What is Homefront on Netflix about?

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Actors James Franco and Winona Ryder attend the "Homefront" Los Angeles press conference and photo call at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on November 18, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Actors James Franco and Winona Ryder attend the "Homefront" Los Angeles press conference and photo call at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on November 18, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images) /
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Based on the novel of the same name by Chuck Logan, Homefront is available to watch on Netflix. It falls into the action-thriller genre and was filmed primarily in New Orleans.

The film is currently #5 on the streaming platform’s Top 10 Most-Watched List.

Without further ado, below you will find all of the information you need to know about Homefront.

According to IMDb, Homefront was released in the United States on November 27, 2013.

Homefront cast

The film stars Jason Statham as Phil Broker, James Franco as Morgan “Gator” Bodine, Winona Ryder as Sheryl Marie Mott, Izabela Vidovic as Maddy Broker, Kate Bosworth as Cassie Bodine Klum, and Chuck Zito as Danny “T” Turrie.

Homefront also features the talents of Marcus Hester, Clancy Brown, Frank Grillo, Rachelle Lefevre, Christa Campbell, Stuart Greer, Omar Benson Miller, and Pruitt Taylor Vince.

Funnily enough, the screenplay for Homefront was written by Sylvester Stallone, who you will recognize from films like Cobra, Tango and Cash, or the Rocky series. The film was directed by Gary Fleder.

Homefront plot

Homefront tells the story of a former DEA agent and veteran named Phil Broker (Jason Statham), who decides to move to a sleepy Louisiana town with his daughter Maddy (Izabela Vidovic) in order to get a fresh start. However, their lives are soon complicated after Phil crosses paths with some local drug dealers, forcing him to go to extreme lengths to protect his daughter when things get complicated.

Homefront trailer

You can check out the trailer for Homefront below. I will watch Winona Ryder in just about anything, so sign me up!

Let us know what you think of the movie after you watch!

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