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What's The Movie Roots About?

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", chronicling the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants.

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What's The Genre Of The Roots Movie?

Genres: Drama, History

Who Stars In The Roots Movie?

When Was The Motion Picture Roots Released?

Released: May 30, 2016

What's The Runtime Of The Roots Movie?

Runtime: 383.0

How Popular Is The Roots Movie?

Popularity Rating: 1.541

What Studio(s) Produced The Roots Film?

Who Was On The Cast Of The Motion Picture Roots?

Kunta Kinte Roman Armstrong
Belle Emayatzy Corinealdi
Alex Haley Laurence Fishburne
Dr. William Waller Matthew Goode
Nancy Holt Anna Paquin
Jerusalem Mekhi Phifer
Tom Lea Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Cyrus T.I.
Fiddler Forest Whitaker
Irene Carlacia Grant
Kunta Kinte Malachi Kirby
Chicken George Rege-Jean Page
Missy G. Hannelius
Kizzy, age 6 Saniyya Sidney

Who Was On The Crew Of Roots The Movie?

Crew — Cinematography: Peter Menzies Jr.
Crew — Cinematography: Sharone Meir
Directing — Director: Bruce Beresford
Directing — Director: Mario Van Peebles
Directing — Director: Phillip Noyce
Directing — Director: Thomas L. Carter
Editing — Editor: David Beatty
Editing — Editor: Greg Babor
Editing — Editor: James Wilcox
Editing — Editor: Martin Nicholson
Editing — Editor: Neil Mandelberg
Production — Co-Executive Producer: Korin Huggins
Production — Co-Executive Producer: LeVar Burton
Production — Co-Producer: Karen Mayeda Vranek
Production — Executive Producer: Marc Toberoff
Production — Executive Producer: Mark Wolper
Production — Executive Producer: William Packer
Production — Line Producer: Alissa M. Kantrow
Production — Line Producer: Cheryl Eatock
Production — Producer: Ann Kindberg
Production — Producer: George Parra
Sound — Music: Alex Heffes
Sound — Music: Philip Miller
Writing — Writer: Alex Haley
Writing — Writer: Alison McDonald
Writing — Writer: Charles Murphy
Writing — Writer: Lawrence Konner
Writing — Writer: Mark Rosenthal

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