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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
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Warren Christie ...  Ray 'Big Cat' Cataldo 19 episodes, 2007-2008
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Evan Jones ...  David 'Ikey' Eichorn / ... 19 episodes, 2007-2008
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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
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An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Powrót na October Road See more »

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Runtime:

(19 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Although the show is set in Massachusetts, it was mainly filmed in Georgia. See more »

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Surprisingly...... I liked it
20 March 2007 | by Kimberley-BolandSee all my reviews

I stumbled across October Road after watching Grey's Anatomy last Thursday. The only reason I even glanced twice at the show was because I love Brian Greenberg. I wasn't immediately hooked from the first moment like I was with Grey's Anatomy but it was definitely one of the better pilot episodes that I've seen in my life. I'm going to give it a chance. Plus, it lucked out with that time slot. Being right after Grey's is going to help it a lot I think. I hope that ABC will it give it a chance to grow because the story lines are interesting (even if they have been done before). Everyone wonders if it's possible to really go home again and October Road is attempting to answer that question. Overall, worth the watch and I'm looking forward to seeing where they take it. Plus, the soundtrack was pretty awesome in my opinion.


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