7.6/10
318
6 user

Almost Home 

Having a hard time making ends meet after her divorce, Millicent Torkelson moves her three children to Seattle, where she becomes the nanny to the spoiled Morgan children.

Creator:

Lynn Montgomery
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1993  
2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Teen Witch (1989)
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

High school misfit Louise, at a loss for romance, discovers magical abilities, but the teenage witch finds that she cannot conjure herself true love, so what?

Director: Dorian Walker
Stars: Robyn Lively, Dan Gauthier, Joshua John Miller
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Zack, Screech, and Slater are all college students now. They are struggling to adapt to college life and facing rough times, sometimes thanks in part to R.A. Mike Rogers and Prof. Jeremiah ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Tiffani Thiessen, Dustin Diamond
Hang Time (1995–2000)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Seven teenagers (three girls and four boys) try to make it through life as members of the Deering High School basketball team.

Stars: Daniella Deutscher, Megan Parlen, Adam Frost
Brotherly Love (1995–1997)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A year after his father's fatal accident, Joe Roman returns to Philadelphia to collect his share of his Dad's estate, a car customizing business. His reunion with Claire and his ... See full summary »

Stars: Joey Lawrence, Matthew Lawrence, Andrew Lawrence
Grace Under Fire (1993–1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Grace is a recovering alcoholic, now divorced from an abusive husband, struggling to bring up three children on her own.

Stars: Brett Butler, Casey Sander, Kaitlin Cullum
Son in Law (1993)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Having gotten a taste of college life, a drastically changed farm girl returns home for Thanksgiving break with her best friend, a flamboyant party animal who is clearly a fish out of water in a small farm town.

Director: Steve Rash
Stars: Pauly Shore, Carla Gugino, Lane Smith
The Good Son (1993)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle and befriends his cousin, a boy of the same age who begins showing increasing signs of violent and psychopathic behavior.

Director: Joseph Ruben
Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Elijah Wood, Wendy Crewson
Square Pegs (1982–1983)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Patty Greene and Lauren Hutchinson, two awkward teenage girls, are desperate to fit in at Weemawee High School.

Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Amy Linker, Merritt Butrick
The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.

Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Five siblings are left alone all summer when their mom leaves town and the evil babysitter bites the dust.

Director: Stephen Herek
Stars: Christina Applegate, Joanna Cassidy, John Getz
Action | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A flighty teenage girl learns that she is her generation's destined battler of vampires.

Director: Fran Rubel Kuzui
Stars: Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Multicharacter teenage comedy about high school graduates with different agenda of life on graduation night.

Directors: Harry Elfont, Deborah Kaplan
Stars: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ethan Embry, Charlie Korsmo
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Connie Ray ...  Millicent Torkelson 13 episodes, 1993
Olivia Burnette ...  Dorothy Jane Torkelson 13 episodes, 1993
Lee Norris ...  Chuckie Lee Torkelson 13 episodes, 1993
Rachel Duncan Rachel Duncan ...  Mary Sue Torkelson 13 episodes, 1993
Brittany Murphy ...  Molly Morgan 13 episodes, 1993
Jason Marsden ...  Gregory Morgan 13 episodes, 1993
Perry King ...  Brian Morgan 13 episodes, 1993
Edit

Storyline

Having a hard time making ends meet after her divorce, Millicent Torkelson moves her three children to Seattle, where she becomes the nanny to the spoiled Morgan children. Written by Dorothy Nelder <dnelder@umd.umich.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 February 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Torkelsons: Almost Home See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This series features cameos from both Ben Affleck (episode four: "Is That All There Is?") and Jared Leto (episode five: "The Fox and the Hound"), who would later go on to play Batman and The Joker in the DC Extended Universe. See more »

Connections

Follows The Torkelsons (1991) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The Torkelsons
14 November 2002 | by dm317See all my reviews

One of the most wonderful sitcoms on Television, well acted and very cozy. This was a Great Show. Connie Ray, Olivia Burnet were good. This show had a certain charm about it. It made you laugh, cry, etc. in just a 1/2 hour. We needed this show to last longer, I don't understand why it was cancelled and not given a chance. Cheers to Lynn Montgomery for a show that should of given us wonderful stories for years to come.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed