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Roots: Season 1, Episode 1

Part I (1977)

TV EpisodeDrama | History | War
In Gambia, West Africa, Kunta Kinte, son of Omoro and Binta, distinguishes himself in manhood training rituals. But he does not enjoy his new status long: slave traders sweeping the countryside seize him. Chained with other captives, Kunta begins an agonized odyssey to the New World. Written By Anonymous  Less

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