|Plot: Troy Maxson makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. Bitter over his missed opportunity, Troy creates further tension in his family when he squashes his son's chance to meet a college football recruiter.
Rating: 7.4/10 (34237 votes)
Director: Denzel Washington
Writer: August Wilson (screenplay), August Wilson (based upon his play "Fences")
Stars: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo
Runtime: 139 min
Released: 2016 Dec 25