Roots: The Next Generation Movie Review 1979

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Sequel to the landmark TV miniseries continuing the story of author Alex Haley's ancestors from the Reconstruction era of the 1880s to 1967, culminating with Haley's visit to West Africa where he is told the story of Kunta Kinte.


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Available on VHS
Running time 685 minutes.

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Historical Drama, Books to Film: Alex Haley, American South, African America
Georg Stanford Brown, Lynne Moody, Henry Fonda, Richard Thomas, Marc Singer, Olivia de Havilland, Paul Koslo, Beah Richards, Stan Shaw, Harry (Henry) Morgan, Irene Cara, Dorian Harewood, Ruby Dee, Paul Winfield, James Earl Jones, Debbie Allen
Al Freeman, Marlon Brando
Stan Margulies, David L. Wolper

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