PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, Music
The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s.
No studio was interested in backing the film. The film was then shot independently and once it was completed, Universal stepped in to distribute it. Part of the reason Universal released it was because one of the executives of the studio used to ... ...
Always remember your promise to me. Never let nobody or nothing turn you into no cripple.
The 737-400 aircraft shown landing after Ray Charles returns from Europe was not introduced until the 1980s.
Ray Charles is survived by 12 children, 21 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
$20,039,730 (USA) (31 October 2004)
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