The Leftovers: Season 1 (2014)

Like the novel it’s based on, “The Leftovers” is a powerful, enrapturing consideration of how people react to loss and the unknowable. Damon Lindelof (probably most famous for showrunning “Lost”) and the novel’s author himself, Tom Perrotta, together man the series, which is brought to life with the typical HBO prestige drama trappings. There’s a…