- Physical Description: 2 videodiscs ([140min.]) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2007.
|General Note:|| Based on the book by Alex Haley.
Features: Crossing over: how Roots captivated an entire nation, Remember roots : behind-the-scenes documentary, video highlights, audio commentary, Roots: one year later hosted by Louis Gossett Jr.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| LeVar Burton, Ed Asner, Lloyd Bridges, Lorne Greene, John Amos, Louis Gossett, Jr., Chuck Connors, Scatman Crothers, Georg Stanford Brown.
|Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:|| Originally broadcast on television in 1977.
|Summary, etc.:|| Chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past.
|Target Audience Note:|| MPAA rating: Not rated.
|System Details Note:|| DVDs.
|Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:|| For private home use only.
|Language Note:|| Closed-captioned.
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