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Release Date:
6 February 1993 (USA) See more »
Having a hard time making ends meet after her divorce, Millicent Torkelson moves her three children to Seattle... See more »
Plot Keywords:
2 nominations See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 11)

Connie Ray ... Millicent Torkelson (13 episodes, 1993)

Olivia Burnette ... Dorothy Jane Torkelson (13 episodes, 1993)

Lee Norris ... Chuckie Lee Torkelson (13 episodes, 1993)
Rachel Duncan ... Mary Sue Torkelson (13 episodes, 1993)

Brittany Murphy ... Molly Morgan (13 episodes, 1993)

Jason Marsden ... Gregory Morgan (13 episodes, 1993)

Perry King ... Brian Morgan (13 episodes, 1993)

Series Directed by
Arlene Sanford (4 episodes, 1993)
Patrick Maloney (3 episodes, 1993)
Linda Day (2 episodes, 1993)
David Trainer (2 episodes, 1993)
Series Writing credits
Lynn Montgomery (13 episodes, 1993)
Lisa A. Bannick (3 episodes, 1993)
Philip LaZebnik (3 episodes, 1993)
Wayne Lemon (3 episodes, 1993)
Mark Lisson (2 episodes, 1993)

Series Produced by
Wayne Lemon .... supervising producer (13 episodes, 1993)
Series Original Music by
Ray Colcord (12 episodes, 1993)
Series Cinematography by
John Conti (1 episode, 1993)
Series Film Editing by
Marco Zappia (13 episodes, 1993)
Series Casting by
Judith Weiner (1 episode, 1993)
Series Production Design by
John C. Mula (1 episode, 1993)
Series Set Decoration by
Mel Cooper (12 episodes, 1993)
Series Costume Design by
Tom Bronson (1 episode, 1993)
Series Makeup Department
Annie Maniscalco .... makeup artist (1 episode, 1993)
Maria Valdivia .... hair stylist (1 episode, 1993)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nancy Heydorn .... associate director (1 episode, 1993)
Series Art Department
Marjorie Coster .... property master (1 episode, 1993)
Series Sound Department
Tamara Johnson .... re-recording mixer (11 episodes, 1993)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Frank Hughes .... best boy electrical (12 episodes, 1993)
Series Casting Department
Megan McConnell .... casting associate (1 episode, 1993)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mindy Kurtz .... key costumer (1 episode, 1993)
Gail Viola .... key costumer (1 episode, 1993)
Series Music Department
Ray Colcord .... composer: theme music (13 episodes, 1993)
Series Other crew
Katy Penland .... assistant to writers (12 episodes, 1993)

Christian Boudman .... assistant to producer (unknown episodes)
Michael Goldberg .... production accountant (unknown episodes)
Dina Sobalvarro .... first accountant (unknown episodes)

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30 min
Aspect Ratio:
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A spin-off/re-vamping of the sitcom "The Torkelsons" (1991) Other than the change in setting, the cast also shrank. In "The Torkelsons" there were five children, Dorothy Jane, Steven Floyd, Chuckie Lee, Mary Sue and Ruth Ann. When they migrated to "Almost Home", there were now three, Dorothy Jane, Chuckie Lee and Mary Sue. No explanation was given as to the whereabouts of Steven Floyd and Ruth Ann.See more »
Movie Connections:
Follows "The Torkelsons" (1991)See more »


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8 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
Should have been on longer than it was, 22 August 1999
Author: JennLynn from Asheville, North Carolina

This show, a spin-off of The Torkelsons, was great. But all Disney sitcoms never seem to last long. And some are actually good (a few though). A big primetime producer (ex. CBS) should have had this show on their network, with Disney the producer. Something like that. We need shows like this. Where are they?

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