Objective/Details - » What are important for the Season Finale? The best Tension and The Best drama possible to be delivered. This is what people can remember later and rate it an 10. All the players are in their position.
Flashbacks -» What seemed to be a insignificant flashback, turned to be a huge cliffhanger, a game changer, bloody hell, after the last scene, you are obligated to revise all scenes, just to notice the details- This was a mater piece. 100% unexpected.
Event on The Island -» The Scene give the order to Kill Sayid, Bernard and Jin, well very good.
Charlie and Desmond -» Even here we have deaths. Charlie death was one of the most saddest Scenes ever made in TV history.
1 - Plot Holes: Gold. Nothing.
2 - Time and Scenes Management: Gold. After the last scene of this episode, you will want to watch again the entire episode.
3 - Surprises/Twist/Shocks/Cliffhangers: Gold*. Well, you really can´t expect what Lost producers set for you.
4 - Action: Gold. Nice Save and more deaths.
5 - Funny: ?
6 - Drama: Charlie death is enough.
7 - Tension/Fear: There is one scene there has it all.
8 - Excitement Level (curiosity/Mystery/Doubt/Revelations: Gold*. It is impossible not to be excited for the season finale of Lost.
This Season Finale, mirror what this season delivered. At the beginning, the season started very slow, just delaying what was important to know, even the flashbacks managed here to have more surprises than the events on the Island. The first 10 episodes, only Desmond episode was absolutely mind blowing. After episode 10, the producers started to deliver the best material that they had saved and this was the salvation of this season. From episode 11 – 21, you have some brilliant episodes, only one episode fails to deliver great emotions. This season ends with a perfect image, with many secrets revealed and with something that nobody expected that would happen so soon, when there is 3 seasons to end this show.