Roots: The Next Generation

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Roots: The Next Generation ★★★ 1979

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. 685m/C VHS . 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; Cameos: Al Freeman Jr., Marlon Brando; D: John Erman; W: Sydney Glass; C: Joseph M. Wilcots; M: Gerald Fried. TV