Lost: Season 3, Episode 12

Par Avion (14 Mar. 2007)

TV Episode  -   -  Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 1,941 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 2 critic

Claire launches a plan to use migratory birds to send a message, but she doesn't understand why Desmond keeps sabotaging it. Elsewhere on the island, Sayid, Locke and Kate scale The Others' protective perimeter and discover their camp.

Director:

(as Paul Edwards)

Writers:

(created by), (created by), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 22 titles
created 15 Aug 2012
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 26 Sep 2012
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 14 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 16 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 04 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Par Avion" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Par Avion (14 Mar 2007)

Par Avion (14 Mar 2007) on IMDb 8.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lost.
« Previous Episode | 59 of 118 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Ben Linus (credit only)
...
...
Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes (credit only)
...
...
...
...
...
Juliet Burke (credit only)
...
...
...
Nikki Fernandez (credit only)
...
Paulo (credit only)
Edit

Storyline

Claire begins to find out the true relationship between Desmond and Charlie and about Desmonds new ability to see into the future and of his repeated fates of Charlie, she also has a ideal to use migrating birds from the island to send a message out, but does not know why Desmond want to sabotage her. Claire flashes back to several years earlier in Australia where the raven-haired Claire and her mother were in a car accident, leaving her mother in a coma. Claire then met her long-lost biological father: Dr. Christian Shepherd, Jack's father. Meanwhile, a power struggle emerges between Sayid and John, and Kate as they search out what appears to be some kind of complex that may house "The Others," as they force the captive Mikhail, with Danielle Rousseau tagging along, to the "Others" camp which leads them to a mysterious sonic perimeter surrounding their base. Written by Moviedude1

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 March 2007 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sayid's electrical map reveals two interesting features of the Others camp: two underground passages that seem to lead far beyond the protected perimeter. See more »

Goofs

When Charlie is reading the note Claire is sending with the seagull he is seen folding the paper at around (38:20). The camera cuts to a close up of Charlie and Claire, he then folds the paper again. See more »

Quotes

Claire: You know, I'm not giving up on you either, Charlie. It's gonna be ok. You're gonna be okay. We'll get through this together.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The producers gratefully acknowledge the cooperation of the people of Hawaii and their Aloha spirit. See more »

Connections

Features Winged Migration (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Main Title
(uncredited)
Written by J.J. Abrams
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Par Avion
15 December 2008 | by (prejudicemadeplausible.wordpress.com) – See all my reviews

"Par Avion" is reminiscent of one of those slightly tiresome season 2 episodes with a lot of walking to places, an irrelevant, time-wasting on-island plot to go with the walking, and a 'what the hell?' moment to cause people to forget the hour gone by and tune in next week. The episode is held afloat by the fact that the walking to places part of things (specifically it's Kate, Sayid, Locke, and Mikhail making their way from the Flame to the Barracks) is quite enjoyable, and by the excellent flashback which features a major revelation. The plot with the birds is unnecessary and entirely pointless, so much so that it has become something the writers themselves joke about and point to as the ultimate example of stalling due to network negotiations. All in all this is merely a linking episode with no real power on its own, but the flashbacks are good and well-acted.


4 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Men of LOST - hottest ensemble cast ever? TuffNut
best show ever EntertainmentPOP
Ethan was so miscast... entertheratking
Questions Stacy_Ashland
Post Deleted barish25
I Loved LOST! anything else like it? Stacy_Ashland
Discuss Par Avion (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page