Entertainment, Sponsored Fences (DVD /Blu-Ray) Review & Giveaway March 13, 2017

FENCES, the adaption of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play starring Academy Award® winner Denzel Washington and Academy Award® winner Viola Davis!

A husband, father, brother and friend with the weight of the world on his shoulders (in his opinion). FENCES tells the story of a former Negro-league baseball player (Troy Maxson) and the characters that love and support him despite his faults and mistakes. Troy tries to give life lessons through stories, but sometimes he falls a little short. At the end of the day, he loves his family and they love and him.

Some people build fences to keep people out, and other people build fences to keep people in“.  The “fence” is important to the story line because it documents a journey, in my opinion.

All Star Cast

You can never go wrong with the cast of characters assembled for this film. Everyone from Denzel Washington (Troy – Perfection) to Viola Davis (Rose – Phenomenal) to Mykelti Williamson (Gabe– Wow,just Wow!) and everyone in between. I recognized all of the actors from other projects and was absolutely impressed with them and how they brought life to their characters to help tell the story. There is no denying the on-screen chemistry between all of the characters.

I Can Relate

Troy reminds me of my own father, very stern and focused, but loving just the same. He may not show his emotions the way others think he should, but he shows his love very similar to the way Troy shows love for his family. All that he wants is for his kids (and grand kids) to be better than he was and to show them that he wants to take care of them the best way he knows how. You can’t deny that is love!

This film is absolutely captivating and will draw you into the story! Take a look at the official trailer:

FENCES will be released on Blu-ray /DVD March 14, 2017. The FENCES DVD/Blu-ray Combo Pack includes over 30 minutes of bonus content that include interviews with the cast and crew (yes, even Denzel Washington and Viola Davis). The DVD/Blu-ray Combo Pack also includes a Digital HD Version of the film that can be assessed through UltraViolet ™ or iTunes, using a variety of smart devices.

Want to Win Your Own Copy of Fences (DVD /Blu-ray Combo Pack)? 

You in luck, I am giving away a free copy to ONE (1) lucky winner. It is simple to enter… Just comment below with your thoughts about the movie (or from the trailer above) between now and March 25th at 11:59 PM CST, when a winner will be randomly. Please be sure to include your name and email so that you can be contacted if you are the winner. Open to the US residents only.

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30 Comments

  • shelly peterson posted on March 14, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    I have not seen this movie but sure want to. This movie looks amazing, with really great actors.

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  • Tania posted on March 14, 2017 at 11:18 pm

    I love Viola and Denzel! I need to add this DVD to my collection!

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  • Edye posted on March 19, 2017 at 12:27 am

    I love the trailer! My whole family would enjoy this movie.
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  • Nancy Loring posted on March 19, 2017 at 8:25 pm

    I can so relate with wanting the best for my kids and them not seeing my point and that I love them more than anything but we all mess up once in while.

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  • Helena posted on March 20, 2017 at 4:14 am

    I absolutely love Denzel Washington and I feel he should have won an Oscar for his performance! I would love to have my own copy of this amazing movie!

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  • Breanne posted on March 21, 2017 at 12:39 am

    I haven’t seen the movie but the trailer looks amazing and dramatic!

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  • Lauren H posted on March 22, 2017 at 10:46 pm

    It looks like a powerful movie

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  • Leon Durham posted on March 23, 2017 at 1:17 am

    I haven’t seen the movie but after the Oscars I definitely want to watch it! Denzel and Viola are 2 of my favorite actors.

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  • Jenny Ham posted on March 24, 2017 at 11:40 pm

    Have not seen it. Looks really good can wait to see it.

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  • Anne Hanson posted on March 24, 2017 at 11:49 pm

    I haven’t seen it but looks great from the trailer. Those two would make any movie amazing!

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  • jeanettesheets posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:04 am

    i have not seenyet,but would love to see this amazing movie ,greatcast!

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  • Jacqueline Morillo posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:06 am

    I love both Denzel and Viola! This movie had me in tears over and over again.

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  • kristy balser posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:16 am

    I belive that Denzel Washington will be a hit in this. I have not seen it yet

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  • Kelly francisoc posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:17 am

    I have not seen the movie but the trailer is such a tease. I love the actors and actresses!

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  • Juanita May posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:35 am

    This movie looks like it will be inspirational, and the ators are some of my favorites. I can’t wait to see it.

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  • Patti Newton posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:37 am

    Missed this one at the theater. Heard so many good things.

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  • Melissa Craig posted on March 25, 2017 at 12:46 am

    I have been wanting to see this movie so my since the award season began!

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  • Judy Custer posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:08 am

    Fences is a very relatable movie for me and I’d just love to add this to my collection.

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  • kim posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:11 am

    Each Denzel movie just gets better and better so im sure this one is amazing!

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  • Nichole McK posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:31 am

    This looks like such a moving film! I love fathers that are strong yet loving which he seems to be.

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  • Danielle Bell posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:36 am

    I love Denzel, I must watch it

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  • Anna Tillou posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:42 am

    Haven’t seen the movie yet but I have heard all good things about it.

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  • Margot S. posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:44 am

    This movie looks incredible! Can’t wait to see it!

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  • Dana Moore posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:49 am

    We loved this movie and was so glad Viola Davis won! We’d wear this out when I win it!

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  • Mandy henry posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:54 am

    Would love this

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  • Stephen Sigourney posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:56 am

    Oh Denzel! Need I say more?

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  • sandra adams posted on March 25, 2017 at 1:57 am

    I love Denzel I have not seen this one but am looking forward to seeing it

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  • Bea Alexandra posted on March 25, 2017 at 2:21 am

    I have not seen the movie yet but obviously have heard all the great reviews. Who can resist Denzel?!

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  • Kelley H posted on March 25, 2017 at 2:33 am

    I havent seen the movie but it seems to be a very powerful and realistic portrayal of life and its struggles and our attempts to be happy. I would love to see the movie.

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  • Kim Myers posted on March 25, 2017 at 3:10 am

    I have not seen this but have wanted to! The trailer just draws you right in

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