The Homecoming

1971
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Account of a day in the lives of a poor family in rural Virginia, as they contemplate hopes and fears for the future. Pilot for the long-running Waltons series, starring Roald Dahl's ex-wife and model Sophie Dahl's grandmother Patricia Neal in the role of the mother played by Miss Michael Learned in the show itself, with Richard Thomas and Ellen Corby, who also appeared in the TV version as John-Boy and Grandma.