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'Roots' Reborn: How a Slave Saga Was Remade for the Black Lives Matter Era


Forty years after the original gripped half the nation (literally), a more violent and more accurate remake is here, gambling on big stars including Forest Whitaker and Anna Paquin and the unresolved emotional core of America's toughest conversation: "He was calling me a n—er, but at the end of the scene he was in tears."

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StarWarsFan2012d ago

Roots was a great thing originally. Maybe the original brand should be left alone and a new program made altogether.