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.
First African-American biopic to be nominated for 6 Academy Awards, including Best Actor and Best Picture.
Always remember your promise to me. Never let nobody or nothing turn you into no cripple.
When Marjorie leaves Ray, she has two suitcases in her hands, then she throws one of the suitcases on the floor, walks through the door, and never comes back for the other suitcase.
Ray Charles is survived by 12 children, 21 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
$20,039,730 (USA) (31 October 2004)
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