Harper's Island

Season 1 Episode 2


Aired Thursday 10:00 PM Apr 16, 2009 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Goof: When Lucy Daramour is set on fire you can see her fire retardant hood.

    • The title of this episode, which is Crackle, refers to the sound made when Lucy Daramour is lit on fire and burned alive.

    • Goof: Throughout the course of the episode, Trish's earrings change from large white pearls to black squares.

    • DEATHS:
      Reverend Fain: Strung upside down in tree by snare and then decapitated with a headspade.
      Kelly Seaver: Found in her home hanging by her neck.
      Lucy Daramour: Falls into a pit and then someone pours gasoline and a match on her and she is burned alive.

  • Quotes

    • (Lucy sets her dog Gigi is on the bar)
      Nikki Bolton: Uh, people eat here.
      Lucy Daramour: Gigi is people.
      Nikki Bolton: Gigi's gonna be an appetizer if you don't get her off my bar.

    • Abby Mills: I'm not judging you, Jimmy. All right. Do you as you like. Hunt, fish, kill. I don't care. It's just I don't need to see any more blood on this island.

    • Trish Wellington: Look, Hunter, you had your chance, okay? Three years ago, I was yours. Now I want you to go.
      Hunter Jennings: Yeah, and what if I won't, Trish?
      Trish Wellington: Look, we don't want a repeat of what happened in college.
      Hunter Jennings: I'm not worried about Henry.

    • Kelly Seaver: I've always wondered if I would be different if I could live in a place...
      Abby Mills: Where people don't look at you and think...
      Kelly Seaver: "There go those girls whose moms were strung up by John Wakefield."

  • Notes

    • Additional Credits:
      Visual Effects Provided By: Entity FX
      Post Production Sound: Smart Post Sound
      Main Title Design: The Picture Mill
      Post Production Services: Technicolor, Vancouver; Modern Videofilm, Inc., Los Angeles

    • Music:
      1. Transfer by Collide.
      2. The Winding Staircase by New Radiant Storm King.

    • Although they appeared in the episode, Gina Holden (Shea), Cassandra Sawtell (Madison) and Claudette Mink (Katherine) do not have any lines.

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Norway: Sunday, April 26, 2009 on TV2Zebra
      Australia: Sunday, May 17, 2009 on Channel Ten
      Ireland: Monday, June 15, 2009 on RTE2
      Poland: Sunday, June 21, 2009 on AXN
      Germany: Wednesday, August 26, 2009 on ProSieben
      Finland: Thursday, September 10, 2009 on Nelonen
      Czech Republic: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 on Barrandov
      Slovakia: Sunday, January 8, 2012 on JOJ

  • Allusions