(Deseret News) With the upcoming premiere of "The Leftovers," HBO added its own twist on a growing television trend: Exploring themes with roots in the Bible.
The show has already gained some critical praise. Time called it "absolutely gorgeous," Vox applauded its "nuanced theology" and Flavor Wire's Pilot Viruet predicted it could become one of the best shows of 2014.
Yet some critics are keeping an eye on the direction "The Leftovers" will take its characters and their faith. While writing a positive initial review, Vox's Brandon Ambrosino is wary of the show becoming too religious.
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