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    The Definitive Ranking Of "Lost"'s Most Iconic Moments

    "We have to go back!"

    Lost aired on ABC between 2004 and 2010, and is considered by many to be the greatest television series of all time.


    In honour of the tenth anniversary of the Lost series finale, here are some of the most iconic moments ranked from "great TV" to "absolutely unforgettable".

    Ready for a walk down memory lane that includes hatches and flash sideways?


    🚨🚨🚨Spoilers ahead if you're planning on watching this for the first time! 🚨🚨🚨

    16. Boone's death


    Season 1, Episode 20: "Do No Harm"

    Let's agree to forget the Boone and Shannon drama and accept that his was Lost’s first big death. It broke the illusion that main characters don't die. Ironic how Boone survived a massive plane crash and died because of a smaller, second aircraft fall.

    15. Hurley finds out that Ethan wasn't on the plane


    Season 1, Episode 10: "Raised by Another"

    Hurley does the math and we cut to creepy Ethan hanging around Charlie and Claire. It gives me chills just thinking about Ethan's face.

    14. The island disappears


    Season 4, Episode 14: "There's No Place Like Home (Part 2)"

    Remember when Ben Linus had to move a frozen wheel and make the island disappear in order to save it?

    13. Sawyer telling Jack he met his father


    Season 1, Episode 23: "Exodus, Part 1"

    In case the nickname banter and his defined jawline were not enough for you before, you probably started liking Sawyer a bit more after this scene.

    12. Meeting Desmond with "Make Your Own Kind Of Music"


    Season 2, Episode 1: "Man of Science, Man of Faith"

    When we thought Season 1 couldn't be topped, Season 2 gave us Desmond. One of the best character introductions on TV, the full video is worth re-watching here.

    11. Juliet hitting the nuke


    Season 5, Episode 17: "The Incident"

    We may not have liked Juliet before, but they did a good job ending her story arc with this scene: Sawyer crying along with the whole sacrifice and nuclear explosion was intense and emotional.

    10. Jack and Vincent


    Season 6, Episode 18: "The End"

    This was a very controversial episode — probably the most hated ending of a series after Game of Thrones — but still iconic. It circled back to the very beginning and we were graced with the presence of Vincent.

    9. Hurley's Volkswagen bus


    Season 3, Episode 11: "Tricia Tanaka Is Dead"

    The hippie era episodes were a great comedic relief and it was great to see Hurley with a happy storyline for once. In particular this scene featuring Hurley and Charlie taking the Dharma bus for a test ride, going from sure-death to "Little Miss Sunshine" vibes in a couple of minutes, was very enjoyable.

    8. Discovery of the hatch


    Season 1, Episode 25: "Exodus, Part 2"

    What a way to end the first season. We had to hold on that cliffhanger for months. Ahhh, this was great TV.

    7. Mr. Eko meets the black smoke monster


    Season 2, Episode 10: "The 23rd Psalm"

    An epic stare down with an unforgettable character. The simpler times, when a black smoke monster and a polar bear were the island's biggest mysteries.

    6. Jin and Sun death


    Season 6, Episode 14: "The Candidate"

    Oh my, this was so heartbreaking to watch. The saddest death-in-water scene since Titanic.

    5. The Others take Walt from Michael


    Season 1, Episode 25: "Exodus, Part 2"

    Let's be honest, Michael was not a fan-favorite character, but his Walt cry was unforgettable. Probably the first meme from this show.

    4. The big Locke reveal in Walkabout


    Season 1, Episode 4: "Walkabout"

    This was the best flashback episode by far. John Locke's going from frustrated office worker living a dull life to a strong and dangerous man was very well written.

    3. "We have to go back"


    Season 3, Episode 23: "Through the Looking Glass"

    Almost as iconic as Dawson's crying face, here is Jack's "we have to go back" cry, for your enjoyment.

    2. The Desmond-and-Penny phone call


    Season 4, Episode 5: "The Constant"

    Everything on this episode was brilliant, perfect. One of the best episode of TV ever made. And the phone call at the end was the cherry on the cake.

    1. And finally, Not Penny's Boat


    Season 3, Episode 23: "Through the Looking Glass"

    The most iconic scene. Anyone else thought about getting this tattooed? No, just me? Fine.

    So, what are your thoughts? You can't change my mind... but you can share your own ranking below!

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