PG-13 | | Crime, Drama
Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right.
Screenwriter Audrey Wells died of cancer the day before the movie was released.
I was nine years old the first time I got the talk.
When driving in King's car there is a clock visible on the dash when King looks back to Starr. The time varies each time the clock is seen, with minutes passing when 1 sentence is spoken, and then the last sentence happens 10 minutes before the last but one sentence.
$512,035 (USA) (7 October 2018)
$29,719,483 (USA) (17 January 2019)