The Leftovers - Season 1, Episode 7 - Rotten Tomatoes

Solace for Tired Feet



Critic Consensus: "Solace for Tired Feet" features more of the fine acting that The Leftovers is known for -- as well as a welcome, and atypical, influx of forward plot movement.

Episode Info

Kevin orders an APB after learning that his father has escaped from the psychiatric hospital; Jill tries to break a record for endurance; Tom makes a disturbing discovery while hunkering down in Indiana.


Justin Theroux
as Kevin Garvey
Amy Brenneman
as Laurie Garvey
Carrie Coon
as Nora Durst
Ann Dowd
as Patti Levin
Margaret Qualley
as Jill Garvey
Charlie Carver
as Scott Frost
Max Carver
as Adam Frost
Chris Zylka
as Tom Garvey
Amanda Warren
as Lucy Warburton
Annie Q.
as Christine
Scott Glenn
as Kevin Garvey Sr.
Wayne Duvall
as Artur Vitello, Louis Vitello
Paterson Joseph
as Holy Wayne
Janel Moloney
as Mary Jamison
Nadia Gan
as Liane
Frank Harts
as Dennis, Dennis Luckey
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Critic reviews for Solace for Tired Feet

What we know, what we don't and what we think might happen after an optimistic seventh episode of "The Leftovers."

January 27, 2015 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

The focus was tight enough on Kevin and the search for his father to work, and it featured excellent performances from both Justin Theroux and, especially, Scott Glenn.

October 6, 2015 | Full Review…

"Solace for Tired Feet" gelled the series together like never before. The Leftovers has been great on its own as a dizzying portrait of broken people, but now it's deftly teasing us with a "higher purpose" for those splintered folks.

October 6, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

I still don't understand about 90 percent of it - 95, even? - but I can't resist going along for the ride.

October 5, 2015 | Full Review…

"Solace for Tired Feet" gave multiple storylines a sudden push for that "we've just crested the hill and begun the free fall" feeling familiar to fans of tightly plotted ensemble dramas.

October 8, 2015 | Full Review…

Last week, on what must qualify as a feel-good episode of The Leftovers, Nora and Kevin had a spark.

October 6, 2015 | Full Review…

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