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The Prodigal Son Returns

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Air dateSeptember 7, 2014

Running time57 minutes

Production code4X5710

Written byDamon Lindelof & Tom Perrotta

Directed byMimi Leder

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"The Prodigal Son Returns" is the tenth and final episode of Season 1, and overall the tenth produced hour of The Leftovers. It originally aired on September 7, 2014.


An unexpected ally helps Kevin get out of a jam near the town of Cairo. Meanwhile, an elaborate Memorial Day initiative by the Guilty Remnant plunges Mapleton into chaos. Also, Holy Wayne grants a final wish, Tom copes with his new reality, and Nora makes a life-changing decision.



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