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Roots. Discs 1 and 2

Author: Marvin J ChomskyJohn ErmanDavid GreeneGilbert MosesWilliam BlinnAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 30th anniversary ed., standard versionView all editions and formats
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Episodes 1-4 of a six part series which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Film adaptations
History
Biography Drama
Named Person: Alex Haley; Alex Haley; Haley family; Kinte family; Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marvin J Chomsky; John Erman; David Greene; Gilbert Moses; William Blinn; Alex Haley; Edward Asner; Lloyd Bridges; LeVar Burton; O J Simpson; Cicely Tyson; Maya Angelou; Quincy Jones; Gerald Fried; Wolper Productions.; Warner Bros. Television.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419850210 9781419850219
OCLC Number: 778051000
Language Note: Closed-captioned; soundtracks in English and Spanish; subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Notes: Originally aired on television in 1977.
Dual-sided discs.
Credits: Cinematography, Stevan Larner, Joseph M. Wilcots ; editors, James T. Heckert, Peter Kirby, Neil Travis ; original music, Gerald Fried, Quincy Jones ; costume designer, Jack Martell.
Cast: Maya Angelou, LeVar Burton, Edward Asner, O.J. Simpson, Ralph Waite, Louis Gossett Jr., Robert Reed, Lorne Green, Lynda Day George, Vic Morrow, John Amos, Sandy Duncan, Leslie Uggams, George Hamilton, Richard Roundtree, Ben Vereen, Lloyd Bridges, Georg Stanford Brown, Cicely Tyson.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 5 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
Other Titles: Roots
Roots (Television program)
Responsibility: David L. Wolper Productions ; Warner Bros. Television ; produced by Stan Margulies ; written by William Blinn [and others] ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, John Erman, David Greene, Gilbert Moses.

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Episodes 1-4 of a six part series which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past.

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