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Good intentions. Erratic bosses. Mounting paranoia. Unforeseen consequences spiraling out of control. Heidi (Julia Roberts) works at Homecoming, a facility helping soldiers transition to ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Julia Roberts ...  Heidi Bergman 10 episodes, 2018
Bobby Cannavale ...  Colin Belfast 10 episodes, 2018
Stephan James ...  Walter Cruz 10 episodes, 2018
Shea Whigham ...  Thomas Carrasco 8 episodes, 2018
Alex Karpovsky ...  Craig 8 episodes, 2018
Ayden Mayeri ...  Reina 7 episodes, 2018
Sissy Spacek ...  Ellen Bergman 6 episodes, 2018
Billy Stevenson ...  Abe 6 episodes, 2018
Marianne Jean-Baptiste ...  Gloria Morisseau 5 episodes, 2018
Alden Ray ...  Maurice 5 episodes, 2018
Sam Marra ...  Javen 5 episodes, 2018
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Good intentions. Erratic bosses. Mounting paranoia. Unforeseen consequences spiraling out of control. Heidi (Julia Roberts) works at Homecoming, a facility helping soldiers transition to civilian life. Years later she has started a new life, when the Department of Defense questions why she left Homecoming. Heidi realizes there's a whole other story behind the one she's been telling herself.

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2 November 2018 (USA) See more »

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Lake Arrowhead, California, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Sissy Spacek also appeared with Julia's brother, Eric Roberts, in "Raggedy Man" See more »

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Everything in its Right Place
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Performed by Radiohead
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a surprisingly good show
1 January 2019 | by dragokinSee all my reviews

First time i've heard about Homecoming was during a discussion about Hollywood A-stars flocking over to TV and stealing bread of lesser known artists. And since one can watch the show for free as Amazon Prime member i understood the complaints. However, if all resulting shows would be like Homecoming i wouldn't object. Yet it seems that big stars and big bucks don't always guarantee a quality product.

Homecoming is slow-paced but successfully compensates for that with short running time of the episodes of approximately half an hour. This slow burner starts fuming in episode five, blows up during episode six and offers a roller-coaster ride until end of episode eight. At that point i started wondering how they would possibly tie up the season knowing that two were commissioned. Therefore the last tow episode are slightly on the anti-climax side, although the season doesn't disappoint even then.

The main cast offers a great performance. For me the true hero was Bobby Cannavale who steals the show during every moment of his screen time.

So let's see what happens in Season 2.


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