A Place to Call Home

A Place to Call Home

Season 2

DVD - 2015
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Set in Australia against the social change of the 1950s, it stars Marta Dusseldorp (Jack Irish) as nurse Sarah Adams, who has returned home after 20 years in Europe and the horrors of WWII.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, [Publisher not identified],, [2015]
ISBN: 9781621724049
Characteristics: 3 videodiscs (430 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Feb 08, 2018

There is an alternate ending to the season finale that was not on the DVD that I got from the library. If I were you, I would make sure you have seen the alternate ending before you go on to season three or you will be lost.

Jun 26, 2017

Yes, this series is quite the soap opera - the story is set in Australia during the 1950s. There are class issues, race issues, sexuality issues and religious issues and many of the characters are suffering from what today would be classified as post-traumatic stress problems from WWII experiences. The numerous romance stories get a bit tedious, but the acting is good and the setting is interesting - so get sucked into it! Be sure to start with the first season to understand the characters-from the interfering town gossip to the proper drama queen grandma. As they often say in the series, it is the 1950s and times are changing.

Feb 12, 2017

Excellent series dealing with real stuff - not always pleasant -

Jan 23, 2017

Still an interesting story, but has begun to fade a bit with more dialogue than events. Series one far more interesting.

Nov 30, 2016

I absolutely Love this Series --- takes place in Australia in early 1950's; it's an on-going TV series in Australia, great characters and some "challenging" topics are explored. If you miss Downton Abbey --- this is a superb next addiction. I'm waiting for Season 3 to arrive.

Jul 02, 2016

Season 2 is just as addictive as season 1. I am in love with this series!

Dec 15, 2015

Loved this series, wish there were more.

Nov 13, 2015

Not nearly as gripping as season one, nor as believably written and acted. Still, it was good. Nothing is resolved, of course, or else how to keep you watching? Wonder if there'll be a 3rd season to resolve some of the cliffhangers of this season. And people who think the 1950's were a simpler time really haven't done their homework.

d2013 Nov 11, 2015

Captivating series! Season 2 is as interesting as Season 1. One intrigue after another...

Nov 09, 2015

I came upon this series by accident on BBC Canada. I was completely hooked from the start. I love series that are set in a simpler time so to speak.
I was a child of the late 50's and 60's and appreciated that there are still classy shows on television. I am waiting for Series 3 to come on DVD.

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