Lost (2004–2010)

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The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island.

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Series cast summary:
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 Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes (118 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Sayid Jarrah (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Jack Shephard (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 James 'Sawyer' Ford (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Jin Kwon (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Sun Kwon (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Kate Austen (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 John Locke (117 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Claire Littleton (96 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Ben Linus / ... (79 episodes, 2006-2010)
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 Desmond Hume (74 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Charlie Pace (73 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Michael Dawson (63 episodes, 2004-2010)
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 Juliet Burke (55 episodes, 2006-2010)
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 Miles Straume (48 episodes, 2008-2010)
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After a mysterious and bloody airplane crash, 48 survivors are left stranded on a Pacific Island... miles off course. It soon becomes apparent that they will not have to cope only with the forces of nature, but with the island's secrets, including the Dharma Initiative, the 'Lost Numbers', the "others" (or hostiles) and the strange black smoke- to name a few. There is also much more than meets the eye, as it becomes apparent that everyone is connected in some way and that everyone has a purpose to live on the island... and for some, to die. Written by Anonymous

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'lost' the plot
31 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

The first episode of the first series was excellent. I thought to myself, this is interesting, they have included a monster.

The second episode, the characters hardly mentioned this, but we are treated to backstory and a few more questions were raised.

As the episodes ran on and we find out a bit more about each character, I became frustrated as the writers seemed to not address issues with the characters' contemporary situation. They, instead gave as much (and to be fair - interesting) backstories.

But, there are so many questions they keep raising about the island and they never solve or even speculate on any of the riddles. The monster, which seems like a hook to get the viewers watching is hardly mentioned. And they keep deterring from one unexplained story to another.

Now, half way through the first series, it seems long and drawn out. I get the feeling that we will never know the answer to the mysteries of the island, I get the feeling it will end on a cliff hanger or at least ambiguous, I get the feeling that none of the characters will even speculate about their own existence on the island and i get the feeling that the writers/producers are making it up as they go.

i find this not very compelling watching anymore, and get bored by how drawn out it seems.

I wish the programme makers had the courage to answer a few of these questions before they move on to other questions....

they seem to revelling in all the mysteries without having substance to ground them


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