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If Beale Street could talk

If Beale Street could talk

James, Stephan, actor; King, Regina, actor; Baldwin, James, 1924-1987; Jenkins, Barry, director; Layne, KiKi, actor

American romantic drama based on the novel by James Baldwin. After falling in love and getting engaged, Tish (KiKi Layne) and Fonny (Stephan James) have their world turned upside down when Tish finds out she is pregnant. Despite being only nineteen years old, Tish's family offer to support her in the bringing up of their child. Soon after, Fonny is falsely accused of a crime and sent to prison, raising uncertainty over his presence at the birth of his child. Determined to have Fonny freed, Tish and her family set out to prove his innocence while Tish attempts to keep up Fonny's spirits with the promise of their eventual reunion. Will Fonny make it out of jail to be with his fiancée and child?

DVD. English.
Published London: 20th Century Fox Home Ent., 2019
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Details

Statement of responsibility: a Plan B Entertainment co-production ; directed by Barry Jenkins ; produced by Megan Ellison et al
EAN: 5039036092401
BBFC classification: 15
Note: Based on the novel by James Baldwin.
Performers: Cast: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Aunjanue Ellis, Ebony Obsidian, Diego Luna, Finn Wittrock.
Physical Description: DVD (119 min.) : col.
System: DVD.
Other Number: 5039036092401
Publisher Number: U087471DSP01
Subject: Motion pictures: drama