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Roots: The Gift (1988)

PG 12/11/1988 (US) DramaHistoryTV Movie 1h 33m
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Overview

On Christmas Eve 1770, a young African warrior, who three years prior had been captured and sold into slavery in America, leads a desperate group of runaway slaves as they attempt to reach freedom in the North.

  1. Kevin Hooks

    Director

  2. David Eyre Jr.

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. LeVar Burton

    LeVar Burton

    Kunta Kinte

  2. Louis Gossett Jr.

    Louis Gossett Jr.

    Fiddler

  3. Jerry Hardin

    Jerry Hardin

    Reynolds

  4. Kate Mulgrew

    Kate Mulgrew

    Hattie Carraway

  5. Shaun Cassidy

    Shaun Cassidy

    Edmund Parker, Jr.

  6. Avery Brooks

    Avery Brooks

    Cletus Moyer

  7. Michael Learned

    Michael Learned

    Amelia

  8. John McMartin

    John McMartin

    Edmund Parker, Sr.

  9. Brandy Brown

    Arabella

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Roots: The Gift

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Original Language English

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