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|Named Person:||Alex Haley; Haley family; Jackson family; Kinte family; Moore family; Alex Haley; Alex Haley; Haley family.; Jackson family.; Kinte family.; Moore family.|
|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, 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; 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; Wolper Productions.; Warner Home Video (Firm)|
|ISBN:||0790714671 9780790714677 0790714612 9780790714615 0790714620 9780790714622 0790714639 9780790714639 0790714647 9780790714646 0790714655 9780790714653 0790714663 9780790714660 0790714558 9780790714554 0790714566 9780790714561 0790714574 9780790714578 0790714582 9780790714585 0790714590 9780790714592 0790714604 9780790714608|
|Notes:||Based on the novel: Roots / by Alex Haley.
Originally produced as a television miniseries in 1977.
|Credits:||Directors of photography, Stevan Larner, Joseph M. Wilcots ; film editors, James T. Heckert, Peter Kirby, Neil Travis ; music by Gerald Fried, Quincy Jones.|
|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.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||6 videocassettes (569 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.|
|Details:||VHS, NTSC; hi-fi.|
|Contents:||Episode 1 / written for television by William Blinn and Ernest Kinoy; directed by David Greene --
Episode 2 / written for television by Ernest Kinoy and William Blinn; directed by David Greene (1st hour), John Erman (2nd hour) --
Episode 3 / written for television by James Lee and William Blinn; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky --
Episode 4 / written for television by James Lee (1st hour), M. Charles Cohen (2nd hour) ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky --
Episode 5 / written for television by James Lee and William Blinn (1st hour), M. Charles Cohen (2nd hour); directed by Gilbert Moses --
Episode 6 / written for television by M. Charles Cohen; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky.
|Other Titles:||Roots (Television program : 1977)|
|Responsibility:||developed for television by William Blinn ; executive producer, David L. Wolper ; producer, Stan Margulies ; a David L. Wolper production ; Warner Bros. Television.|
- Haley, Alex -- Family -- Drama.
- Haley family -- Drama.
- Jackson family -- Drama.
- Kinte family -- Drama.
- Moore family -- Drama.
- African Americans -- Drama.
- African American families -- Drama.
- Slavery -- United States -- Drama.
- African Americans -- History -- Drama.
- Southern States -- History -- Drama.
- United States -- History -- Drama.
- Haley, Alex -- Television adaptations.
- Haley, Alex.
- Haley family.
- Jackson family.
- Kinte family.
- Moore family.
- African American families.
- African Americans.
- Southern States.
- United States.