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Julia Roberts helps turn 'Homecoming' into a TV series




Julia Roberts stars in the podcast-turned-TV series,
Julia Roberts stars in the podcast-turned-TV series, "Homecoming."
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A NEW FORM OF ADAPTATION

(Begins at 8:20)

Podcasts are plentiful, but scripted ones, not so much. But the fictional podcast, "Homecoming," was so successful that it's been turned into a series for Amazon, starring Julia Roberts. The podcast creators and TV series producers, Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg, spoke with John Horn about the adaptation.

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50 years of movie ratings

(Starts at 1:00)

The Motion Picture Association of America has released a report on a half-century of movie ratings. John Horn reports on the system's inconsistencies over the years.