The people of Arcadia, Missouri are forever changed when their deceased loved ones suddenly start to return. An 8-year-old American boy wakes up alone in China with no idea how he got there. Details start to emerge when the boy, who calls himself Jacob, recalls that his hometown is Arcadia, and an Immigration agent, J. Martin Bellamy, takes him there. The home he claims as his own is occupied by an elderly couple, Henry and Lucille Langston, who lost their son, Jacob... more than 30 years ago.
Marty and Maggie finally share a kiss.
Marty pays his final visit to Preacher James.
Margaret relays a message to Rachael from Preacher James.
Marty, Henry and Fred fight off the Returned.
Preacher James and Margaret meet again.
Preacher James finally meets Rachael.
Preacher James reveals his reason for coming back.
The Returned eagerly await Rachel's baby.
Henry makes a surprising return.
Fred and Marty find Henry dead.
Margaret stands up to a bully at the facility.
Marty has a vision and realizes there's a reason for his return.
Lucille opens up to Maggie about the day that Jacob died.
Marty discovers how he is linked to the mysterious stranger in Arcadia.
Margaret angrily admits she has always hated Henry and Fred.
Margaret tells Fred just how the Returned disappear.
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