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(I) (2004)


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Gone with the Wind (1939)
Character says spiral staircase in Ray's house is like in "Gone with the Wind". Ray contemplates whether he and his wife should have their portraits painted like Rhett and Scarlett.
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948) (TV Series)
New American Bandstand 1965 (1952) (TV Series)
show mentioned by one of characters
Stalag 17 (1953)
Theatre marquee, New York, just after meeting Della.
Carmen Jones (1954)
Joe Adams boasts he was in it.

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Robert De Niro/Destiny's Child (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Weekend Update
Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 17 February 2005 (2005) (TV Episode)
De Klerk and Sissing talk about this film.
Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Jack Johnson (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Poster can be seen in one scene.
Entourage: The Abyss (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2005) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Most Extreme Elimination Challenge: Box Office Bombs vs. NASCAR (2006) (TV Episode)
Best remembered for Ray
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - Hollywood to the Heartland (2006)
Taylor Hackford is introduced as the director of this movie
HBO First Look: The Making of 'Dreamgirls' (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Jarhead Diaries (2006) (Video)
Title referenced.
What the Buck?!: Beyonce Threatens to Lick Jennifer Hudson for Winning Oscar! (2007) (TV Episode)
Michael Mentions that Jamie Foxx won an Oscar for this film
Entourage: The Dream Team (2007) (TV Episode)
The trailer of the movie is mentioned by Ari
Tales from the Script (2009)
Screenplay is discussed
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.148 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reference to Jamie Foxx's Oscar-winning role in the Final Jeopardy! clue in the category "Celebrity Names"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.164 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $10,000 question
The Cleveland Show: Harder, Better, Faster, Browner (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Cleveland
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.200 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jamie Foxx says that if he wants to get booked on the show, he needs to do "Ray 2"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.56 (2012) (TV Episode)
Kerry Washington discusses working with Jamie Foxx on the film
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Daniel Craig/Regina King/Donny Deutsch/Jon Theodore (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Regina King
The 88th Annual Academy Awards (2016) (TV Special)
mentioned by Chris Rock during his monologue
Honest Trailers: The Revenant (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Oscars segment
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Bokeem Woodbine (2016) (TV Episode)
Screenshots and posters shown and film mentioned.
Nostalgia Critic: Is White Washing Really Still a Thing? (2016) (TV Episode)
the Critic wonders if Ray Charles should be played by a real blind person and not by Jamie Foxx


Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
Clips of Ray Charles on Sesame Street are shown
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969) (TV Series)
Seen on TV at one point
The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show (1983) (TV Series)
Part of Episode is seen on tv in one point.

Featured in 

The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of some of the nominated films.
11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of the six nominated films for the best cast in a film.
Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 17 February 2005 (2005) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Nominated in multiple categories
36th NAACP Image Awards (2005) (TV Special)
clips shown during nominees
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #99 on the list.
Black to the Future: Hour 4: The 00s (2009) (TV Episode)
clips, discussed
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Saw VI/Cirque du Freak/The Vampire's Assistant/Amelia (2009) (TV Episode)
"Half Baked Movies with Nigel" segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.1 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Jamie Foxx's films
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) (TV Special)
Clip in "Where People and Ideas Begin" segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.12 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Terrence Howard films
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Jamie Foxx gets an honorable mention, clips shown
Maltin on Movies: Favorite Oscar®-Winning Biopics (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.

Spoofed in 

Robot Chicken: Joint Point (2005) (TV Episode)
A sequel called "Ray's Day Out."
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Drug scenes and other plot points
Dance Flick (2009)
The scene where Ray 's mother drops him off at school.

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