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Homecoming

Julia Roberts' first appearance on TV is a moody and dark sci-fi drama and very good

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

9.0

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United States of America
English
Binge-Worthy, Thrilling, True-crime
2018
Bobby Cannavale, Chris Cooper, Julia Roberts
30 min

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9.0
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Julia Roberts first small-screen role is that of Heidi Bergman, a woman working as a caseworker at the Homecoming Transitional Support Center, a facility that helps war veterans return to civilian life. Her boss Colin Belfast, superbly played by Bobby Cannavale, is a busy and eager man with questionable motives. Four years on, Bergman no longer works for the mysterious facility, when a visitor forces her to confront what she has been telling herself about her past.

Created by Sam Esmail, who also brought you Mr. Robot, this is mysterious sci-fi at its best. A haunting vibe, heart-stopping cinematography, and a slew of stellar supporting actors like Shea Whigham and Stephan Janes make Homecoming a gripping and breathtaking experience. With each episode clocking in at about 30 minutes, you will frequently be left hungry for more.

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