United Artists | Release Date: February 15, 1978 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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METASCORE
Generally favorable reviews based on 9 Critic Reviews
Positive:
3
Mixed:
6
Negative:
0
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Admirable in many ways, Coming Home succumbs to the same American lust for romance and heroism for which it implicitly condemns its doomed Marine captain. [20 Feb 1978, p.87]
50
Hal Ashby directed this intuitive yet amorphous movie, which falls apart when he resorts to melodramatic crosscutting.