In an interview earlier this summer , Tom Perrotta , who wrote The Leftovers novel and is an executive producer on the show, said that there was a definite creative tension between himself and executive producer/showrunner Damon Lindelof over the qu more
After The Leftovers ‘ surprisingly beautiful and meditative (and grounded) “Guest,” “Solace for Tired Feet” amped up its supernatural elements. Watching The Leftovers can be like watching several different shows at once; there are so many things about more
The season finale of The Leftovers wrapped up beautifully. Plenty of questions are still left, but it was enough of a satisfying ending that it shouldn’t necessarily make you anxious until next summer.
Kevin had the most interesting arc all season more
With so many current shows focusing on loved ones returning from beyond (ABC's Resurrection, France's Les Revenants and its upcoming A&E remake), the choice to make a series about extreme loss seems like a natural fit. Both types of shows explore deeply c more
The Leftovers closed out its first season with a bit of hellfire and brimstone. That shot of the burning cul-de-sac was magnificent. After the Guilty Remant’s big Loved Ones stunt, Mapleton had descended into madness. “You were right,” a shaken Lucy told more
If there aren't a ton of "Nyan Cat Caused the Rapture" conspiracy articles following tonight's foreboding (but also kind of fun) Leftovers, then you'll have let me down, internet.
And, yes. F*** you, Lou! Glad to see that he was a giant dink before more
Holy crap! What a big episode. And one that's also a bit hard to process, for better or worse. In fact, truthfully I watched it a few days ago via press screener and I'm still trying to fully come to terms with it. Because not only was there a huge escala more
Well, after ten episodes, The Leftovers ended its first season with “The Prodigal Son Returns.” And though there were still some of the same problems that have plagued every episode of this series, there’s no doubt this was a moving, heart-wrenching fin more