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If Beale street could talk / Annapurna Pictures presents ; produced by Adele Romanski, Sara Murphy, Barry Jenkins, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; written for the screen and directed by Barry Jenkins.

Jenkins, Barry, 1979- (film director,, screenwriter.). Layne, KiKi, (actor.). James, Stephan, 1993- (actor.). King, Regina, (actor.). Domingo, Colman, (actor.). Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 Motion picture adaptation of (work): If Beale Street could talk. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Kiki Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Aunjanue Ellis. (Cast).

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Available copies

  • 22 of 25 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 4 of 4 copies available at Trails Regional.
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Trails Regional-Technical Services.

Current holds

1 current hold with 25 total copies.

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Trails Regional-Concordia DVD Ifb (Text) 2204852902 DVD Available -
Trails Regional-Knob Noster DVD Ifb (Text) 2204852899 DVD Available -
Trails Regional-Odessa DVD Ifb (Text) 2204852910 DVD Available -
Trails Regional-Warrensburg DVD Ifb (Text) 2204852929 DVD Available -

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General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Based on the novel by James Baldwin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Wide screen (2.00:1).
Special features: Commentary with Barry Jenkins; deleted scenes; If Beale Street could talk: Poetry in motion; gallery.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kiki Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Aunjanue Ellis.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R; for language and some sexual content.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (2.00:1); Dolby digital 5.1; described video.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Pregnant women > Drama.
False arrest > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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