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An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.
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Series cast summary:
Bryan Greenberg ...  Nick Garrett 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Laura Prepon ...  Hannah Daniels 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Warren Christie ...  Ray 'Big Cat' Cataldo 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Brad William Henke ...  Owen Rowan 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Evan Jones ...  David 'Ikey' Eichorn / ... 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Rebecca Field ...  Janet Meadows 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Jay Paulson ...  Phil 'Physical Phil' Farmer 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Slade Pearce ...  Sam Daniels 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Geoff Stults ...  Eddie Latekka / ... 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Odette Annable ...  Aubrey Diaz 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Tom Berenger ...  Bob 'The Commander' Garrett 19 episodes, 2007-2008
Jonathan Murphy ...  Ronnie Garrett 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Lindy Booth ...  Pizza Girl 17 episodes, 2007-2008
Elizabeth Bogush ...  Alison Rowan 12 episodes, 2007-2008
Penny Johnson Jerald ...  Leslie Etwood 10 episodes, 2007-2008


An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.

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Release Date:

15 March 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Powrót na October Road See more »

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(19 episodes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


October Road (2007) is set in the fictional town of Knights Ridge, Massachusetts. The show was co-created by Scott Rosenberg, who wrote the movie Beautiful Girls (1996), which was set in a town of the same name. The show is said to be based in part on the reactions of Rosenberg's own Massachusetts hometown to the way it was depicted in the 1996 movie. See more »


Referenced in Séries express: Episode #1.7 (2008) See more »

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Refreshing and titillating
12 July 2007 | by roffer98See all my reviews

With so many copy cats, knockoffs and duds out there it is so nice to come across a show with great content. Too bad this show is not getting the same executive support as Heroes for example.

For those that get the subplots and subtle allusions there is clearly much more going on with these characters than meets the eye. This isn't just another WB show - it has more to offer. It brings back the kind of writing that one came to expect from Twin Peaks, but with a more engaging and alluring cast.

Losing this show would be a mistake - not giving it better exposure and a better time slot will greatly reduce the ROI for this show! The executive that decided to air this show should show some moxie and follow through - your instincts were right on this one!

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