ROOTS™ recounts one family’s struggle to resist American slavery. 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. Based on Alex Haley’s best-selling novel which has resonated with millions of Americans, ROOTS™ reveals powerful, universal truths about the resilience of the human spirit.
|Run time||383 minutes|
|DVD Release Date||August 23, 2016|
|Actors||Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Malachi Kirby, Babs Olusanmokun, Laurence Fishburne, Matthew Goode, Emayatzy Corinealdi|
|Genre(s)||Drama, TV Miniseries|
|Official FB||Roots Facebook Page|
|Where to Rent||Netflix Redbox|