JJ Barnes and Jonathan McKinney discuss Season 1, Episode 6 of Lost: House Of The Rising Sun.
They discuss the flashbacks exploring Sun and Jin’s relationship in Korea, and events leading up to them being on the plane and how their relationship has changed since they first met. They talk about the narrative triplet used to demonstrate their relationship through reference to Jin’s white flower.
Following the story on the island, they discuss character’s motivation to either go to the caves with Jack, on stay on the beach with Sayid. They talk about the relationship between Jack and Kate, Locke being a paternal force in Charlie’s life, and Michael’s exasperation with Jin over the watch he found in the wreckage.
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JJ Barnes discuss Season 1, Episode 4 of Lost: White Rabbit
They talk about Jack’s broken relationship with his father Christian, and how it informs his behaviour during the events of the show, and how in this episode, it is Locke taking on a paternal role with him that helps him to become the leader he’s supposed to be. They discuss the isolation of certain characters, some by choice and others not, and how that effects the attempts to survive on the island and who they respond to.
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JJ Barnes and Jonathan McKinney discuss the fourth episode in Season one of Lost, Walkabout.
They talk about John Locke, and how you learn about his past throughout the episode and how fascinating he is as a character. Jonathan gets annoyed by Michael messing up the boar hunt, and they talk about the weirdness of the island in comparison to childhood TV show, Round The Twist. They talk about the development of the monster on the island, the memorial service, and the relationships between the characters, the writing choices, and the music.
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JJ Barnes and Jonathan McKinney discuss the third episode in Season one of Lost, Tabula Rasa.
They talk about how the episode is about fresh starts, how it’s the first time we see flashbacks to life before the plane or the island, and the writing. The characterisation and relationships between the characters are discussed, how certain characters are set up as opposites of one another, and the potential conflicts amongst leaders they can see developing including between Jack, Sawyer and Sayid.
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