1 Days Left to Support a Troper-Created Project : Personal Space (discuss)

Headscratchers / Gilligan's Island

  • What is up with the sleeping arrangements at the beginning of the first Season?
    So they don't think they'll be on the island very long, but a storm is coming, and they decide, to save time and labor, they'll build one communal shelter for everybody — okay. They divide the hut into separate sections by hanging blankets — makes sense. The married couple, single men, and single women each sleep in a different section, right? Nope — Gilligan and the Skipper have their own room, next to the Howells, next to the girls and the Professor... this is the same network that was paranoid about Dawn Wells showing her navel, right?