Following a horrific plane crash, 48 survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 from Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles, California, USA find themselves on an uncharted tropical island in the South Pacific Ocean which is full of secrets, as they come to learn. The first day on the island is full of monsters, countdowns, screams, stories of the past and an unfolding love story between the quick-thinking Jack Shepherd, a doctor, and the level-headed Kate Austen, a mysterious young woman. Jack, Kate and Charlie, a British former rock music player and heroin junkie, venture into the jungle to locate the pilot cockpit to find the transponder and come up against a mysterious and unseen island "beast." Other survivors with mysterious pasts are introduced who are the mysterious Sayid, an Iraqi with personal demons; the bumblingly awkward Hurley; the determined John Locke; Sawyer is an unpleasant and unfriendly self-serving swindler and sociopath whom tests everyone's patience; Claire Littleton is a very ... Written by
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It cost $250,000 just to ship the wrecked plane pieces to Hawaii. The wreckage was clearly visible to aircraft landing at nearby Honolulu airport so airlines were advised to tell concerned passengers that they were actually seeing a TV set. See more
During the flashback sequences for both the pilot and the finale, different characters are meant to be traveling through different sections of the plane, although it appears that, with the exception of business class, the same section was used for filming but with different people. This becomes a problem when spoken lines referring to seat numbers as well as the footage from right before the crash doesn't match at all to the boarding footage in the finale. See more
Kate, there's a certain gargantuan quality about this thing!
Written by Michael Giacchino
Performed by Hollywood Studio Symphony Orchestra See more