Roots (2016)

Movie review by Kari Croop, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.

NR 2016 383 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

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Its very grafic
age 6+

History Inaccurate

Though impactful version of Roots the tribal interpitation of the mandigo's and community was not accurate and very fictional. Does not represent what life was really like for Africans of the periods.

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