A Place To Call Home

A Place To Call Home: Season 5

Acorn Media (2013)
Drama
8.3

A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia.


Cast View all

Frankie J. Holden Roy Briggs
Deborah Kennedy Doris Collins
Marta Dusseldorp Sarah Adams
Brett Climo George Bligh
Noni Hazlehurst Elizabeth Bligh
Jenni Baird Regina Standish
Craig Hall Jack Duncan
David Berry James Bligh
Sara Wiseman Carolyn Bligh
Aldo Mignone Gino Poletti
Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood Olivia Bligh
Abby Earl Anna Bligh
Benjamin Winspear René Nordmann
Mark Lee Sir Richard Bennett
Tim Draxl Henry Fox
Matt Levett Andrew Swanson
Dominic Allburn Harry Polson

Episodes View details

1 Own Worst Enemy 60 min | Oct 07, 2017

Four years later and we pick up the lives of the Bligh family's Anzac Day, 1958. Sarah comes into conflict with the hierarchy at the hospital over the misdiagnosis of an indigenous man, and challenges George over what religion David should be raised in.

Director: Kevin Carlin
Writer: Bevan Lee
2 Fallout 60 min | Oct 14, 2017

Sarah and George continue their difficult conversation about religion. Anna is sabotaging her writing career yet again while dealing with the attentions of her publisher.

Director: Kevin Carlin
Writer: Katherine Thomson
3 All That Glitters 60 min | Oct 21, 2017

Two months have passed. George meets with a rabbi in the city to discuss the process of conversion. Carolyn clocks Jack's reluctance to change but busies herself advocating for Frank's art.

Director: Mark Joffe
Writer: John Lonie
4 The Edge of Reason 60 min | Oct 28, 2017

Regina reveals that Sir Richard is hell bent on ruining the Bligh family. Sara decides to accompany George to Canberra.

Director: Mark Joffe
Writer: David Hannam
5 Do Not Go Gently 60 min | Nov 05, 2017

Jack and Henry butt heads about informing Douglas of his prognosis. In Canberra, Sarah attends a political function and experiences a post traumatic stress episode.

Director: Catherine Millar
Writer: Kristen Dunphy
6 Demons of the Dark 60 min | Nov 12, 2017

Sarah is plunged into a dark place and must confront the demons of her past. Larry is taught a valuable lesson and is redeemed. Anna and Carolyn realise that Regina may deserve their trust.

Director: Catherine Millar
Writer: John Lonie
7 The Anatomy of His Passing 60 min | Nov 19, 2017

One month later, in the midst of the family's grief, George must deal with a rabid Sir Richard keen on finding out George's decision regarding the upcoming federal election.

Director: Jeremy Sims
Writer: David Hannam
8 Cloud Break 60 min | Nov 26, 2017

The family convenes and agree to come up with a plan to wrestle control of Ash Park from Sir Richard. Elizabeth receives news of an extraordinary nature. George questions the value of trying to save Ash Park.

Director: Jeremy Sims
Writer: Katherine Thomson
9 All That Lies Ahead 60 min | Dec 03, 2017

Elizabeth's cloud of grief begins to break. Jack is asked to assist in Sir Richard's downfall. Sarah still harbours doubts about Regina's motives for helping the family. Sir Richard pays Elizabeth a visit. His veiled threats send a tremor through the family.

Director: Mark Joffe
Writer: Cathy Strickland
10 Death Comes As An End 60 min | Dec 10, 2017

Two weeks until the federal election and Jack embraces a rigorous campaign schedule. Sir Richard's suspicions of a subterfuge deepen. Elizabeth launches Douglas' veteran's fund to representatives of the Australian-Aboriginal Fellowship. With one deft strike, Sir Richard's destruction of Jack Duncan looks complete. A body is pulled from the river.

Director: Mark Joffe
Writer: Bevan Lee
11 Lie Deep 60 min | Dec 17, 2017

Frank and Roy discover an inebriated Jack still suffering from Sir Richard's public humiliation of him. Henry and Sarah prepare for an autopsy, and Sarah begins to put the pieces of the puzzle together. Meanwhile, Anna and Henry find comfort in each other.

Director: Catherine Millar
Writer: Katherine Thomson
12 In Memoriam 60 min | Dec 24, 2017

The Bligh family must deal with some deep ethical questions. The family must now make a decision: do they reveal the truth, or do they remain quiet and keep Sir Richard safely out of their lives?

Director: Catherine Millar
Writer: Bevan Lee

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
054961260492 DVD 1 Apr 03, 2018
9317731140945 DVD
5036193034473 DVD