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Whatever the Case May Be (Season 1, Episode 12)
TV Episode | 43 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Kate and Sawyer discover a briefcase and the race begins to win ownership of it. Charlie is still depressed over Claire, and is given a sharp talking to by Rose.
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Jeffrey Lieber (created by) | J.J. Abrams (created by) | Damon Lindelof (created by) | Jennifer Johnson
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Updated Jan 5, 2005

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Jan 5, 2005 (United States)


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Naveen Andrews
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Matthew Fox
Dr. Jack Shephard Dr. Jack Shephard   See fewer
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Jorge Garcia
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Maggie Grace
Shannon Rutherford Shannon Rutherford   See fewer
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Josh Holloway
James 'Sawyer' Ford James 'Sawyer' Ford   See fewer
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Malcolm David Kelley
Walt Lloyd Walt Lloyd   See fewer
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Daniel Dae Kim
Jin-Soo Kwon (credit only) Jin-Soo Kwon (credit only)   See fewer
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Yunjin Kim
Sun-Hwa Kwon Sun-Hwa Kwon   See fewer
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Evangeline Lilly
Kate Austen Kate Austen   See fewer
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Dominic Monaghan
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Terry O'Quinn
John Locke John Locke   See fewer
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Harold Perrineau
Michael Dawson Michael Dawson   See fewer
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Ian Somerhalder
Boone Carlyle Boone Carlyle   See fewer
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L. Scott Caldwell
Rose Nadler Rose Nadler   See fewer
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Victor Browne
Shooter Shooter   See fewer
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Hutton Hutton   See fewer
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Dezmond Gilla
Baseball Hat Baseball Hat   See fewer
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Achilles Gacis
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Michael M. Vendrell
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Christian Bowman
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Survivor (uncredited) Survivor (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.1 / 10 | 4,502 votes