Redcoats attempt to persuade slaves to run away and join the English army; Kunta escapes but slave catchers apprehend him and amputate half of his foot to ensure that he never runs off again. John Waller sells Kunta to his younger brother William. Written by
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When Kunta escapes the British in a boat, location filming shows palms not native to Virginia, where the action takes place. See more