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Back to Life

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After 18 years behind bars, Miri Matteson returns home and stumbles back into adult life in the claustrophobic coastal town she once knew in this half-hour comedy series.
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After 18 years behind bars, Miri Matteson returns home and stumbles back into adult life in the claustrophobic coastal town she once knew in this half-hour comedy series. Miri attempts to rekindle old relationships, make new ones, look for work and readjust to life outside, while desperately waiting for the world to forget about what happened on that fateful night.

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2 Seasons, 12 Episodes

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  • Season 2

    Returning to small town life after prison is more than enough to leave most people jaded. But not Miri, who navigates each obstacle with the same sunny disposition, whether it’s opening a bank account, finding a job or starting a romantic relationship.

    Season 2
  • Season 1

    In Miri Matteson's first few weeks out after an eighteen-year stint behind bars for murder, the mystery of her past looms large in her insular small home town. It's clear that life post-prison is not going to be easy.

    Season 1
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