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Roots (1977)

A saga of African-American life, based on Alex Haley's family history. Kunta Kinte is abducted from his African village, sold into slavery, and taken to America. Throughout the series, the family observes notable events in U.S. history, such as the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, slave uprisings, and emancipation.

Original Title: Roots
Language: English
Release Date: 1/23/1977
Runtime: 573 mins
Status: Released
Links: IMDB
Drama History TV movie