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In 1950s Pittsburgh, a former baseball star squashes his son's dream of playing college football.

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Troy Maxson (Denzel Washington) 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 (Jovan Adepo) chance to meet a college football recruiter.


  • Emotional
  • Engaging
  • Heartwarming
  • Touching


  • Denzel Washingtonas Troy Maxson

    Denzel Washingtonas Troy Maxson

  • Viola Davisas Rose Maxson

    Viola Davisas Rose Maxson

  • Stephen McKinley Hendersonas Jim Bono

    Stephen McKinley Hendersonas Jim Bono

  • Jovan Adepoas Cory

    Jovan Adepoas Cory

  • Russell Hornsbyas Lyons

    Russell Hornsbyas Lyons

  • Mykelti Williamsonas Gabriel

    Mykelti Williamsonas Gabriel