On a Saturday Night, the Drive-In Movie Theater Is the Only Place to Be
At the Mission Tiki Drive-In, theatergoers are desperate to escape quarantine: “It could be any damn movie! We’re here because we’re here together.”
Drive-in theaters are mounting a comeback, but that's a stop-gap measure. Still: it's telling that what's projecting on the screen is almost secondary; people just feel the need for some sort of pseudo-communal event.