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A Place to Call Home 

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Series (2013–2018)
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A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia.

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Series cast summary:
Marta Dusseldorp ...  Sarah Adams / ... 67 episodes, 2013-2018
Noni Hazlehurst ...  Elizabeth Bligh / ... 67 episodes, 2013-2018
Brett Climo ...  George Bligh 67 episodes, 2013-2018
Craig Hall ...  Jack Duncan 67 episodes, 2013-2018
Abby Earl ...  Anna Bligh 67 episodes, 2013-2018
Frankie J. Holden Frankie J. Holden ...  Roy Briggs 66 episodes, 2013-2018
Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood ...  Olivia Bligh / ... 61 episodes, 2013-2018
Sara Wiseman ...  Carolyn Bligh 59 episodes, 2013-2018
Deborah Kennedy ...  Doris Collins 59 episodes, 2013-2018
David Berry ...  James Bligh 56 episodes, 2013-2018
Jenni Baird ...  Regina Standish / ... 46 episodes, 2013-2017
Aldo Mignone ...  Gino Poletti 45 episodes, 2013-2016
Tim Draxl ...  Henry Fox / ... 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Mark Lee ...  Sir Richard Bennett 28 episodes, 2015-2017
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1953. After 20 years living in Europe, Sarah Adams returns to Australia. While working as a nurse on the ocean voyage home, Sarah meets the influential and wealthy Bligh family and discovers a scandalous family secret. In Sydney, Sarah finds her estranged mother still unwilling to forgive her perceived "sin" of converting to Judaism. With no other prospects, Sarah takes up George Bligh's offer of a job in the Inverness hospital, much to the disapproval of George's overbearing mother, Elizabeth. Written by L. Hamre

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Australia

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English

Release Date:

1 December 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A hosszú út hazáig See more »

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Seven Network See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Series one and two began airing on BBC2 in the United Kingdom on 17 November 2014, series three on 25 February 2016, and series four on 13 February 2017. The fifth series was promoted to a BBC1 daytime slot, and began airing daily on 13 March 2018. See more »

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Should be more series like this
18 December 2014 | by dibble70See all my reviews

This is another fantastic series from Australia. The acting is brilliant and the kind of issues this series deals with are quite hard hitting and thought provoking. It's amazing to think that this was how people were treated in the 1950's and it shows how far we have come over the years in our considerations of other people's lifestyles and religions.

This is such a great series which makes it unbelievable that it's not been renewed for more than 2 seasons. There is so much more that could be done with this series.

This is one of those series where as soon as you have finished watching one episode you immediately want to watch the next and then the next.

You care about what happens to each character and want everything to work out, the baddies are played very well too.

I love this series and I hope and pray that someone with some influence can persuade the powers that be to MAKE MORE SEASONS PLEASE!!


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