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PG-13| 2 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
Legendary soul musician Ray Charles is portrayed by Jamie Foxx in this Oscar-winning biopic. Young Ray watches his 7-year-old brother drown at age seven. When he loses his sight at the age of 9, his hardworking mother (Sharon Warren) urges him not to feel sorry for himself. He rises through the ranks of the Seattle jazz scene, struggling with drug addiction and infidelity while on the road. Supported by his wife (Kerry Washington), Ray Charles redefines soul music and inspires a generation.

Cast: Jamie Foxx , Kerry Washington , Regina King , Clifton Powell , Aunjanue Ellis , Harry J. Lennix , Terrence Dashon Howard , Larenz Tate

Director: Taylor Hackford

Genres: Biography, Drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Ray (2004)

Release Date: October 29th, 2004|2 hr. 33 min.

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  • February 08, 2011 KSJMLHTFCHNP
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    It's a VERY GOOD!!! Movie!! When i forst saw the movie I was like 7 or 8 and it scared me when Ray would get flash backs of being in water. But other than that it is a VERY VERY GOOD MOVIE

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