Ah, the monologue. Is there anything sweeter than when your favorite TV character tears into a tightly-written, well-crafted, passionately performed soliloquy that’s so powerful it doesn’t just change the scene… it CHANGES THE GAME? This list counts down the most dramatic, comedic, inspirational and rousing rants ever recited in primetime!
10. Jack’s First Speech — LOST
While a slew of sensational speeches were orated on that ambiguous South Pacific Island, perhaps none were as significant as Jack’s very first. This monologue from episode four not only established Jack as the Oceanic Six leader, but his message resonated throughout the group’s remaining time together in purgatory… Er, I mean “on the Island.”
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