JJ Barnes and Jonathan McKinney discuss the two part pilot of Lost. They focus on the characters and how the large ensemble cast is introduced, the teasers for what is coming up, and the writing choices made. They debate the relevance of the polar bear, the motivation of the mysterious monster, and whether Jack Shephard is a dickhead.
For the spoilers half of this episode go to www.patreon.com/sirenstories and subscribe for $1 a month. There JJ and Jon delve deeper into the signs of what’s coming and discuss whether the writers had planned things from the start as they are evident in the pilot episode.
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