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:
Jorge Garcia ...  Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Josh Holloway ...  James 'Sawyer' Ford 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Yunjin Kim ...  Sun-Hwa Kwon 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Evangeline Lilly ...  Kate Austen 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Terry O'Quinn ...  John Locke / ... 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Naveen Andrews ...  Sayid Jarrah 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Matthew Fox ...  Dr. Jack Shephard 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Daniel Dae Kim ...  Jin-Soo Kwon 118 episodes, 2004-2010
Emilie de Ravin ...  Claire Littleton 95 episodes, 2004-2010
Michael Emerson ...  Ben Linus / ... 78 episodes, 2006-2010
Henry Ian Cusick ...  Desmond Hume 74 episodes, 2005-2010
Dominic Monaghan ...  Charlie Pace 74 episodes, 2004-2010
Harold Perrineau ...  Michael Dawson 63 episodes, 2004-2010
Elizabeth Mitchell ...  Dr. Juliet Burke / ... 55 episodes, 2006-2010
Ken Leung ...  Miles Straume 48 episodes, 2008-2010

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The past, present, and future lives of surviving Oceanic Flight 815 passengers are dramatically intertwined as a fight for survival ensues in a quest for answers after crashlanding on a mysterious island. Each discovery prompts yet more secrets, as the hastily-formed colony search for a way off the island, or is this their home? Written by Chris Cullen

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While season 3 was on the air and the ratings were somewhat declining, ABC approached the writers and asked them to set an end date for the show, and how many more episodes they needed to conclude the series on their own terms. After thinking about it, Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse said they needed two additional seasons of 24 episodes, so 48 episodes remaining. The studio preferred 3 more seasons, so as a compromise, they decided to split the remaining 48 episodes over three more shorter seasons. Lindelof and Cuse claim they always wanted the show to be no longer than five or six seasons. See more »

Goofs

During the 1970s portions, all of the spectacle wearing characters have an anti-reflective coating on their lenses (the greenish hued reflection). In the 1970s these were generally reserved for optical equipment lenses. See more »

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[repeated line]
James 'Sawyer' Ford: Son of a bitch!
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Crazy Credits

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 »

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Fantastic!!!
25 May 2005 | by lea_ryansSee all my reviews

I've watched lots of TV in my lifetime, perhaps too much. However this is the best TV series i've seen in ages. Probably even the best ever. You just can't predict what is going to happen. Each week the show seems to tell you something new about the Island and its inhabitants. I'm on the edge of my seat waiting to find out what's going to happen, then before I know it the programme is finished and I have to wait to find out what happens next. Utterly gripping! This show is amazing and I hope they continue to make it because often fantastic US shows get cancelled because the ratings start to dip slightly or the executives think the shows are too weird. I really hope the series continues so that we get it over here in England because it is a fantastic show and I would like to have DVD's of this series so I can get all my friends hooked too.


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Release Date:

22 September 2004 (USA) See more »

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1.78 : 1
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