Roots: The Next Generations

1979 NR 1 season

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Roots: The Next Generations

1979 NR 1 season
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This Emmy Award-winning follow-up to the acclaimed TV miniseries "Roots," based on Alex Haley's genealogical novel, picks up after the Civil War during the Reconstruction and chronicles the African-American experience through the 1960s. James Earl Jones stars as Haley, with Al Freeman Jr. as Malcolm X and Marlon Brando as George Lincoln Rockwell. Georg Stanford Brown, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee also star.
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Summary of Season 1 (1979) - 4 discs

This Emmy Award-winning follow-up to the acclaimed TV miniseries "Roots," based on Alex Haley's genealogical novel, picks up after the Civil War during the Reconstruction and chronicles the African-American experience through the 1960s. James Earl Jones stars as Haley, with Al Freeman Jr. as Malcolm X and Marlon Brando as George Lincoln Rockwell. Georg Stanford Brown, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee also star.
Format
DVD
Screen
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1
Subtitles
English
CC
No
Audio
English: Dolby Digital Mono
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
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