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Digital cinema solutions for drive-in theaters

Make the move to digital cinema with Christie.

Give new life to that American icon – the drive-in - with Christie® digital cinema solutions. Our projector and lamp combinations have powerful lighting that’s ideal for twilight conditions and parking-lot-sized throw distances. Christie and our certified network of digital cinema experts work with drive-in owners across North America to implement tailored projection solutions.

Why chose Christie’s digital cinema solutions?

  • Stand out from the competition – choose Christie for the highest image quality and award-winning engineering
  • Future-proof your investment – with Christie solutions that are perfect for today and can be upgraded in the future
  • Reduce energy costs – thanks to Christie’s energy-efficient projector and lamp systems
  • Reliability – Christie’s products are built to last and are backed by industry-leading warranties and round-the-clock support service
Digital cinema quality and drive-in style

Your box-office season might be shorter than the “hard top” theaters’, but Christie and our certified partners can help you make your move to digital cost effective and profitable. We’ll design a customized digital-cinema package of DLP Cinema® projectors, accessories and services for your drive-in.

DLP® Cinema projectors
  • Christie Solaria® Series digital cinema projectors are ideal for displaying high-definition content – 2K, 4K and 3D feature films, live broadcasts of sports and concerts and other consumer formats such as Blu-ray
  • Christie’s Integrated Media Block (IMB-S2) provides the most reliable projection system architecture while delivering feature film content to the projector. Upgrade the Christie IMB-S2 at anytime to accommodate High Frame Rate (HFR) and 4K content.
  • Christie Digital Xenolite lamps (CDXLs) deliver high performance. These long-lasting lamps have a low total cost of operation and produce bright, high-image-quality displays
Theater management
Support services 
  • Christie can help get your cinema projector or lobby entertainment network designed, built, and deployed quickly and easily. Then we’ll be there to support your system and ensure you have what you need when you need it.  We will remotely monitor and maintain your digital cinema systems to keep them running smoothly. Ask us about our Christie Managed Services solution offerings to assist in your next cinema project.

Christie products are backed by industry-leading warranties and technical support.

Take the next step

Contact us to learn more about Christie’s digital cinema solutions for drive-in theaters