Unif Title Roots (Television program : 2016). Selections.
Title Roots. Disc 3 / History presents an A+E Studios production ; in association with Marc Toberoff Productions and the Wolper Organization ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow.
Publication [Santa Monica, California] : A&E Television Networks, LLC, [2016]
Distribution Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2016]
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
3/4 in. 24 fps.
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1 rda
widescreeen (16:9) 24 fps rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Televison mini-series lcgft
Call # DVD TV ROOTS
System Req DVD; NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Note English; English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Based on Alex Haley's best selling novel.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 2016.
"Your name is your shield"--Cover.
Special feature: Roots: A history revealed.
Performer Chad Coleman, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Laurence Fishburne, Matthew Goode, Tip 'TI' Harris, Malachi Kirby, Derek Luke, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Reg?-Jean Page, Anna Paquin, Mekhi Phifer, James Purefoy, Anika Noni Rose, Erica Tazel, Sedale Threatt, Jr., Forest Whitaker.
Summary 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.
Contents Bonus feature: Roots: a history revealed.
Audience Rating: TV14.
Subject Kinte family -- Drama.
Haley family -- Drama.
Slavery -- United States -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
Abolitionists -- United States -- Drama.
African American families -- Drama.
Historical television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Fiction television programs.
Television mini-series.
Haley family. (OCoLC)fst00214093
Kinte family. (OCoLC)fst00219335
Abolitionists. (OCoLC)fst00794478
African American families. (OCoLC)fst00799152
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
Biographical television programs. (OCoLC)fst00832147
Fiction television programs. (OCoLC)fst01743570
Historical television programs. (OCoLC)fst00958214
Slavery. (OCoLC)fst01120426
Television adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01146645
Television mini-series. (OCoLC)fst01146956
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Addl. Author Kantrow, Alissa M. (Alissa Miller), 1969- television producer.
Coleman, Chad, actor.
Corinealdi, Emayatzy, 1980- actor.
Fishburne, Laurence, III, 1961- actor.
Goode, Matthew, 1978- actor.
T. I., 1980- actor.
Kirby, Malachi, actor.
Luke, Derek, 1974- actor.
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977- actor.
Page, Regé-Jean, actor.
Paquin, Anna, actor.
Phifer, Mekhi, 1975- actor.
Purefoy, James, 1964- actor.
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972- actor.
Tazel, Erica, actor.
Threatt, Sedale, Jr., actor.
Whitaker, Forest, actor.
Television adaptation of (work): Haley, Alex. Roots.
History (Television network), presenter.
A+E Studios, production company.
Marc Toberoff Productions, production company.
Wolper Organization, production company.
Arts and Entertainment Network, publisher.
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Standard # 031398247586 (set)

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