Roots / directed by Bruce Beresford [and three others].
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|Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library||BLU ROO # 566 (Text)||70621000213956||BLU-RAY||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 videodiscs (6 hrs., 29 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: New York : A & E Television Networks, 
Based on Alex Haley's best selling novel.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series.
Special feature: Roots: A history revealed.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, Laurence Fishburne, Jonathan Rhys-meyers, James Breaux, Newton James Hippolyte Jr.
The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil war. Based on Alex Haley₂s best-selling novel which has resonated with millions of Americans, it reveals powerful, universal truths about the resilience of the human spirit.
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Bluray, region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital.
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
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