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Roots : the complete collection / David L. Wolper Productions ; Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; directors, Marvin Chomsky, John Erman, David Green, Gilbert Moses ; writers, William Blinn, M. Charles Cohen, Ernest Kinoy, James Lee ; music, Gerald Fried, Quincy Jones.

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  • 12 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greentown PL - Greentown DVD ROOTS 30th ANN (Text) 75342000077072 DVD Available -
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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC ROOTS (Text) Roots 33946002400260 Fiction TV Series . 2nd Floor Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC ROOTS LEGACY (Text) Roots: Legacy 33946002400286 Fiction TV Series . 2nd Floor Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781419851810
  • ISBN: 1419851810
  • Physical Description: 10 videodiscs (23 hrs.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in. + 1 book (36 pages : color illustrations; 17 x 27)
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2007, c1977-1978.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book of the same title by Alex Haley.
Roots special features: Commentary by David L. Wolper, Edward Asner, LeVar Burton, Cicely Tyson,William Blinn, Jan Scott, and Lynn Stalmaster.
Formatted Contents Note:
Roots [3 discs, Sides A and B] : [Disc 1] Episodes 1-2 -- [Disc 2] Episodes 3-4 -- [Disc 3] Episodes 5-6.
[Cont.] : Roots, the next generations [4 discs Sides A and B] : [Disc 1] Episodes 1-2 -- [Disc 2] Episodes 3-4 -- [Disc 3] : Episodes 5-6 -- [Disc 4, Side A only] Episode 7.
[Cont.] [1 disc] Roots, the gift / a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; created by Alex Haley ; produced by Mark M. Wolfer ; written by D.M. Eyre Jr. ; directed by Kevin Hooks --
[Cont.] [2 discs] The legacy of Roots. Part 1 -- The legacy of Roots. Part 2.
[Cont.] Book : A synopsis of the series.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast : LeVar Burton, John Amos, Ben Vereen, Cicely Tyson, Thalmus Rasulala, Edward Asner, Ralph Waite, Lorne Green, Vic Morrow, Chuck Connors, John Schuck, Leslie Uggams, Robert Reed, Lou Gosset.
Summary, etc.:
Alex Haley traces his family's history from his ancestors who were brought to America as slaves.
System Details Note:
Compact disc.
Subject: Haley, Alex > Drama.
Haley family > Drama.
Kinte family > Drama.
African American families > Drama.
African Americans > History > To 1863 > Drama.
Slavery > United States > Drama.
Roots (Television program) > Criticism and interpretation.
Genre: Biographical films.
Television mini-series.

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