Homeland - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

Pilot

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Episode Info

In the opener of this "Manchurian Candidate"-like political thriller, a marine (Damian Lewis) rescued after eight years as a POW in Afghanistan returns home a war hero. But a CIA operative (Claire Danes) suspects he may actually be an enemy agent with a connection to Al Qaeda and part of a plan to commit a terrorist act on U.S. soil.

Cast

Claire Danes
as Carrie Mathison
Damian Lewis
as Nicholas Brody
Mandy Patinkin
as Saul Berenson
Morena Baccarin
as Jessica Brody
David Harewood
as David Estes
Diego Klattenhoff
as Capt. Mike Faber
Morgan Saylor
as Dana Brody
Jackson Pace
as Chris Brody
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Critic reviews for Pilot

Jokes aside, Homeland so far is a pretty gripping and suspenseful thriller, and this may be some of Danes's best work yet.

August 22, 2018 | Full Review…

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