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Radio     Radio [DVD] (2003) DVD
Based on a true story, this inspiring drama centers on the relationship between high school football coach Harold Jones (Ed Harris) and James "Radio" Kennedy (Cuba Gooding, Jr.), a shy, mentally challenged young man, in 1970s South Carolina. Radio becomes the squad's manager and unofficial mascot, but an influential local banker and a school administrator press to have Radio removed from school grounds. Debra Winger, Alfre Woodard, Chris Mulkey also star. 109 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French; deleted scenes; audio commentary; featurettes.

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Radio - Cast

Cuba Gooding Jr. ... Radio
Ed Harris ... Coach Jones
Alfre Woodard ... Principal Daniels
S. Epatha Merkerson ... Maggie
Brent Sexton ... Honeycutt
Chris Mulkey ... Frank
Sarah Drew ... Mary Helen
Riley Smith ... Johnny
Patrick Breen ... Tucker
Debra Winger ... Linda
Bill Roberson ... Del
Kenneth H. Callender ... Don
Michael Harding ... Irv the Cop
Charles Garren ... Clive
Rebecca Koon ... Waitress
Michael Tollin... Film Director

Review by Frederica Mathewes-Green

When a movie is set in South Carolina and involves a racial theme, I get my dukes up. I grew up in Charleston, and I’m well aware of sad history, but I’ve seen too many stories in which every character with a Southern accent is turned into a cloven-hoofed monster, for the sake of dramatic tension....more

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Radio [DVD] (2003) DVD