History Series / TheLeftovers

11th Feb '17 6:33:55 PM Logograph
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* LonelyPianoPiece: Many, but [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZH0MUSCsj0 The Departure]] and [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLH-u80xgkI Departure (Home)]] are the most notorious.
3rd Dec '16 12:42:50 PM FictionIsntReal
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** The Dog Killer was initially teased as being a figment of Kevin's imagination. Although he's later established to be a real person, no one has managed to find any identifying information on him. He says that he thinks of himself as a "guardian angel." Who or what he is has yet to be revealed.

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** The Dog Killer was initially teased as being a figment of Kevin's imagination. Although he's later established to be a real person, person (known to the people of Mapleton as "Dean"), no one has managed to find any identifying information on him. He says that he thinks of himself as a "guardian angel." Who or what he is has yet to be revealed.
29th Sep '16 12:05:08 AM 59Efra
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* BuryingASubstitute: At the beginning of the series, about 2% of the world's population just suddenly vanishes, with no apparent cause and NoBodyLeftBehind. After a little while a company comes around that will build expensive, lifelike dolls that look like the deceased for a mock burial.
6th Jul '16 5:52:50 PM haloinsider
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* AbsenteeActor:
** Season two's "Off Ramp" is the first one in which Christopher Eccleston and Carrie Coon don't take part, while Justin Theroux only appears in footage from the season one finale (they're the only ones to have been in every episode up to that point).
** "Ten Thirteen" is the first one where Theroux doesn't appear at all.
** In "International Assassin," Theroux, Ann Dowd and Jovan Adepo are the only regulars to appear.
** The extent of this trope on the series is summed up by Creator/LivTyler, who's listed as a regular - she appears in seven season one episodes, but only three episodes of season two (and one of them is a cameo).
6th Jul '16 5:51:57 PM haloinsider
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* ArmorPiercingQuestion: In "Lens", Erika gets reprimanded by Nora for associating her actions with the disappearance of her daughter. In turn, Erika asks about Nora's kids, and whether they died or departed. Her follow-up is enough to cause Nora to break down in tears.
-->'''Erika''': What were the last words they said to you, to the best of your recollection?
2nd Jul '16 1:03:18 AM RikuAwesome
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* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Disturbingly averted in "Off Ramp" with [[spoiler: Meg and Tom]].
15th Mar '16 2:08:09 PM CaptainCrawdad
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* ShooOutTheClowns: The Frost twins, often used to provide some comic relief, are absent from the last few episodes. Aimee, too, after a fight with Jill.

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* ShooOutTheClowns: The Frost twins, often used to provide some comic relief, are absent from the last few episodes.episodes of the first season. Aimee, too, after a fight with Jill.
15th Mar '16 2:06:55 PM CaptainCrawdad
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** Near the start of the series, a man shoots a dog out of nowhere. [[spoiler:{{Subverted}} at the end of the episode where he appears again when a pack of wild dogs mauls a deer, telling Garvey "they're not our dogs" before starting to shoot them.]]
11th Mar '16 2:02:43 PM porphyre77
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** Also in this episode , we discover that Nora's last interaction with her family was yelling at her daughter for spilling her juice over the cellphone.
8th Mar '16 11:43:36 AM CaptainCrawdad
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** No one knows why people were disappeared, so no one knows whether it has a scientific or supernatural/religious explanation (the world's scientists cannot come up with any). And WordOfGod has it that the series is ''never'' going to tell you what happened - it's telling that the song over the season two opening titles is Iris [=DeMent=]'s "Let The Mystery Be."

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** No one knows why people were disappeared, so no one knows whether it has a scientific or supernatural/religious explanation (the world's scientists cannot come up with any).explanation. And WordOfGod has it that the series is ''never'' going to tell you what happened - it's telling that the song over the season two opening titles is Iris [=DeMent=]'s "Let The Mystery Be."
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