- It has Hector Elizondo in it.
- It has Nestor Carbonell (aka Batmanuel) in it.
- Hector Elizondo's character's dying, so unless the sugarcane has magical healing properties, he's probably not long for the series.
- It has Nestor Carbonell in it, which means we'll have to make do with less of him on Lost.
- The daughter of the rival sugarcane family is played by an otherwise respectable British actress who puts on the worst Southern accent I've heard on TV all year.