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Roots, the next generations / executive producer, David L. Wolper ; producer, Stan Margolis ; developed for television by Ernest Kinoy ; a David L. Wolper production ; Warner Bros. Television.
Title:
Roots, the next generations / executive producer, David L. Wolper ; producer, Stan Margolis ; developed for television by Ernest Kinoy ; a David L. Wolper production ; Warner Bros. Television.
ISBN:
9781419846908
Uniform Title:
Roots, the next generations (Television program)
Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Physical Description:
4 videodiscs (688 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley.

Special features: Behind-the-scenes documentary "Roots: the next generations: the legacy continues."

DVD ; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono; three discs are double-sided.
Contents:
disc 1, side A: ep. 1 / teleplay by Ernest Kinoy; directed by John Erman -- disc 1, side B: ep. 2 / teleplay by Ernest Kinoy; directed by Charles S. Dubin -- disc 2, side A: ep. 3 / teleplay by Ernest Kinoy; directed by John Erman -- disc 2, side B: ep. 4 / teleplay by Sidney A. Glass and Ernest Kinoy; directed by Charles S. Dubin -- disc 3, side A: ep. 5 / teleplay by Thad Mumford and Daniel Wilcox ; directed by George Stanford Brown -- disc 3, side B: ep. 6 / teleplay by John McCreevey; directed by Lloyd Richards -- disc 4, side A: ep. 7 / teleplay by Ernest Kinoy; directed by John Erman. Roots, the next generations: the legacy continues (2003; ca. 8 min.)
Summary:
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots.
Language Note:
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish. Closed-captioned.
Audience:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Performer:
Debbie Allen, Barbara Barrie, Marlon Brando, James Broderick, Georg Stanford Brown, Irene Cara, Diahann Carroll, Bernie Casey, Lee Chamberlin, Michael Constantine, Robert Culp, James Daly, Olivia de Havilland, Ruby Dee, Damon Evans, Norman Fell, Henry Fonda, Al Freeman Jr., Slim Gaillard, Pam Grier, Rosey Grier, Andy Griffith, Dorian Harewood, Kene Holliday, Rafer Johnson, James Earl Jones, Paul Koslo, Avon Long, Claudia McNeil, Carmen McRae, Dina Merrill, Lynne Moody, Harry Morgan, Greg Morris, Roger E. Mosley, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Beah Richards, Percy Rodrigues, John Rubinstein, Stan Shaw, Marc Singer, Richard Thomas, George Voskovec, Hal Williams, Paul Winfield.
Production Credits:
Music, Gerald Fried.
Holds: