The arcane art of radio traffic reporting provides an unconventional route to low-gear romantic comedy.
Being conceived in his bickering parents' front seat during a traffic jam has permanently skewed Charlie Dunlap's (Josh Charles) notions of love and career. While his folks want him to become a middle manager, Charlie desires to work as an airborne commentator monitoring the highways, like his
idol, mellifluous Los Angeles drive-time voice Alan Davenport (John Goodman).
Charlie also desires Amy Morgan (Anne Heche), the kid next door who matures into a flaky but alluring would-be dancer. They share an intimate idyll before Amy goes to LA and joins a troupe ...