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3 Generations (2015)

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After Ray decides to transition from female to male, Ray's mother, Maggie, must come to terms with the decision while tracking down Ray's biological father to get his legal consent.

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Ray
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Frances
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John the Doorman
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Taylor
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Spoon
Marquis Rodriguez ...
Jesse
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DSS Worker
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Jake
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Lola Johnson
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Boy in Alley
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Girl in Alley
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Family living under one roof in New York must deal with a life-changing transformation by one that ultimately affects them all. Ray is a teenager who has come to the realization that he isn't meant to be a girl and has decided to transition from female to male. His single mother, Maggie, must track down Ray's biological father to get his legal consent to allow Ray's transition. Dolly, Ray's lesbian grandmother, is having a hard time accepting that she now has a grandson. They must each confront their own identities and learn to embrace change and their strength as a family in order to ultimately find acceptance and understanding. Written by The Weinstein Company

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Three of the most acclaimed actors of their generations in a human comedy for today. See more »

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Drama

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic content, some sexual references and language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

29 September 2016 (Czech Republic)  »

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About Ray  »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$18,131 (USA) (5 May 2017)

Gross:

$66,371 (USA) (19 May 2017)
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Elle Fanning used a wig for her role. See more »

Quotes

Ray: [narrating] My whole life I've searched my body for scars because I know a part of me is missing. Everyone assumes that who I am is connected to who they thought I was when I was born. They're wrong.
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References The McCarthys (2014) See more »

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Needles in the Camel's Eye
Written by Brian Eno and Phil Manzanera
Performed by Greys
Courtesy of Audiotree and Carpark Records
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not deep or moving not really about transition
17 April 2017 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

About Ray (3 Generations) had the potential to be something great. Im a trans teen myself and I have been waiting for this movie for a long time. unfortunately it missed the opportunity to address the struggles trans teens face. instead focusing on more traditional family drama and ray happened to be trans.... the writers missed a huge opportunity


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