• Network ABC (US)
  • Genres Drama, Mini-Series
  • Runtime 65 minutes
  • Total runtime 13 hours
  • Status Ended

Roots

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The epic tale of celebrated Pulitzer-prize winning author Alex Haley's ancestors as portrayed in the acclaimed nine-and-a-half-hour mini-series Roots, was first told in his 1976 bestseller Roots: The Saga of an American Family. The docu-drama covers a period of history that begins in mid-1700s Gambia, West Africa and concludes during post-Civil War United States, over 100 years later. This 1977 miniseries eventually won 9 Emmy awards, a Golden Globe award, and a Peabody award, and still stands as the most watched miniseries in U.S. history.

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Une grande série, à ranger avec Holocauste, le Nord et le Sud ou encore Colorado !!! Quand on était mômes, on étudiait l'histoire rien qu'en regardant la télé !!!!

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20 September 2012

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