Exodus (I)
Episode 23 of 25 within Season One. Item 24 of 151 overall.
Production number 122.
Carlton Cuse - Writer
Damon Lindelof - Writer
Jack Bender - Director
254 votes

The French woman -- Danielle Rousseau -- shocks the survivors by showing up to the camp with a dire warning about "the others" who are on the island, and the black smoke that precedes them.

Meanwhile, Michael and Jin ready the raft for sailing. 

original airdate--May 18, 2005   rating--18.62 million


songs--"Main Title" (Composed by J.J. Abrams)

  1. "I've Got a Plane to Catch" by Michael Giacchino
  2. "Monsters Are Such Innnteresting People" by Michael Giacchino


Flashback: Walt Lloyd, Jack Shephard, James "Sawyer" Ford, Kate Austen, Shannon Rutherford and Sun Kwon.

Goofs: When the raft leaves the island, you can see the shackle and wire used to tow it.

Trivia: During filming of the first season finale, each cast member was only given the script pages of scenes where they appeared.

Title Meaning: This episode chronicles the journey, or "exodus" of the survivors aboard the raft and from the beach camp to the caves, as well as their exodus from Sydney in the flashbacks. "Exodus" is also a book of the Bible.


related items

Previous episode :
023 Born To Run
Next episode :
025 Exodus (II) (season finale)
Related to this story :
025 Exodus (II) (season finale)
  Lost, Season One
026 Exodux (III) season finale
  Lost, Season One

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