Car WashThis day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar's Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto when one day they have all manner of strange visitors coming onto their forecourt.
Actors of "Car Wash"
Characters of "Car Wash"
Directors of "Car Wash"Michael SchultzBirthdate: 10 November 1938, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Creators of "Car Wash"Joel SchumacherBirthdate: 29 August 1939, New York City, New York, USA
Critic Reviews of "Car Wash"VarietyJune 05, 2008
Uses gritty humor to polish clean the souls of a lot of likeable street people.Time OutFebruary 09, 2006
Highly enjoyable.New York TimesMay 09, 2005
A cheerful, somewhat vulgar, very cleverly executed comedy...Chicago Sun-TimesOctober 23, 2004
The screenplay and the direction juggle the characters so adroitly, this is almost a wash-and-wax M*A*S*H.Chicago ReaderJanuary 01, 2000
Critics seemed to like this less than audiences; personally, I had a ball.City Pages, Minneapolis/St. PaulAugust 21, 2009
Car Wash marks the point at which defiant blaxploitation turned decisively into upbeat crossover entertainment.TV GuideJune 23, 2008
Norman Whitfield's great musical score is integrated into the movement of the scenes to give the film a funky rhythm.Ozus' World Movie ReviewsJanuary 22, 2008
It was both a riot and surprisingly had something poignant to say about race relations.Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)August 24, 2003
Surprisingly good ensemble comedy with Antonio Fargas a standout.Lawrence Journal-WorldJune 07, 2003
Funny antics with great castFilm4May 24, 2003
There's no plot as such, just a collection of gags, issues and themes...eFilmCritic.comJuly 26, 2002
One of the best of its ilk.
Gallery of "Car Wash"