If Beale Street Could Talk

Writer & Director

Barry Jenkins

Release Date

December 14, 2018

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pescal, Ed Skrein, Brian Tyree Henry, Regina King

Run Time

1 Hour 59 Minutes

SYNOPSIS

Based on the novel by James Baldwin, IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, is the story of Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover's innocence while carrying their first born child to term. It is a celebration of love told through the story of a young couple, their families and their lives, trying to bring about justice through love, for love and the promise of the American dream.