Open Air Cinema claims to be the world’s largest outdoor cinema equipment supplier and event producer. Their claim to fame this time around is the CineBox Home, backyard theatre. The joys of a drive-in theatre can be experienced in your own backyard without much fuss. The kit comes replete with a nine-foot inflatable movie screen and a complete audio/visual system. With their concept of “staycation”, i.e. stay at home during vacation, and watch plenty of movies; the kit is quite comprehensive and takes care of all your viewing needs. Apparently the inflatable screen is easy to set up and bring down; it weighs about eight pounds and fits inside a duffle bag, hence portable.
The 9′ x 5′ CineBox Home backyard theater kit includes the following:
– Light, yet durable 9′ x 5′ inflatable movie screen. Front/Rear projection capable. 100% durable Nylon wrinkle resistant material
– Twist in yard stakes, clip-on easy-cinch straps to secure your inflatable screen
– Sanyo 2300 Lumen LCD projector
– DVD player
– User-friendly audio mixer (includes DVD, MP3, Microphone compatibility)
– “Goose Neck” LED light (for easy operation in the dark)
– Complete set of audio/visual cables and adapters
– Two speakers
– Heavy-duty carrying cases
– Air blower to keep screen constantly inflated
– CineBox Muffler for air blower
– Optional: nylon 20lb sand bags
Available starting July 25, 2008, the complete kits start at $1499.