Lost: Down the Hatch | Season 6 Episode 6: ‘Sundown’

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Lost: Down the Hatch | Season 6 Episode 6: ‘Sundown’

We make good eggs, and even better podcasts! Josh Wigler (@roundhoward) and Mike Bloom (@AMikeBloomType) break down “Sundown,” the sixth episode of the final season of LOST, centering on Sayid Jarrah.

About Down the Hatch …

LOST: Down the Hatch is a full-tilt spoiler-filled rewatch of LOST. Every week, Josh and Mike break down an episode of LOST with the benefit of knowing the series’ full trajectory, using the following structure as a guide:

• We Go “Fourth” – Josh and Mike begin each podcast with a deep-dive into the story both in front of and behind the camera, and they do so with the assistance of eight sound clips from each episode.

• The Others – Josh and Mike answer questions sent their way by listeners through the official e-mail address: [email protected]

• 23 Points – Each week, Josh and Mike hand out points for the best and worst characters of the episode in question, in a foolhardy attempt to determine the most and least valuable players in the LOST pantheon.

• 4.2 Stars – Josh and Mike rank every episode of LOST, by rating them all on a scale from 0 – 4.2. Josh and Mike offer their individual scores, listeners’ scores will be averaged as a third data point, then the three points combine as the podcast’s official score on each episode.

Additional reading/listening/viewing from the podcast:
• Support Post Show Recaps through Patreon
• The LOST: Down the Hatch Wikipedia Page
• Josh’s LOST Episode Rankings on The Hollywood Reporter
• Javier Grillo Marxuach’s Lost Will and Testament
• Jim Fels music analysis

The 23 MVP/LVP Points for Season 6

Smokey: 6
Jack: 4
John Locke: 3
Sawyer: 3
Hurley: 2
Sayid: 2
Kate: 1
Ethan: 1
Claudia: 1
Helen: 1
Rose: 1
David Shepard: 1
Justin: 1
Claire: 1
Ilana: 1
Keamy: 1
Dogen’s Baseball: 1
Ben: 0
Jin: -1
Bram: -1
Richard: -1
Heroin: -1
Jacob: -1
Omer: -1
Marshal: -2
Aldo: -2
Lennon: -4
Randy Nations: -4
Dogen: -6
Mother: -8

The 4.2 Star Episode Rankings for Season 6:

    1. The Substitute – 3.80

    2. LA X – 3.76

    3. Lighthouse – 3.62

    4. Sundown – 3.37

    5. Across the Sea – 2.40

    6. What Kate Does – 2.3

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