Radio (2003)

His courage made them champions.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2003-10-24
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 616 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 49min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Tollin/Robbins Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Michael Tollin
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High school football coach, Harold Jones befriends Radio, a mentally-challenged man who becomes a student at T.L. Hanna High School in Anderson, South Carolina. Their friendship extends over several decades, where Radio transforms from a shy, tormented man into an inspiration to his community.

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  • Cuba Gooding Jr.

    as Radio
  • Ed Harris

    as Coach Jones
  • Alfre Woodard

    as Principle Daniels
  • S. Epatha Merkerson

    as Maggie
  • Debra Winger

    as Linda Jones
  • Chris Mulkey

    as Frank
  • Sarah Drew

    as Mary Helen Jones
  • Brent Sexton

    as Honeycutt
  • Riley Smith

    as Johnny
  • Patrick Breen

    as Tucker
  • Bill Roberson

    as Del
  • Ringo Starr

    as Stinger the Mascot (uncredited)
Camera Don Burgess Director of Photography
Editing Chris Lebenzon Editor
Art Clay A. Griffith Production Design
Sound James Horner Original Music Composer
Production Margery Simkin Casting
Writing Mike Rich Writer
Costume & Make-Up Denise Wingate Co-Costume Designer
Directing Michael Tollin Director
Editing Harvey Rosenstock Editor
Production Herb Gains Producer
Costume & Make-Up Gary Archer Prosthetics