Archive for the ‘LOST’ Category

‘Lost’ Recap: Little Children

April 19, 2009

We find out what happened to both Aaron and young Ben in this very Kate-centric episode, as Juliet and Jack take stands on the fate of their would-be nemesis Benjamin Linus got it wrong. Fate isn’t a ”fickle bitch,” as he told Hurley last season. No, it’s a fickle brat who suddenly changes his mind […]

‘Lost’ Recap: A Will of Their Own

April 19, 2009

The trippy episode with many time-travel implications plays up the concept of free will as Sayid makes a stunning decision ”The world is all that is encased here; life, death, people, the allies, and everything else that surrounds us. The world is incomprehensible. We won’t ever understand it; we won’t ever unravel its secrets. Thus […]

‘Lost’ Recap: The New Long Con

April 19, 2009

Sawyer continues to take the lead by hiding Jack, Kate, and Hurley in plain sight, and finding a way to keep Sayid alive Let me begin by guessing what most of you were thinking at the very end of last night’s Lost: Harry Potter. Right? Add a lightening bolt scar and a British accent to […]

‘Lost’ Recap: Settling Into A Groove

April 19, 2009

The Left Behinders, led by Sawyer, wind up finding their place with the Dharma Initiative folks…at least until they have their big reunion with some old friends If Jack is the Man of Science, and if John Locke is the Man of Faith, then I nominate Sawyer as Man of Heart. To hell with it: […]

‘Lost’ Recap: Life Goes On

April 19, 2009

Kate goes head on up against the forces trying to take Aaron away, while Sawyer and Locke confront the past. Also, check out Doc Jensen’s video with Daniel Dae Kim discussing last night’s revelation By Jeff Jensen Jeff Jensen Jeff Jensen, an EW senior writer, has been despondent since the cancellation of ”Twin Peaks” It […]

‘Lost’ Recap: Time After Time

April 19, 2009

Faraday does his best to keep everyone, especially Charlotte, safe from an H-bomb, Desmond’s search for Mama Faraday leads him to Widmore, and we learn something big about the tycoon By Adam B. Vary Adam B. Vary This week’s hella good episode of Lost revolved around a massive, dangling bombshell, and here’s another: As that […]

‘Lost’ recap: True Lies

April 19, 2009

In season 5’s second episode, the burden of the Oceanic 6’s deception weighs heavily on Hurley, while Sawyer and crew find a new danger on the Island Lost-hurley_lLIAR, LIAR Hurley’s conscience finally gets the better of himMario Perez/ABC By Jeff Jensen ”The Lie” aspired to answer a question: Can Lost’s new season 5 version of […]

‘Lost’ Recap: Past, Present, and Future Tense

April 19, 2009

Ben talks Jack into joining his cause, while Sayid and Hurley go on the lam, and Sawyer and the rest of those left behind deal with a time-jumping island And down the rabbit hole we go. Or should that be wormhole? Lost plunged into brain-boggling sci-fi in last night’s premiere, and the show itself seemed […]

Why Is Everything On Television Referencing ‘Star Wars’?

April 17, 2009

By Dave Itzkoff Look, we love George Lucas’s “Star Wars” movies (the first three, anyway) as much as the next guy who ever asked his wife if he could name their first child Boba Fett. But even this may be too much. To wit, here’s Hugo “Hurley” Reyes’s monologue from Wednesday night’s “Lost,” delivered to […]

‘Lost’ recap: Smokey on the Daughter

April 10, 2009

Ben gets judged by the monster for letting Alex die, and the roots of the dead-mama’s boy’s feud with Charles Widmore are revealed If there’s a theory to be had that Lost is the sci-fi version of Survivor, we now know where tribal council takes place: In the subterranean court of The Island’s pitiless judge, […]