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Written by James L. White (story), "Ray" (also known as "Unchain My Heart: The Ray Charles Story") is a film, released in the USA on October 14 of 2004 . Kerry Washington and Regina King are starring, alongside Clifton Powell, Harry J. Lennix, Bokeem Woodbine and Aunjanue Ellis.

The extraordinary life story of Ray Charles. A man who fought harder and went farther than anyone thought possible.

When was "Ray" released:

Ray was initally released in the United States on Thursday, October 14, 2004. Other films released on Thursday, October 14, 2004 are Cape of Good Hope (dir. Mark Bamford), Blessed (dir. Simon Fellows), and Buy Sell Kill: A Flea Market Story (dir. Adam Minarovich). This was fifteen (15) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, October 31, 2004 in the United Kingdom; Sunday, September 12, 2004 in Canada; Wednesday, February 23, 2005 in France; Thursday, January 06, 2005 in Germany; Friday, January 21, 2005 in Italy; Friday, January 28, 2005 in Spain; Thursday, January 27, 2005 in Australia and on Saturday, January 29, 2005 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Ray":

At the casting of Ray we find Kerry Washington, previously seen in Against the Ropes (2004) and Bad Company (2002); Regina King (A Cinderella Story (2004), Daddy Day Care (2003)); Clifton Powell (Friday After Next (2002), Civil Brand (2002)) [ more... ]

  • Larenz Tate and Clifton Powell, Bokeem Woodbine also worked together in Dead Presidents, released in 1995.
  • Thomas Jefferson Byrd and Harry J. Lennix, Wendell Pierce have all also be seen in Get on the Bus, released in 1996.
  • C.J. Sanders and Clifton Powell also appeared together in First Sunday, released in 2008.
  • Harry J. Lennix and Richard Schiff also appeared in Man of Steel, released in 2013.

What is the Storyline of "Ray":

Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles Robinson went blind at the age of seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mother who insisted he make his own way in the world, Charles found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern musical circuit, the soulful singer gained a reputation and then exploded with worldwide fame when he pioneered incorporating gospel, country, jazz and orchestral influences into his inimitable style.

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