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Tomorrow, When the War Began 

A group of teenagers return from a camping trip to find themselves in the middle of an unexpected war. Among only a few Australians still free, they must learn to defend themselves against the hostile invaders.
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Series cast summary:
Narek Arman Narek Arman ...  Homer 6 episodes, 2016
Fantine Banulski ...  Robyn 6 episodes, 2016
Andrew Creer ...  Kevin 6 episodes, 2016
Madeleine Clunies-Ross ...  Fiona 6 episodes, 2016
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Madeleine Madden ...  Corrie 6 episodes, 2016
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A group of teenagers decide to go camping in a remote area of Australia known as 'Hell'. Whilst they're away, all hell breaks loose at home when an enemy country invades Australia and holds their families prisoner. Fighting against all odds, this bunch of teens must become a lean, mean, guerillla fighting team, and try to win back their homes, their family and their freedom. Written by orionm-80680

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The thrilling new series based on the best-selling novels by John Marsden.


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Australia

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English

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23 April 2016 (Australia) See more »

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Ambience Entertainment See more »
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16:9 HD
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The first season covers the events of John Marsden's first novel, "Tomorrow, When the War Began." See more »

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Referenced in Australian Ninja Warrior: Heat 3 (2017) See more »

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Never read the books, but love this!
31 May 2016 | by LeeTVloverSee all my reviews

I am a native Californian, and Australia is my dream land. I love all Australians, the beautiful country, the beautiful beaches, the beautiful lakes, and the beautiful accents. I never read the books, but I did watch the movie that came out in 2010 and I loved it. THe only thing I didn't like was that they didn't make a second or third one! So when I saw that they made a series I was a little skeptical because they weren't the same actors, (so in a way, I guess I can imagine if you've read the books, you have a completely unique picture in your mind) but then I watched it, and I still loved it. I think they do an amazing job, the actors, the teens and the adults, even the invaders. I like how in the show, there are many more details than the movie alone. I think that TV shows based on books are GREAT for the people that enjoy watching TV more than they do reading. So all in all, if you've read the books, most likely nothing will be a better than or equal to what you've read. But for the rest of us who enjoy TV more, books converted to TV series are way better than books converted to movies. Plus TV series can include more, and go on to have many more seasons than the books themselves. Just look at the vampire diaries, started out from books but going strong over 7 seasons, or pretty little liars successful show going on for 9 plus seasons, and I've heard THOSE books were completely different as well.


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