“But the truth is, we're not the one been teachin' Radio, Radio's the one been teachin' us - cause the way he treats us all the time is the way we wish we treated each other even part of the time.”
Plot – Harold Jones, a high school football coach, takes to heart James Robert Kennedy's situation. He's a lonely and distrustful guy fond of antique radios. Jones calls him "Radio" and wants to help him to reintegrate into society bringing the guy to football matches, making him assist to the training sessions and letting him participate during the lectures. At the same time, Radio helps Harold appreciating friendship and family's values. However, not all the community members think their friendship is favorably. When Radio's mother dies, Jones manages to make Radio attend the school, until he gets his diploma.
All actors – Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris, Alfre Woodard, S. Epatha Merkerson, Brent Sexton, Chris Mulkey, Sarah Drew, Riley Smith, Patrick Breen, Debra Winger, Bill Roberson, Kenneth H. Callendershow all
“Radio” Quotes 8 quotes
“You're a better man than me, Radio.”
“We do things as a team, gentlemen.”
“It's never a mistake to care for someone. That's always a good thing!”
“You take him out of this school, you might as well just take his life from him.”
“- Waitress: You want strawberry pie or apple pie?
- Radio: I wan' both!”
“- Radio: This is Radio. What pants do I put on?
- Coach: Just grab something...
- Radio: How 'bout this one?
- Coach: Those look fine Radio.”
“You got yourself a distraction that needs dealing with.”