The Leftovers Season 1 Finale Recap: The Prodigal Son Returns

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The Leftovers Season 1 Finale Recap: The Prodigal Son Returns
Justin Theroux at the premiere of Baby Mama in New York City at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival. Date 23 April 2008 Source David Shankbone Author David Shankbone

The Leftovers” Season 1 Finale Episode 10 “The Prodigal Son Returns” aired on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at 10:00 p.m. on HBO. Read on to learn more about Episode 10 “The Prodigal Son Returns.”

In “The Prodigal Son Returns,”  Meg was seen as the new leader of the Guilty Remnant. She and the others went all out to execute their plan on terrorizing every Mapleton resident on burning down the dummies of their Departed loved ones.

The episode also added the aftermath of the mysterious death of Patti. Garvey had called on to Reverend Matt Jamison to help him clear out Patti’s body. The reverent assured Kevin that he believed his innocence about the crime. He also asked Kevin to read a bible passage for her memorial. Later, Kevin fell asleep and he was betrayed by his so called friend.

Matt brought him to the mental institution where Garvey Senior was detained for being a crazy man. It was then revealed that Patti has been meeting with both Garveys and started to terrorize them. Patti was about to tell something, Garvey woke up from a bad dream. He later met Holy Wayne for the first time as he lay dying at a restroom. Wayne told him that he will grant him a wish to reunite with his family.

Laurie, on the other hand, felt detached with the beliefs of the GRs after Jill shared her interest to join the group. Jill wanted to spend some time with her mother despite putting her life in danger. Laurie also broke her vow of silence when Kevin arrived at the location to get her. She asked her former husband to save their teenage daughter from the fire. She also met again with her son, Tom while Jill went home with Kevin.

Meanwhile, Nora has thought of leaving everything away in Mapleton. She was surprised to see Christine’s newborn child on her front porch, which was brought by Tommy. Christine was the young Asian woman who was impregnated by Holy Wayne. She went to see Kevin and Jill and tell them about the child she found.

And that’s it for “The Leftovers” Episode 10 “The Prodigal Son Returns”  recap. It aired on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 2014, on HBO. Follow Movie News Guide (MNG) as we keep you posted on updates about “The Leftovers.”

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