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Roots. / Disc 1, episode 1

Author: William BlinnDavid L WolperStan MarguliesM Charles CohenErnest KinoyAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Brothers Entertainment, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 30th anniversary ed
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An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.
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Genre/Form: Television mini-series
Historical television programs
Biographical television programs
Television adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Alex Haley; Haley family; Jackson family; Kinte family; Moore family; Alex Haley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William Blinn; David L Wolper; Stan Margulies; M Charles Cohen; Ernest Kinoy; James Lee; Marvin J Chomsky; John Erman; David Greene; Gilbert Moses; John Amos; Maya Angelou; Edward Asner; Lloyd Bridges; Georg Stanford Brown; LeVar Burton; Macdonald Carey; Olivia Cole; Gary Collins; Chuck Connors; Scat Man Crothers; Ji-Tu Cumbuka; Brad Davis; Sandy Duncan; Lynda Day George; Louis Gossett; Lorne Greene; Moses Gunn; George Hamilton; Hilly Hicks; Burl Ives; Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs; Carolyn Jones; Doug McClure; Ian McShane; Lynne Moody; Vic Morrow; Thalmus Rasulala; Robert Reed; Hari Rhodes; Richard Roundtree; Raymond St Jacques; John Schuck; Paul Shenar; O J Simpson; Madge Sinclair; Beverly Todd; Cicely Tyson; Leslie Uggams; Ben Vereen; Ralph Waite; William Watson; Ren Woods; Stevan Larner; Joseph M Wilcots; James T Heckert; Peter Kirby; Neil Travis; Gerald Fried; Quincy Jones; Alex Haley; Warner Bros.
ISBN: 0780667166 9780780667167
OCLC Number: 827009112
Language Note: In English with optional Spanish dubbing and optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned in English.
Notes: Title from disc label.
Based on the novel: Roots / by Alex Haley.
Videodisc release of an episode of the television miniseries, produced in 1977.
Cast: John Amos, Maya Angelou, Edward Asner, Lloyd Bridges, Georg Stanford Brown, LeVar Burton, Macdonald Carey, Olivia Cole, Gary Collins, Chuck Connors, Scatman Crothers, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Brad Davis, Sandy Duncan, Lynda Day George, Louis Gossett Jr., Lorne Greene, Moses Gunn, George Hamilton, Hilly Hicks, Burl Ives, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Carolyn Jones, Doug McClure, Ian McShane, Lynne Moody, Vic Morrow, Thalmus Rasulala, Robert Reed, Harry Rhodes, Richard Roundtree, Raymond St. Jacques, John Schuck, Paul Shenar, O.J. Simpson, Madge Sinclair, Beverly Todd, Cicely Tyson, Leslie Uggams, Ben Vereen, Ralph Waite, William Watson, Ren Woods.
Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: developed for television by William Blinn ; executive producer, David L. Wolper ; producer, Stan Margulies ; written for television by William Blinn, M. Charles Cohen, Ernest Kinoy, James Lee ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, John Erman, David Greene, Gilbert Moses ; a David L. Wolper production.

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An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

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