Ray

Ray

81%
  • PG-13, 2 hr. 28 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Taylor Hackford
    In Theaters:
    Oct 29, 2004 Wide
    On DVD:
    Feb 1, 2005
  • Universal Pictures
  • Ray
    3 minutes 42 seconds
    Added: May 9, 2008

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Ray Reviews

Frank Wilkins
Frank's Reel Reviews
September 6, 2010
February 27, 2009
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007
Prairie Miller
Long Island Press

Potent and vibrant as far as the music goes, but reticent, self-conscious and pretty much stuck on unexplored surfaces when it comes to this creative giant's complex life and times.

Full Review

June 16, 2007

Audio Video Revolution
April 24, 2007

Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

February 27, 2007

CinemaZone.dk

Full Review Source: CinemaZone.dk | Original Score: 4/6

June 25, 2005

iofilm.co.uk

June 14, 2005
Douglas Pratt
Movie City News

Foxx makes Charles a bigger, more permanent star, just as Charles has launched Foxx to a higher plateau.

Full Review Source: Movie City News | Original Score: A-

June 10, 2005

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

June 1, 2005
Brian Balchack
MovieWeb

Full Review Source: MovieWeb | Original Score: 4/5

May 16, 2005
Jeremy C. Fox
Pajiba

It's a bravura performance, but we never feel that we really know who Ray Charles was, or even that Foxx does.

Full Review Source: Pajiba

April 23, 2005
Liam Cullin
Empire Movies

Full Review Source: Empire Movies | Original Score: 9/10

April 14, 2005
Michael Sheridan
Tail Slate

Full Review Source: Tail Slate | Original Score: 4/4

April 9, 2005
Bryan Rickert
DVDActive.com

Full Review Source: DVDActive.com | Original Score: 7/10

April 6, 2005
Dan Mancini
DVD Verdict
March 14, 2005

Boxoffice Magazine

March 9, 2005
Alexis Tuminello
The Cinema Source

| Original Score: A+

March 1, 2005
Preston Jones
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 3/5

February 23, 2005

Moviehole

February 19, 2005
David Annandale
Upcomingdiscs.Com

Full Review Source: Upcomingdiscs.Com | Original Score: 3.5/5

February 14, 2005
Dylan Grant
MovieFreak.com

Full Review Source: MovieFreak.com | Original Score: 7/10

February 13, 2005
Jon Danziger
digitallyOBSESSED.com
February 12, 2005
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Director Taylor Hackford's commentary is very good. He virtually never stops talking, providing all sorts of good insights and pats the backs of just about everyone involved.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 80/100

February 10, 2005
Tim David Raynor
Movie Metropolis
February 9, 2005

DVD Review e-zine
February 9, 2005

PreViewed DVD

February 9, 2005
Quigles
DVD Clinic

Full Review Source: DVD Clinic | Original Score: 4/5

February 9, 2005
Brent Simon
Now Playing Magazine

Jamie Foxx's amazing performance... is what anchors the film. Heck, it is the film.

Full Review Source: Now Playing Magazine | Original Score: B

February 8, 2005

Dvdrama
February 7, 2005
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times

Believe the hype. Ray is worth the price of admission.

Full Review | Original Score: B

February 6, 2005

hip online

February 6, 2005

BlackFilm.com
February 5, 2005
Brian Oliver
Movieman's Guide to the Movies

Full Review Source: Movieman's Guide to the Movies | Original Score: 4.5/5

February 5, 2005

ComingSoon.net
February 5, 2005

dvdmg.com
February 5, 2005
Doug Maclean
HomeTheaterInfo.com
February 3, 2005
Matt Brighton
DVD Authority.com
February 2, 2005
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com

Full Review Source: CurrentFilm.com | Original Score: 3/5

February 2, 2005
James Plath
Reel.com

Though Foxx is amazing, this almost plays like an ensemble film. And all of the actors nail their parts.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

February 1, 2005
Staci Layne Wilson
Fantastica Daily
January 31, 2005
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