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Fences / Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative, in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black.

Washington, Denzel, 1954- (film director,, film producer,, actor.). Rudin, Scott, 1958- (film producer.). Black, Todd, (film producer.). Wilson, August, (screenwriter.). Davis, Viola, 1965- (actor.). Henderson, Stephen, 1949- (actor.). Adepo, Jovan, (actor.). Hornsby, Russell, (actor.). Williamson, Mykelti, (actor.). Sidney, Saniyya, (actor.). Zarvos, Marcelo, (composer.). Winborne, Hughes, (editor of moving image work.). Christensen, Charlotte Bruus, (director of photography.). Wilson, August. Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Fences. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation, (presenter,, publisher.). Bron Studios, (presenter.). Macro Media, (presenter.). Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, Saniyya Sidney. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Blu-ray feature film.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, California : Paramount, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning play.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: Expanding the audience: from stage to screen; The company of fences; Building Fences: Denzel Washington; Playing the part: Rose Maxson; August Wilson's Hill District.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Marcelo Zarvos ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, Saniyya Sidney.
Summary, etc.:
"A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life."--IMDB.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, widescreen; 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
English dialogue; optional Spanish, English or French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video.
Subject: African American families > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Drama.
Sanitation workers > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Discrimination in sports > Drama.
African American theater > New York (State) > New York.
Theater > New York (State) > New York.
Negro leagues > Drama.
Race relations > Drama.
United States > Race relations > Drama.
New York (State)
Genre: Historical films.
Social problem films.
Sports films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pulaski County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pulaski County Library-Waynesville.


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