Based on the Novel by James Baldwin, see's a childhood love romance blossoms with "Tish aka Clementine" played by Kiki Layne and "Fonny aka Alonso" played Stephan James. They grow as a power couple to only be broken up by an accused rape. Fonny is sent down while Tish who is pregnant sets out to proves his innocence.
The Casting of this movie features Regina King, Brian Tyree Henry, Ed Skrein, Diego Luna and Dave Franco to name a few. Director Barry Jenkins who brought you Moonlight, again delivers another great movie capturing love, family and injustice that still evident in America today.
Personal Rating - 7.5/10 | Critics Rating (IMDd) - 7.2/10