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

Washington, Denzel, 1954- film director, film producer, actor. (Added Author). Rudin, Scott, 1958- film producer. (Added Author). Davis, Viola, 1965- actor. (Added Author). Henderson, Stephen McKinley, actor. (Added Author). Adepo, Jovan, actor. (Added Author). Hornsby, Russell, actor. (Added Author). Williamson, Mykelti, actor. (Added Author). Wilson, August, screenplay. (Added Author). Wilson, August. Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Fences. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher. (Added Author). Bron Studios, production company. (Added Author). Macro Media, production company. (Added Author).
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  • 47 of 96 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

2 current holds with 96 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library DVD FENCES (Text) 39493108099278 Adult Video Available -
Alexander Main Library DVD 17-096 Fences (Drama) (Text) 34269001177469 Adult Video Checked out 10/26/2017
Ashe County Public Library DVD FEN (Text) 50503010928515 Adult Video Checked out 10/27/2017
Belhaven Public Library VIDEO DVD (Text) 38344400180673 Adult Video Available -
Bladen Main Branch DVD (Text) 30441100760784 Adult Video Available -
Bordeaux Library DVD F (Text) 31781063633182 Adult Video Checked out 10/26/2017
Carver School Road Branch DVD DRAMA RATING PG13 (Text) 2112502074950 Adult DVD Fiction Checked out 10/28/2017
Charles H. Stone Memorial Library DVD (Text) 30665100336829 Adult DVD Fiction Available -
Clemmons Branch DVD DRAMA RATING PG13 (Text) 2112502073214 Adult DVD Fiction Checked out 10/26/2017
Cleveland County Main Library DVD FEN (Text) 22281500064868 Adult Video Checked out 10/26/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9786316773265
  • ISBN: 6316773269
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (138 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, California : Paramount, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Participant or Performer Note: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson.
Summary, etc.: In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen, NTSC, region 1, 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note: English dialogue, with optional audio description; Spanish, English or French subtitles.
Awards Note: Academy Award, 2016: Best supporting actress (Davis).
Subject: Wilson, August > Film adaptations.
Families, Black > United States > Drama.
Fathers and sons > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Negro leagues > Drama.
Race relations > Drama.
African American theater > New York (State) > New York.
Theater > New York (State) > New York.
Sanitation workers > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Social problem films.
Sports films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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