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Homecoming 

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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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Drama | Thriller

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USA

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English

Release Date:

2 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Возвращение домой See more »

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Lake Arrowhead, California, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Everything in its Right Place
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Rather straightforward story that could have been told in 90 to 120 minutes.
15 November 2018 | by TxMikeSee all my reviews

We have Amazon Prime so I was able to stream this through my Roku.

It stars Julia Roberts, who was also a producer, as Heidi Bergman. She is a therapist assigned to help returning military men adjust to being home again and to develop the temperament and skills necessary to get into the workforce.

At least that is what we are told in episode #1. But not everything is as it seems and there is something very experimental going on.

I like Julia Roberts, and she is fine here, but as producer I suspect her main goal was to make a good chunk of money from Amazon. There really isn't anything much new here, it could have been a pretty good 90 minute movie, but the story is stretched out over 10 episodes, as has become the new mode of operation for sources like Amazon and Netflix. Which is fine for those who want to spend time leisurely watching everything unfold slowly

Count me among those disappointed with this series, it is much ado about very little.


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