July 17, 2024

Off Beat

The predicament has drawn some comparisons to the film “Dude, The place’s My Automotive?”

The Mendon Twin Drive-In. File

The Mendon Twin Drive-In skilled a primary in its almost 70-year historical past final weekend when somebody left their automotive behind after a present.

“Somebody left a automotive on display 2 final night time,” the theater posted to its Fb web page Sunday. “In case you are lacking a 2020 White Toyota Camry, please give us a name. That is our first automotive at misplaced and located ever.”

Display 2 was exhibiting “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem” and “Haunted Mansion” on Saturday night time, based on the theater’s film schedule.

The drive-in’s Fb submit racked up almost 500 reactions as of Wednesday afternoon, with commenters jokingly speculating concerning the automotive’s backstory and likening the proprietor’s predicament to the film “Dude, The place’s My Automotive?”

The Mendon Twin Drive-In didn’t say why the automotive might need been left behind, and the theater has not responded to Boston.com’s requests for an replace.

Nonetheless, the Mendon Police Division mentioned it hasn’t obtained any reviews concerning the automotive.

“It additionally seems the car has been picked up as it’s not at present there,” Corporal Nicholas Erskine instructed Boston.com in an e mail.