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Roots, the next generations. Discs 1 & 2

Author: David L WolperSydney A GlassErnest KinoyThad MumfordJohn McGreeveyAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2007, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Drama
Historical television programs
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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: David L Wolper; Sydney A Glass; Ernest Kinoy; Thad Mumford; John McGreevey; Daniel Wilcox; Georg Stanford Brown; Charles Dubin; John Erman; Lloyd Richards; Alex Haley; Warner Bros. Television.
ISBN: 1419846906 9781419846908
OCLC Number: 180087476
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
Based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley.
Contains episodes 1-4 (of 7).
Credits: Music, Gerald Fried.
Cast: Debbie Allen, Barbara Barrie, Marlon Brando, James Broderick, Georg Stanford Brown, Irene Cara, Diahann Carroll, Bernie Casey, Lee Chamberlin, Michael Constantine, Robert Culp, James Daly, Olivia de Havilland, Ruby Dee, Damon Evans, Norman Fell, Henry Fonda, Al Freeman Jr., Slim Gaillard, Pam Grier, Rosey Grier, Andy Griffith, Dorian Harewood, Kene Holliday, Rafer Johnson, James Earl Jones, Paul Koslo, Avon Long, Claudia McNeil, Carmen McRae, Dina Merrill, Lynne Moody, Harry Morgan, Greg Morris, Roger E. Mosley, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Beah Richards, Percy Rodrigues, John Rubinstein, Stan Shaw, Marc Singer, Richard Thomas, George Voskovec, Hal Williams, Paul Winfield.
Event notes: Originally broadcast in 1979.
Description: 2 videodiscs : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Other Titles: Roots: the next generations.
Responsibility: a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards.

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Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots.

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