Lost: Season 3, Episode 21

Greatest Hits (16 May 2007)

TV Episode  -   -  Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
9.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 9.2/10 from 2,641 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

Desmond has another vision of Charlie's death, but this time his death ultimately will result in Claire's rescue. Meanwhile, the survivors discover that an attack by the others is even more imminent than originally expected.

Director:

Writers:

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

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 40 titles
created 06 Jun 2011
 
a list of 34 titles
created 30 May 2012
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 19 Aug 2012
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 11 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Greatest Hits" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Greatest Hits (16 May 2007)

Greatest Hits (16 May 2007) on IMDb 9.2/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lost.
« Previous Episode | 68 of 118 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
John Locke (credit only)
...
...
Edit

Storyline

The beach camp is preparing to receive the Others under Jack's leadership. Jack makes contact with Danielle Rousseau to help them fend off a planned assault by the Others. Sawyer, Jin, and Bernard agree to stay behind to ambush the Others with dynamite explosives when the Others arrives that night. However, to make contact with Naomi's freighter, Jack decides to take the rest of the survivors the radio tower far inland in order to send a message to Naomi's boat. Desmond have another flash about Charlie's death. His death is the master key of the plan for their rescue call. Charlie also recalls his five most important events in his life by writing them down as his own 'Greatest Hits'. Written by kromozom3

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

16 May 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

Charlie's flashback of him saving a woman from a robbery occurs on the same day as Desmond's time flash in Lost: Flashes Before Your Eyes (2007), as indicated by the circumstances: Charlie playing and singing "Wonderwall" on the street, when it suddenly starts to rain. The main difference is that Desmond does not interfere in Charlie's recollection (since Desmond's flashback was probably an elaborate 'vision', and not an actual experience). See more »

Goofs

Near the end of the episode, you see a shot of Charlie's right hand without the weight belt wrapped around it, then a moment later it's back on. See more »

Quotes

[Charlie hugs Hurley]
Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes: Dude, it's fine. I don't even want to go on your stupid boat.
Charlie Pace: Catch up with you later. Just remember I love you, man.
Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes: Yeah, whatever, I love you too.
See more »

Crazy Credits

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

Soundtracks

You All Everybody
(uncredited)
Written by Drive Shaft
Performed by Drive Shaft
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

One of the show's greatest hits
21 December 2008 | by (prejudicemadeplausible.wordpress.com) – See all my reviews

"Greatest Hits" is the greatest example of a 'set-up' episode I can think of. Rarely has any episode in any television series which was basically leading directly into and setting up the season/series finale been so absolutely riveting and involving. The on-island stuff, outside Charlie's 'greatest hits' list, is essentially a prelude to the action-packed "Through the Looking Glass", while the flashbacks, when coupled with Charlie's actions on the island, particularly late in the episode during and after his conversation with Desmond, are among the show's most unabashedly sentimental and yet beautiful scenes. Dominic Monaghan gives his best performance in the role, and the episode is the finest achievement for Eddy Kitsis and Adam Horowitz as writers and for Stephen Williams as director. A thrilling and exciting episode, sure, but also one of the most emotional on the series, even for someone who is generally ambivalent about Charlie as a character.


8 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Just finished last night.. question about the flash sideways chiligirl-1
The Men of LOST - hottest ensemble cast ever? TuffNut
brilliant masterpiece EntertainmentPOP
Who is to blame for The Purge? St_Alia_of_the_Knife8
Time jumping without location jumping St_Alia_of_the_Knife8
My dog doesn't like Lost Lost-and-Found
Discuss Greatest Hits (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page