A Summer For The Drive-inís Return?
actual drive-in may be making something of a comeback.† More people are asking about it, some of the
major chains have bought and upgraded existing ones and others are being fixed
up and revived.† Why?† Because people like the idea of spending $5 Ė
7 and seeing two new movies from the privacy of their own cars, then play the
sound through their radios instead of the heavy old wired monophonic speakers
one used to hang from the window like a drive-in food tray.
today would likely crack from such weight.†
Could it be that people who are willing to go to a real drive-in are
more likely to watch films, enjoy them and talk less?† To some extent, yes, especially when the blue
screen of many a cell phone interrupts dark indoor theater viewing from rude
and unconscionable individuals who should know better.
have not been to one in a while, go!† If
you are not certain if you have one, look hard.†
You wonít be sorry.
our brief homepage letter in late June to early July 2007.