TV Episodes The Best Lost Episodes of All Time  

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List Rules Best Lost episodes, no matter how popular they are. of All Time

List of the best Lost episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. Fans will also enjoy these cool tattoos inspired by Lost and a ranking of the best characters on Lost. This thrilling, landmark show from J.J. Abrams kept audiences on the edge of their seats over its many mysteries. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Lost episodes of all time are. Fans of Lost are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

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Through the Looking Glass (1) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 23 2007 The season 3 finale finds the castaways preparing for an invasion by the slightly less mysterious Others, while Charlie and Desmond find more than they were looking for in the underwater ...more

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The Constant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 28 2008 Sayid and Desmond hit a bit of turbulence on the way to the freighter, which causes Desmond to experience some unexpected side effects.

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Through The Looking Glass (2) is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
BaruchLalaev added May 23 2007 The season 3 finale finds the castaways preparing for an invasion by the slightly less mysterious Others, while Charlie and Desmond find more than they were looking for in the underwater ...more

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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Sep 22 2004 Stripped of everything, the 48 survivors scavenge what they can from the plane for their survival. Some panic. Some pin their hopes on rescue. A few find inner strength they never knew they ...more

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Walkabout is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Oct 13 2004 The survivors are jolted awake in the middle of the night when wild island beasts (which are wild boars) invade the beach encampment. Kate and Michael join the mysterious Locke on a hunt for ...more

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Live Together, Die Alone (2) is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
BaruchLalaev added May 24 2006 After discovering something odd just offshore, Jack and Sayid come up with a plan to confront "The Others" and hopefully get Walt back. Meanwhile, Eko and Locke come to blows as Locke ...more

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Ab Aeterno is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 23 2010 "Ab Aeterno" is the ninth television episode of the American Broadcasting Company's sixth season of the serial drama television series Lost and 112th episode overall. The episode aired ...more

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Greatest Hits is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 16 2007 "Greatest Hits" is the 21st episode of the third season of Lost and 70th episode of the series. It was written by co-executive producers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz and directed by ...more

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The Man Behind the Curtain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 09 2007 Ben unwillingly divulges information to Locke about the island, taking him on a journey to various locations including strange monuments and the mysterious Jacob. Back at the beach, Juliet's ...more

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Exodus (2) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 25 2005 The castaways on the raft run into unexpected trouble. Meanwhile, the remaining islanders attempt to blow open the hatch. Flashbacks continue to show the survivor's final moments before boarding ...more

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The End is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 23 2010 "The End" is the series finale of the ABC television series Lost, consisting of the 17th and 18th episodes of season 6. It is also the 120th and 121st episodes overall. As the final ...more

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The Shape of Things to Come is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Apr 24 2008 Jack tries to discover the identity of a body that has washed ashore. Meanwhile, Locke's camp is attacked by Ben's adversaries.

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Live Together, Die Alone (1) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 24 2006 After discovering something odd just offshore, Jack and Sayid come up with a plan to confront "The Others" and hopefully get Walt back. At the same time there will be an answer to the ...more

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There's No Place Like Home (2) is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 29 2008 The face-off between the survivors and the freighter people continues, and the Oceanic Six find themselves closer to rescue.

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Pilot (2) is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Sep 29 2004 Having escaped the "creature" and retrieved the plane transceiver, a group of the survivors travel to higher ground so they can transmit a signal. En route, they receive a mysterious ...more

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The Incident, Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 13 2009 Jack's decision to put a plan in action in order to set things right on the island is met with some strong resistance by those close to him, and Locke assigns Ben a difficult task.

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The Incident, Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 13 2009 Jack's decision to put a plan in action in order to set things right on the island is met with some strong resistance by those close to him, and Locke assigns Ben a difficult task.

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Flashes Before Your Eyes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 14 2007 "Flashes Before Your Eyes" is the 8th episode of the third season of the American drama television series Lost, and the show's 57th episode overall. The episode was written by the ...more

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The Man from Tallahassee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 21 2007 When Kate and Locke arrive at the Others' camp, Ben promises to tell Locke the island's secrets as long as he stops his destructive plan, and Kate's reunion with Jack doesn't go very well when ...more

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Lockdown is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 29 2006 When the hatch suddenly takes on a life of its own, Locke is forced to enlist the help of an unlikely ally to control the matter. Meanwhile, Ana Lucia, Sayid and Charlie go off into the jungle ...more

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Exodus (1) is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 18 2005 The French woman-Danielle Rousseau (guest-star Mira Furlan)-shocks the survivors by showing up to the camp with a dire warning about "the Others" who are on the island, and the black ...more

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Man of Science, Man of Faith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Sep 21 2005 Jack, Locke and Kate explore the mysterious hatch but Jack decides to wait before going down into the hatch. Kate and Locke aren't so patient. When Shannon chases after Vincent the dog, she ...more

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There's No Place Like Home (3) is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
BaruchLalaev added May 29 2008 As the face-off between the survivors and the freighter people continues, the Oceanic Six find themselves closer to rescue.

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Exodus: Part Three is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Exodus: Part Three

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Deus Ex Machina is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 30 2005 "Deus Ex Machina" is the 19th episode of the first season of Lost. The episode was directed by Robert Mandel and written by Carlton Cuse and Damon Lindelof. It first aired on March 30, ...more

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Numbers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 02 2005 When Hurley becomes obsessed with the French woman and heads into the jungle to find her, Jack, Sayid and Charlie have no choice but to follow. Hurley flashes back to the hugely life-altering ...more

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There's No Place Like Home (1) is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 15 2008 Sayid goes back to the island to bring the rest of the people to the freighter. Ben, Locke, and Hurley go to another Dharma station in order to "move the island".

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LA X is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 02 2010 "LA X" comprises the 104th and 105th episodes of the American Broadcasting Company's Lost, marking the premiere of the sixth and final season. It was written by show runners/executive ...more

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LaFleur is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 04 2009 Sawyer perpetuates a lie with some of the other island survivors in order to protect themselves from mistakes of the past.

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The Brig is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 02 2007 After abandoning the Others, Locke takes Sawyer on a trek through the jungle to help him eliminate a common enemy. Meanwhile, back at the beach, the parachutist Naomi has crucial information ...more

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The Long Con is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 08 2006 Some of the island survivors fear that "The Others" may have returned when Sun is greatly injured during a failed kidnapping attempt at her plant garden. Also, the trust barrier ...more

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Pilot - Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Pilot - Part 1 Mar 30 2008 In 1983, the Kings County Sheriff's department, in the area around Seattle, realize they have a serial killer in the community. Det. Dave Reichert is put in charge of the case but the killer, ...more

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Confidence Man is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Nov 10 2004 Shannon's inhaler runs out and Boone believes Sawyer has the remaining three in his stash. When Sawyer refuses to give them up, Jack and Sayid resort to torturing Sawyer until he agrees to ...more

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The Beginning of the End is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Jan 31 2008 They thought they had met the enemy. They thought they had seen evil. They thought wrong. As the new season begins, the survivors feel that rescue is close at hand, but they don't know whether ...more

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The Candidate is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 04 2010 After the remaining survivors are reunited, Sawyer and Jack hatch a plan to divert the Man in Black's attention and leave the island without him on Widmore's submarine, but disastrous ...more

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The Other 48 Days is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Nov 16 2005 The harrowing first 48 days in the lives of the tail section survivors are revealed. Flashbacks reveal the point of view of Ana-Lucia, Mr. Eko, Bernard and Libby and other survivors as they ...more

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Tricia Tanaka Is Dead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 28 2007 Kate is still struggling over their decision to leave Jack in the hands of the Others as she and Sawyer return to their camp. Meanwhile, Hurley finds an old van in the jungle and attempts to use ...more

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The Variable is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Apr 29 2009 On the 100th episode milestone for the series, the time of reckoning has begun when Daniel Faraday comes clean regarding what he knows about the island.

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Not in Portland is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 07 2007 Jack has the Others in a desperate situation as he holds Ben's life in his hands. Meanwhile, Kate and Sawyer try to escape from their captors. Flashbacks reveal Juliet's past as a medical ...more

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Orientation is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Oct 05 2005 Jack, Locke and Kate learn more secrets about the hatch. Meanwhile, after being beaten and taken captive, Sawyer, Michael and Jin wonder if their captors are fellow survivors or the dreaded ...more

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Happily Ever After is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Apr 06 2010 "Happily Ever After" is the 11th television episode of the American Broadcasting Company's sixth season of the serial drama television series Lost and 114th episode overall. The ...more

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What They Died For is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
May 18 2010 While Locke devises a new strategy, Jack's group searches for Desmond.

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The Moth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Nov 03 2004 Charlie begins a painful journey of withdrawal from drugs, surprisingly aided by Locke, whose true motive for helping Charlie is a mystery. Meanwhile, survivors struggle to find and free Jack ...more

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Dr. Linus is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 09 2010 Ben deals with the consequences of an uncovered lie.

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All the Best Cowboys Have Dadd... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Dec 08 2004 Survivors wonder why Charlie and Claire have been abducted - and by whom - and a search party ventures into the treacherous jungle to look for the pair. Suspicions focus on Ethan Rom (guest-star ...more

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The Life and Death of Jeremy B... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Feb 25 2009 Locke's mission off the island as Jeremy is revealed.

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Whatever Happened, Happened is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Apr 01 2009 Kate goes to extreme measures to save Ben's life when Jack refuses to help. Meanwhile, Kate begins to tell the truth about the lie in order to protect Aaron.

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A Tale of Two Cities is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Oct 04 2006 Jack, Kate, and Sawyer are prisoners of the mysterious "Others." After their captors drug them and take blood samples, they are held in separate areas. The camp leaders--Ben (Henry ...more

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Namaste is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Mar 18 2009 After meeting old acquaintances Sawyer is forced to continue lying to protect them.

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Dead Is Dead is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Lost Episodes of All Time
Apr 08 2009 To atone for sins of the past, Ben must attempt to summon the smoke monster in order to be judged.