Claude Akins is an unusual choice for this type of character. I wonder if he's just there to set up the premise, or if he'll be Jason's McGee. Cool! There we have it. Although I'm not sure that it actually makes sense. And Pritchett can't be the only one who knew the score-- usually all the men know something like that. Well, that sucks. Speaking of schedule changes, MeTV finally mentioned the Saturday night change in their latest email, but it basically amounted to "Yay, more Stooges." It's a shame that Wild Wild West isn't on now, with Robert Conrad's death a few days ago. Sounds like another excellent premise not given the attention it deserves. This may have been the first time I saw Kurt Russell in anything. I know I disliked him from the start, which kind of compromises my enjoyment of this episode. They hadn't explored the banana side of the island at that point. This strikes me as unsafe. It's almost like they knew that the weather would get rough. This is why your mom always sewed your name and address into your raincoat! Indeed not. It appears on TCM periodically.