In this adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play, an African American father struggles with race relations in the United States while trying to raise his family in the 1950s and coming to terms with the events of his life.
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.
|Release date:||December 16, 2016|
|Duration:||2h 19 min|
|IMDb rating:||7.2 / 10|
|Film Director:||Denzel Washington|
|Actors:||Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson|
Published on 11 March 2017 • Last updated: 16 November 2018