Critic Consensus: Tense, evocative, and packed with strong performances, "The Book of Kevin" exemplifies why The Leftovers is among the best of HBO's recent series.
as Kevin Garvey
as Nora Durst
as Laurie Garvey
as Matt Jamison
as John Murphy
as Michael Murphy
as Kevin Garvey Sr.
as Erika Murphy
as Tom Garvey
as Jill Garvey
as Mary Jamison
as Evie Murphy
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Critic reviews for The Book of Kevin
Right now, we're scared - just like Kevin. And that's right where we need to be.
This is fiction. The best series HBO has run over the last couple years.
The Leftovers is a Dali painting dripping on your television screen-warped and glorious.
Is there such a thing as "perfection" in TV? While the episode may hold indelible flaws, they're hard to spot.
Most of "The Book of Kevin" involves throwing us into the deep part of the water along with Kevin so we can get used to all the changes in the present, and the many things that are sadly still the same.
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