Coming Home Reviews

October 31, 2007
The film has less to do with politics, women's or otherwise, than with a very conventional notion of the redemptive power of mother love. Which would be all right if director Hal Ashby had managed to mount it effectively.
November 4, 2004
May 24, 2003
Ashby here soft soaps the issue of Vietnam and America's part in it by giving us merely a diluted and melodramatic love story.
May 20, 2003
Slowly, disastrously, it reveals its true identity as a three-sided love story about two Vietnam veterans and the one woman who loves them both.