There's just one episode left to go in The Leftovers, and they didn't soften the blow this week.
We last left a terrible murder suicide plot that Sheriff Garvey was involved in with the Guilty Remnant, but let's set all that aside. If you were looking for some kind of resolution to that it wasn't happening this week.
Instead, we go back to the days leading up to the Great departure, and with it we come to a dangerous crossroads for this show. Will it cater to the Rapture crowd, or will it be something more. I don't know, but we'll find out soon.
Sheriff Garvey's dad, the former chief of police, went cuckoo for Cocoa Puff's sometime between the start of the show and the Departure. They've danced around whether or not he hears crazy people voices or real voices. Here we see him before all that, and the contrast is terrifying. Once again, we're seen how little it takes to push a man over the edge.More »