Movie Manor
A motel with an unusual view.
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Movie Manor was just outside of Alamosa.
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Alamosa's main street featured very few restaurants.
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This sign in Alamosa reminded Grandma Bert of the old TV show, "Dallas."
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Finally, Movie Manor.
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The drive-in had its own name, The Star Drive-In. The restaurant next door, however, was closed.
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Movie Manor boasted a twin-screen drive-in movie on the motel grounds. First run films were on both screens, one title on one screen and another on the other.
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Noah and Grandpa had supper from the snack facility on the property because nothing else was open.
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One screen could be watched from your room, complete with a loudspeaker with which to listen to the film. For the other, motel guests had to drive onto the property. They needed only to show their room key to watch the other film for free.
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Motel rooms had the names of stars on them. Grandma and Grandpa's room.
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Noah's room was named for Sandra Bullock.
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Even the motel office and breakfast room, which were in a different building, had movies as the theme.