As the amazing The Leftovers will return for ist third and final season in a few days we will discuss some of the best episode of the HBO drama so far. After what we will cover the show weekly until the series finale.
As I said before, I was worrying about the showrunners (Damon Lindelof especially) making the same mistakes as were made with Lost. Basically not knowing that the hell they were doing. Making it up us they went along. Cause no matter how often the showrunners of Lost tried to convince otherwise, I don’t think there was a masterplan from the start. The Leftovers has the advantage of being based on a book, which I haven’t read but apparently doesn’t answer the main question. Where the hell did everyone go? But, the book gives the show a foundation at least, if not a super solid one. The first season of The Leftovers has at times also felt like the powers that be weren’t sure what they were doing. Where they were going with it all. But, The Garveys At Their Best showed us that they sort of do know. For a bit. It was one of the strongest episodes of a strong but uneven and maybe at times unnecessarily confusing…continue reading