Homefront (1991–1993)

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World War II is over and the boys from the town of River Run, Ohio, are coming home. It seems that life is slowly back to normal, but war has changed everything and they will never be the same again.

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 Jeff Metcalf (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Caroline Hailey (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Mike Sloan, Sr. (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Ruth Sloan (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
Harry O'Reilly ...
 Sgt. Charlie Hailey (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Anne Metcalf (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Linda Metcalf (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Abe Davis (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Gloria Davis (42 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Ginger Szabo (41 episodes, 1991-1993)
Giuliana Santini ...
 Gina Sloan (41 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Al Kahn (38 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Cpl. Robert Davis / ... (28 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Lt. Hank Metcalf / ... (24 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Judy Owen (22 episodes, 1992-1993)
John DiSanti ...
 Sam Schenkkan (20 episodes, 1991-1993)
Montrose Hagins ...
 Grandmother Davis (20 episodes, 1991-1993)
Alexandra Wilson ...
 Sarah Brewer (19 episodes, 1991-1992)
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World War II is over and the boys from the town of River Run, Ohio, are coming home. It seems that life is slowly back to normal, but war has changed everything and they will never be the same again.

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One of the best, yet died like the rest
12 December 2000 | by (LA, CA) – See all my reviews

I cried when it was cancelled. I had to wait 9 years for TVLand to fill my need; this time I taped every episode! The writing, acting and overall production value of this show was outstanding. Too bad that ABC did not give it the support it needed. Look how long it took "Seinfeld" and 'Cheers" to become ratings hits. "Homefront" offered fully developed, three dimensional characters, gripping storylines that gave different points of view to the same situation. From the town's wealthy affluent family, to town's poorest occupants, we were able to see the different effects of racial descrimination and labor unions disputes. If TVLand ever runs another marathon, make sure to tune in; one episode will make you a believer!


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