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Watch: Someone on 'The Leftovers' Takes Drastic Measures in New Episode 6 Clip

Photo of Zack Sharf By Zack Sharf | Indiewire August 1, 2014 at 3:37PM

Carrie Coon's emotionally tormented Nora Durst is front and center in a clip from Sunday's all new episode of "The Leftovers."
Carrie Coon as Nora Durst in HBO's "The Leftovers."
Carrie Coon as Nora Durst in HBO's "The Leftovers."

Five episodes into its debut season, Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta's HBO drama "The Leftovers" has remained mesmerizingly bleak and doesn't seem to be slowing down in terms of emotional heft anytime soon. In both a new photo (above) and clip from this Sunday's upcoming episode, "Guest," the focus is all on Carrie Coon's Nora Durst, a widow whose entire family vanished in the show's mysterious rapture. (spoilers to follow)

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While "The Leftovers" may polarize whenever its more supernatural elements take center stage, one of the show's most consistent strong points has been in its depiction of how a real world like ours would adapt to the disappearance of 2 percent of the world's population. This high point of the show is showcased in the new clip, in which Durst takes to court in order to divorce her departed husband after her brother bluntly revealed in a previous episode he had been cheating on her. By taking everyday topics such as divorce proceedings and giving them a post-rapture tweak, "The Leftovers" continues to be an intriguing, thought-provoking journey.

Watch the clip below and catch the new episode this Sunday at 10pm on HBO.

This article is related to: HBO, The Leftovers, Damon Lindelof, Television, Television

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