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
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Did You Know?
Ranked #5 on Empire magazine's 50 Greatest TV Shows Of All Time (2008). See more
In season 1, Charlie says to Jack that he can't swim, yet in season 3's 'Greatest Hits' it shows that his dad taught him how to swim when he was young. He also swims to the Looking Glass station with no problem. See more
Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes
The strange opening credits were designed by J.J. Abrams on his laptop in black and white as an homage to The Twilight Zone. See more