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In this dramatized biography, actor Jamie Foxx blinds his eyes with prosthetics and relies on his own musical abilities in order to step into the role of Ray Charles. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: C-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Theater Release: 28 Oct 2004
Video Release: 31 Jan 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Ray is rated PG-13: for depiction of drug addiction, sexuality and some thematic elements.

Studio: 2004 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

Detailed Review

Watching Jamie Foxx bob and weave over a keyboard, it's easy to forget he's not the real Ray Charles. Blinded by eye prosthetics and relying on his own musical abilities,… 
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Why Is Ray Rated PG-13?

Parents planning on sharing this film with their teens need to enter with their eyes… 
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Talk It Over

Rays mother took a very pragmatic approach toward his oncoming blindness. How did that… 
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