Handle with Care (The Great American Citizen's Band)
Handle with Care (The Great American Citizen's Band) (1977)

CB radios provide a human connection between the lives of a collection of varied characters in Jonathan Demme's energizing film that exploits the CB radio craze of the mid-'70s. Chrome Angel (Charles Napier) is a truck driver who… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: September 29, 1977
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

A vivacious poem of American restlessness

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

This charming film (aka Handle With Care) was a commercial failure, but it holds up well and resonates more strongly when examined vis-a-vis Demme's other communal films, Melvin and Howard and Something Wild.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An engaging and modest movie about how individuals in a small town are drawn together through their CBs.

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