Most Popular "Roots" Titles
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4. Thunderheart (1992)
R | 119 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
A young mixed-blood FBI agent is assigned to work with a cynical veteran investigator on a murder on a poverty-stricken Sioux reservation.
5. Pure Country (1992)
PG | 112 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his ... See full summary »
6. The Chamber (1996)
R | 113 min | Drama, Thriller
A young man fresh out of law school tries to win a reprieve for his racist grandfather who is on death row.
7. Paprika (2006)
R | 90 min | Animation, Mystery, Sci-Fi
When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patients' dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.
8. The Woods (2006)
R | 91 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her estranged parents.
9. Made in America (1993)
PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy
A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white.
10. Eden Log (2007)
R | 98 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A man wakes up deep inside a cave. Suffering amnesia, he has no recollection of how he came to be here or of what happened to the man whose body he finds beside him. Tailed by a mysterious ... See full summary »
11. Soldier Blue (1970)
R | 112 min | History, Western
After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two ... See full summary »
13. Roots: The Gift (1988 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama, History
The characters of Kunta Kinte and Fiddler from Roots are back in this movie. In this movie the two of them accompany their owner to another plantation at Christmas time and they learn that ... See full summary »
14. Bruce Willis: Why the Legend Never Dies (2013 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary
An in-depth look at the life and career of Bruce Willis, featuring never-before-seen photos and videos from the Willis family collection. Narrated by Bruce Willis.
16. Syncopation (1942)
Approved | 88 min | Comedy, History, Music
Covering a quarter-century of American 'syncopated" music (Ragtime, Jazz, Swing, Blues, Boogie Woogie)from prior to WWI through prohibition, the stock-market crash, the depression and the ... See full summary »
18. Off and Running (2009)
76 min | Documentary
With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean-Brooklyn teen Avery grew up in a unique and loving household. But when her curiosity about ... See full summary »
20. Rooted in Peace (2015)
97 min | Documentary
Greg Reitman shares his past experiences of living in the Gulf War and witnessing the aftermath of Hiroshima, Japan and later the grievances of 911. Greg challenges the viewer; on what will it take for humanity to wake up and to stop the cycle of war & violence.
21. Moonshine Mountain (1964)
Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Music
Chuck Scott plays a country western singer who goes back home to the hills of Carolina where he gots caught up in a feud between some homeboy moonshiners and "the Revenoores".
22. They Are We (2013)
77 min | Documentary, History
Can a family separated by the transatlantic slave trade sing and dance its way back together? In Perico, Cuba is an Afro-Cuban group that has kept alive songs and dances brought aboard a ... See full summary »
24. Twisted Roots (2009)
99 min | Drama
In this stylish Finnish drama, the secrets and desires of a family can no longer be suppressed. Mikko turns out to have a hereditary illness. Since then he has been worried. How long can he... See full summary »
25. Wake (III) (2010)
20 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy
'Everybody knows if you're fixin' to GOSSIP, you gotta have a little dirt on somebody. And everybody knows if you're fixin' to BURY, you gotta throw a little dirt on somebody. But don't ... See full summary »
26. Awake Zion (2013)
65 min | Documentary
Through one woman's musical odyssey exploring the meaning of Jewish identity, Awake Zion uncovers the mysterious connections between Reggae, Rasta and Judaism. Awake Zion unites Jewish and ... See full summary »
27. Our Leading Citizen (1939)
Approved | 89 min | Drama
Lem Schofield practices law in a formerly small-town that has grown to be an industrialized big city, He bases his ideals on the examples set by Abraham Lincoln and never waivers in them ... See full summary »
30. Beats of the Heart: Roots Rock Reggae (1977 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
Roots Rock Reggae depicts an unforgettable moment in Jamaica's history when music defined the island's struggles and immortalised its heroes.
31. Inbetween (I) (2008)
11 min | Short, Drama, War
A haunting tale of forgiveness and redemption. A Serbian soldier tormented by grief and guilt after witnessing the death of innocent Albanians in Kosovo is forced to revisit his worst ... See full summary »
32. Blue Hope (II) (2015)
Short | Pre-production
In Rome, a young girl deals with her pregnancy alone and considers giving her child up for adoption. In Mumbai, a young woman travels to India for a job, having been adopted herself.
33. Jeremiah Wright Painting a Picture of US Aggression (2008 Video)
2 min | Short
Remixes footage from various sources to visually engage the pastor's contentious assertions from the pulpit.
34. The Healing Passage: Voices from the Water (2004)
90 min | Documentary
Prominent cultural artists explore the present-day residuals of the trans- Atlantic slave trade and use music, ritual, dolls, spoken word and visual art to create paths to healing.
35. Bluefield (2006)
Peter Wilson is a successful K-Street accountant on the verge of making partner in his high-powered Washington, D.C. firm who is eagerly anticipating the birth of his first-born child. Life... See full summary »
36. Back to My Roots (2010 TV Movie)
22 min | Documentary
Simon now finds himself faced with a cross cultural mid-career crisis. Invited to perform a stand up gig in front of a TV audience of three million people, he returns to Spain to discover where he truly belongs-is it Spain or Australia?
37. Vatten tjockt som blod (2009)
58 min | Documentary
Emilio's adoptive father Bengt feels abandoned when his son moves from Sweden back to his birth-country Colombia. Bengt travels there to try to reestablish a relationship between them. ... See full summary »