Ballad in Blue

Ballad in Blue

  • NR
  • 1966
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 5.5  (107)

Ballad in Blue is a musical drama starring Ray Charles, Charles helps fellow musician Blind Boy David regain his sight. Blind Boy David's mother worries the procedure is too risky. Charles intervenes to offer advice and encouragement for his friend and the whole family. Blind Boy’s mother has a musician boyfriend who suffers with a serious drinking problem. Charles offers him a job with his band. One of the subplots involves a young woman who tries to convince Blind Boy David to engage in mischievous adventures around London. This is a bit of a novelty film, but is a fun film for Ray Charles fans.

Ballad in Blue
Ballad In Blue: Hit The Road, Jack
Ballad In Blue: Hit The Road, Jack

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Description
Ballad in Blue is a musical drama starring Ray Charles, Charles helps fellow musician Blind Boy David regain his sight. Blind Boy David's mother worries the procedure is too risky. Charles intervenes to offer advice and encouragement for his friend and the whole family. Blind Boy’s mother has a musician boyfriend who suffers with a serious drinking problem. Charles offers him a job with his band. One of the subplots involves a young woman who tries to convince Blind Boy David to engage in mischievous adventures around London. This is a bit of a novelty film, but is a fun film for Ray Charles fans.

Ballad in Blue is a 1966 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.5.

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  • Release Date
    1966
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 29 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.5  (107)