Rearview: Readers continue to share their memories of Hawaii’s many open-air theaters
By Bob Sigall
July 2, 2021
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COURTESY GREG MATSUMOTO
Torao Matsumoto ran open-air theaters at the pineapple plantation camps in the 1930s to late 1940s outside of Wahiawa and Waialua. The price to attend the movies ranged from 15 to 25 cents. Pineapple crates were used for seating.