The Sun Is Also A Star, a movie based on Nicola Yoon’s bestselling novel, hits DVD on August 20 and Digital on August 6.
The plot centers on a college bound youth named Daniel (Riverdale’s Charles Melton) and a young pragmatist named Natasha (Grown-ish’s Yara Shahidi) who become instantly smitten with one another during one day in New York City
Although there is instant attraction between the two, will they be able to hold onto that spark and carve out a real romance? With her family being deported the following day, Natasha’s time in the U.S. may be over, placing these two lovers’ future in jeopardy. Ry Russo-Young, who helmed 2017’s underrated feature Before I Fall, is the director.
The digital features include a deleted scene (“Korean Restaurant”), alternate scene (“Five Years Later), and two featurettes (“The Chemistry of Casting,” “Love is a Universe”). The DVD edition comes with the “Love is a Universe” featurette.