-do
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 
 
 
 

25. Kyongpo Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 

Kyongpo DIT
 

26. Jinwe Cinema Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 

Jinwe DIT
 

27. MPIX Club Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 
 

MPIX DIT
 

28. Star Trek Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 
 

Star Trek DIT
 

29. Carmovie Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens: 4?
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 
 

Carmovie DIT
 

30. Movietown Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 

Link to website
 
 

Movietown DIT
 

31. RoadCinema Drive-In Theatre Seocheon-gun


Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Seocheon-gun Tel 041-956-5563
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 

Link to website

RoadCinema DIT
 
 
 
 
 


 
 

32. Cheongwon Drive-In Theatre

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Minui Culture Complex Parking Lot tel: 055-299-4747
Capacity: 250 cars
Screens: 1
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 

I love the comment on the Drive-In web page . "More than 250 cars can park there, and the screen is 22m long and 12m high, and has a modern projection and audio system. Nobody cares who operates the theater"
 
 

Link to website
 
 


 
 

33. Uijeongbu Cinepark

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Uijeongbu
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 


 
 

34. Ildong Cinepark Pocheon-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:  Pocheon-gun
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 


 

35. Gwanggaeto 21 (Anyang branch) Anyang

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:  Anyang
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 


 

36. Open Air Drive in Theatre Gwangju

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:  Ssang.yong-dong, Buk-gu, Gwangju Tel: 062-572-0362
Shows:      English movies with Korean subtitle and Korean films as well.
Fee per car: 12,000 won
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website

37. Cinedream Drive in Theatre Wonju

Statistics:

Opened:
Location:
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open
 
 
 


 

38. Cinema Beach Ulsan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Ulsan  Tel 052-298-6622
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

39. Cinema Town Gimhae

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Gimhae Tel 055-255-8290
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

40. Yeongyukgyo Theater Namhae

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Namhae Tel 055-867-4040
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

41. Palgongsan Drive in Theatre Chilgok-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Chilgok-gun Tel 053-588-5210
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

42. Gatbawi Theater Gyeongsan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Gyeongsan Tel 053-588-5210
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 

43. Yongbongsan Cinema Hongseong-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Hongseong-gun Tel 041-631-8132
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

44. Geumsan Drive-In Theater Geumsan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Geumsan Tel 041-751-0050
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 
 

45. Cheonan Drive-In Theater Cheonan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Cheonan Tel 041-558-6061
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 
 

46. Hwangsanbull  Drive-In Theater Nonsan

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Nonsan Tel 041-732-2448
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 
 

 

47. Pyeongtaek Theater Pyeongtaek

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Pyeongtaek Tel 031-682-0410
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 
 

48. Gimpo Drive In Theatre Kimpo

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Kimpo Tel 031-997-8290
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

49. Ildong Big Cine Pocheon-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Pocheon-gun Tel 031-531-7400
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator:
Closed: Open

Website
 


 

50. Jangheung Car Theater Yangju-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Yangju-gun Tel 031-855-6061
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator :
Closed: Open

Website
 


 
 

51. Cinemovie Drive in Theatre Pocheon

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Pocheon Tel 031-543-0245
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator :
Closed: Open

Website
 

52. Unimo Drive in Theatre Yangpyeong-gun

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Yangpyeong-gun Tel 031-773-7893
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator :
Closed: Open

Website
 
 

53. Movie Mountain Drive in Theatre Anseong

Statistics:

Opened:
Location: Anseong Tel 031-656-4895
Fee per car:
Capacity:
Screens:
Facilities:
Operator :
Closed: Open

Website
 
 

Articles

Here's an interesting article on Drive-in Theaters in South Korea. Here also is another article on Drive-in Theaters in South Korea.

Does anybody have any further information or photos of Korean Drive-ins? If so, please email Peter Berrett at p.berrett@optusnet.com.au    Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged.
 


 

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