Family Pictures

1993 • ABC
2 reviews
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Season 1 episodes (4)

1 Part 1
In 1983, Nina Eberlin (Kyra Sedgwick) seeks refuge with her Mother Lainey, after the collapse of her marriage. Her one-week stay stretches into a three-month escape. In order to move forward with her life, Nina realizes she must confront her past and hopes to find the source of her issues while searching through the family photographs.
2 Part 2
The Eberlin Family’s life is forever altered by the extraordinary requirements of the third-born son Randall, who is autistic and whose life is based upon routine. The family learns to exist around him, barely noticing his disruptions, until an unfortunate event causes harm they can no longer ignore.
3 Part 3
Through the 1970s, the family members endure life-changing events like the Vietnam War, failed marriages and strive to forge new bonds. A death in the family joins them together at the funeral.
4 Part 4
Over a 40-year period, the family members now reunite for a wedding. Nina comes to understand that life is a risky proposition. Every person must find their own path and live with the consequences of their actions.

About this show

A daughter comes home to visit her now-divorced parents and reflects on how her autistic brother shaped the fortunes of her family. An intimate and engrossing story based on Sue Miller's best-selling novel, it forces her to re-evaluate their relationships in the present. Starring Anjelica Huston, Sam Neill and Kyra Sedgwick.

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2 reviews
don hutchinson
March 13, 2019
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