The latest trailer for the next poetic love story is making people look again at what could be another heartfelt movie. Directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Barry Jenkins, If Beale Street Could Talk follows the life of an African American couple in Harlem on the brink of having their first child together, until the husband is wrongfully accused and locked up for a crime. It is up to his pregnant wife to get caught up in the not always justified Justice System to prove his innocence.
If Beale Street Could Talk stars Kiki Layne, Stephan James, and Regina King and is set to come out in theaters Christmas Day. Check out the trailer here and get ready for the romance of the year coming soon to a theater near you.