Written by the podcast's creators Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg and directed by Esmail, "Homecoming" is a psychological thriller that centers on a caseworker at a secret government facility and a soldier eager to rejoin civilian life.
Good intentions. Erratic bosses. Mounting paranoia. Unforeseen consequences spiraling out of control. Heidi (Julia Roberts) works at Homecoming, a facility helping soldiers transition to civilian life. Years later she has started a new life, when the Department of Defense questions why she left Homecoming. Heidi realizes there's a whole other story behind the one she's been telling herself.