Ray

Showings

Granada Theater Sat, Feb 26 7:00 PM
Film Info
Release Year:2004
Rating:PG-13
Genre:Drama
Music
Production Country:USA
Original Langauge:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Taylor Hackford
Cast:Jamie Foxx
Kerry Washington
Regina King
Harry Lennix
Clifton Powell

Description

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.