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If Beale Street could talk

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Spanish
Format: DVD 2019
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Summary
A timeless love story set in early 1970s Harlem involving newly engaged nineteen-year- old Tish and her fiance Fonny who have a beautiful future ahead. But their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Now the pair and their families must fight for justice in the name of love and the promise of the American dream.
Additional Information
Subjects Baldwin, James, -- 1924-1987. -- If Beale Street could talk -- Film adaptations.
African Americans -- Drama.
Pregnant women -- Drama.
False arrest -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Publisher Beverly Hills, CA :2019
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles If Beale Street could talk.
Contributors Jenkins, Barry, 1979- film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Romanski, Adele, film producer.
Murphy, Sara (Film producer), film producer.
Gardner, Dede, film producer.
Kleiner, Jeremy, film producer.
Layne, KiKi, actor.
James, Stephan, 1993- actor.
Domingo, Colman, actor.
Parris, Teyonah, actor.
Beach, Michael, actor.
Franco, Dave, 1985- actor.
Luna, Diego, 1979- actor.
Pascal, Pedro, actor.
Skrein, Ed, 1983- actor.
Henry, Brian Tyree, actor.
King, Regina, actor.
Britell, Nicholas, 1980- composer.
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. If Beale Street could talk.
Annapurna Pictures, presenter.
Plan B Entertainment, production company.
Pastel (Firm), production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, Ed Skrein, Finn Wittrock, Brian Tyree Henry, Regina King.
Other Contributors Cinematography, James Laxton ; editors, Joi McMillon, Nat Sanders ; music, Nicholas Britell.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content.
Language English
Spanish
In English, with Spanish subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); English audio description.
Notes Title from container.
Based on the novel by James Baldwin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Special features: Commentary with director Barry Jenkins; deleted scenes; If Beale Street could talk: poetry in motion; gallery.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.00:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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