Citizens Band


1h 38m 1977

Brief Synopsis

This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio. Paul LeMat is the local CB coordinator who has time for little else in his life. His father, Roberts Blossom is a sour old man who is nice on the radio. Charles Napier is a trucker hospitalized after an accident, with hilarious consequences.

Film Details

Also Known As
Citizen's Band, Handle With Care
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1977
Production Company
Paramount Pictures
Distribution Company
Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

Synopsis

Truck driver Chrome Angel is a bigamist, with a wife in Dallas and another in Portland, who is recuperating at the home of Hot Coffee after an accident. Both of his wives come to a small town where Spider and his brother Blood are fighting over the same woman. The trucker's constant use of CB radios connects all of these characters in unexpected ways.

Film Details

Also Known As
Citizen's Band, Handle With Care
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1977
Production Company
Paramount Pictures
Distribution Company
Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video June 22, 1988

Released in United States 1977 (Shown at New York Film Festival September/October 1977.)

Released in United States Spring May 1, 1977

Released in United States on Video June 22, 1988

Released in United States 1977

Shown at New York Film Festival September/October 1977.

Released in United States Spring May 1, 1977