LOST: 8 Season Five Revelations

For every ‘answer’ we are given on Lost, there are usually four more questions raised. While this tends to frustrate some fans, I feel as though the writers and producers addressed more than the usual amount of lingering questions in Season 5.

Below is just a sampling of the significant revelations that I enjoyed from this season. By all means, please add your own below!

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1. Smokey emanates and/or is unleashed from below New Otherton. Ben literally pulls a plug beneath his house in what resembles a campground bathroom drain, and voilĂ .

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2. The statue! It is more than just a foot, and something lies in its shadow…

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3. Charles Widmore and Eloise Hawking were original Hostiles stationed on the island in 1954. Daniel Faraday is their son.

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4. Charles Widmore funded and staged the fake flight 815 wreckage, using corpses pilfered from a Thai graveyard.

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5. Dr. Mavin Candle is more than a Dharma Orientation film narrator; he is actually Dr. Pierre Chang, a scientist who played an integral role in the construction of both the Orchid and Swan. Miles is his son.

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6. Danielle Rousseau was telling the truth about her arrival and initial experiences on the island.

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7. The Others’ runway was built for the eventual arrival of Ajira flight 316.

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8. Sayid shoots, but does not kill, young Ben Linus.

What have been your favorite revelations from Season 5 of Lost?

[Jo has watched every episode of Lost at least three times. For in-depth analysis and theories about each episode, please visit her Lost blog.]


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