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Car Wash Reviews

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November 3, 2017
Carwash is a funny comedy that executes its plot well. It keeps the plot fresh with multiple stories and characters with broad and different personalities. The only thing it can't seem to be clean of is the lackluster ending. For a movie about a day in the life, it's executed flawlessly. But the issue is at the end of the movie, so many plot points are going on, it leaves the viewer eager to see more conclusions, rather than a clocking out after a long days work.
½ March 14, 2017
The soundtrack alone is worth watching this comedy classic! Wholesome fun where the guy goes overboard to win a date with the beautiful woman!
August 18, 2016
Car wash employees and a local pimp are the main focus of this outdated, overrated comedy.
June 28, 2016
Adventures of car wash employees and a local pimp. It's considered a classic but I think too many better comedies have come along since this comedy.
January 24, 2016
My #1 movie of all time. The careers started from this film alone begat some of the all time greatest films and careers.
January 24, 2016
Don't expect Richard Pryor or George Carlin to be on screen much. Almost zero story revolving their characters. Other than that, could have been better and obviously influenced some later films like Friday, etc.
½ October 21, 2014
Just really a hodgepodge of dumb oneliners and situations. Couldnt get into it at all.
½ October 8, 2014
The happenings at the local car wash supported by a dominant soul soundtrack. A slight divergence with mostly stereotypical characters. Carlin and Pryor do not lend as much as you would hope for.
½ July 27, 2014
Basically a plotless movie that is still a lot of fun. Richard Pryor will be the most recognizable face in the movie in a huge ensemble cast that will take you on a journey back to the 1970's. Don't take it too seriously and enjoy the ride through the carwash and maybe have fun to see if you can recognize all the players in the cast.
½ February 22, 2014
only part i was excited about what george carlin, but it's okay to watch...i just didn't really like it that much.
½ August 28, 2013
Fairly good movie. Pretty funny, good messages, and good performances from its cast.
½ June 9, 2013
So what was the point of this movie? Really?
½ May 26, 2013
A funny movie of a day and a life of these car-wash employees. (Ps: the title song isn't bad ether)
½ May 4, 2013
Car Wash is a funny film. It is about a close-knit group of employees who work at a car wash. Franklyn Ajaye and Richard Pryor give excellent performances. The script is well written. Michael Schultz did a great job directing this movie. I enjoyed watching this motion picture because of the humor. Car Wash is a must see.
March 16, 2013
Breezy enjoyable romp. Highlights: George Carlin and Richard Pryor...
January 27, 2013
Lots of simultaneous story lines keep the movie from falling flat;
January 24, 2013
Pimp baby, i'm a Pimp dont make me get my baby powder, and slap you like the hoe u's is.
January 12, 2013
Somewhat more difficult to watch without fidgeting 20 years after last seeing it. Star for the signature tune and TC's 'king afro.
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