„It Hits Home“ The mood of Homeland is tense, clever, and captivating. The plot centers around going against the rules, a government agency, and terrorism. It is a thriller, drama, and independent TV show. Stylistically, Homeland involves twists and turns and stars a strong female character. In approach, it is serious and realistic. The setting is Virginia. Homeland happens in contemporary times. It is based on a TV series. The TV show is known for being a hit series, a Golden Globe winner, and an Emmy winner. Note that Homeland includes brief nudity and sexual content. Centers on Marine Sergeant Scott Brody, who returns home eight years after going missing in Iraq, and Carrie Anderson, a driven CIA officer who suspects he might be plotting an attack on America.