Status
Ended
Network
FOX (US)
SEASON
EPISODE

Action, Crime, Drama

DESCRIPTION

Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside out.

Season 1

Aired 11 years ago - May 15, 2006

As the escape is in progress, Warden Pope and Captain Bellick begin a search to detain the escapees. Michael and co. have to reach the aircraft fast as the police is hot on their heels. Veronica discovers a major piece of evidence that could prove Lincoln's innocence. The Vice President is worried about losing her authority.

Aired 11 years ago - May 08, 2006

Everyone's ready to make their escapes across the high wire. Veronica and Nick realize they may be in over their heads. And Agent Kellerman helps Vice President Reynolds calm down before her debate.

Aired 11 years ago - May 01, 2006

Westmoreland wants Michael to speed up the planned escape, and gets Bellick one step closer to unraveling it. Michael has to decide whether to involve Sara in the breakout plan. Tweener's devotion is put to a test. Veronica finds out that her ally unexpectedly has a connection to an inmate serving time at Fox River.

Aired 11 years ago - Apr 24, 2006

Michael must get the key to the infirmary and enlist the help of an old face, while Lincoln learns the identity of his kidnapper and another inmate learns of the escape.

Aired 11 years ago - Apr 17, 2006

In an effort to recreate the missing piece of the tattoo, Michael gets transferred to the psych ward, seeking the help of Haywire. T-Bag and C-Note have to join forces.

Aired 11 years ago - Apr 10, 2006

Lincoln is worried about Michael's sanity while Michael has trouble remembering some parts of the prison schematics. Sucre has to conceal the hole in the guard's break room. Warden Pope transfers Michael to solitary after he declines his request.

Aired 11 years ago - Apr 03, 2006

Flashbacks shed light on the past actions that led to the incarceration of Lincoln, Sucre, T-Bag and C-Note. Basis of Michael's ingenious break-out plan are revealed. Dr. Tancredi memorizes how she ended up in Fox River State Penitentiary.

Aired 11 years ago - Mar 27, 2006

As Lincoln is about to be executed, he briefly sees his father in the viewing room. A phone call from judge Kessler delays the execution. After reviewing the newly surfaced evidence, the judge orders the exhumation of Steadman's body. Michael creates a new, more dangerous, break-out plan, involving going through the prison yard. An accident puts Michael's new plan in danger. MORE -LESS

Aired 11 years ago - Mar 20, 2006

Veronica and Nick request a judge to postpone Lincoln's execution. A C.O. becomes suspicious about a broken door.

Aired 11 years ago - Nov 28, 2005

With Lincoln's execution scheduled for the following day, Veronica comes out of hiding to contact him and gains an ally. Kellerman makes the ultimate sacrifice to preserve the conspiracy. Michael looks for a way to get Lincoln out of solitary confinement in time for the escape that evening. The inmates risk everything as they attempt their escape.

Aired 11 years ago - Nov 21, 2005

Michael sees proof his plan is working, so he begins to overcome the last obstacle. As the escape draws near, the group tries to reduce its number by one and targets T-Bag.

Aired 11 years ago - Nov 14, 2005

The escapees and Dr. Tancredi are shocked when they learn the identity of Michael's visitor, who brings with her a very important piece of the escape plan.

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This is not what I signed on for.
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OK. Let's rotate.
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- And that makes us just labour, right? - Mm-hm. Now you're getting it.
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Don't worry, I'm just trying to make conversation.
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Remember the first place you stayed? That hotel, by the airport?
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He's the governor, but also your father.
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Maybe she visits some other con. Killing two birds with one bone.
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Hitting the trailer park trifecta.
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you got some little girl in to play on your rusty trombone, huh?
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I don't have a credit card.
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- What happened? - I must've dozed off.
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and there's a chance that I might let you go in time to get Mr Savrinn to a doctor.
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It's just the best feeling in the whole world.
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Some new fish. Ran a bump and swipe on an off-duty cop.
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Like having another kid. Already raised one. I'm too old to do it again.
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But there is this one CO. Word is he's the worst thief in here.
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- I gotta go. - Really wrong.
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ripped the lateral margin of your scapula, leaving you no medial rotation of your arm.
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- # Bellick and T-Bag on my mind
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Hidden deployment. There ain't no way to snatch it without the mark feeling it.
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They will only extend furloughs in the case of funerals.
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Get him up here, make sure he doesn't hurt himself.
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Well, frankly I think we caught a break.
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But you are also the one person that can end it all right here.
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My father and I share more than just a weakness for easy money.
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Otherwise, there wouldn't be jobs for the immigrants.
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LJ?
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All right, put your hands together for our next lovely young lady.
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Brad. Yours?
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I just want to know a little more about your husband.
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Nothing. We met while he was studying overseas.
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There are answers.
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Aired 11 years ago - Nov 07, 2005

Michael is forced to give up Fibonacci's location to Philly Falzone, and Kellerman and Hale get a little unwanted help to track down LJ who has gone missing. Veronica and Nick uncover evidence against the man Lincoln was convicted of murdering.

Aired 11 years ago - Oct 31, 2005

Abruzzi's demotion in the prison hierachy puts the entire escape plan at risk. Michael finds himself in the uneviable position of trying to protect T-Bag's new "fish" and facing the threat of T-Bag exposing the plan to the guards. The inmates dig themselves into a hole.

Aired 11 years ago - Oct 24, 2005

Michael finds out a storeroom fundamental to his escape plans has been converted into a break room. Veronica and Nick are being threatened.

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That's the last thing on my mind right now, Warden.
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I want the son of a bitch who did this.
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We spent, like, five, six hours in there at a time.
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Maybe you'll take a little walk, tell him for yourself? And I'll be out of here for good.
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you just didn't want me lying to you.
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Someone's working hard to make it look like I did.
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If you could see what we're looking at... Burrows is gonna get the message.
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- Back it up, now! - Sorry, Officer.
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- How does one become a trustee? - Have a spotless record for the last 30 years.
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Yup.
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from a motel in Portland, a stone's throw away from the airport
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DB Cooper would have had a car waiting for him.
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But how could I have hijacked a plane in Portland on November 24th
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Veronica, Come on.
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If they think we're dead, maybe we get a little breathing room.
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See, I already figured that part out. I been thinking.
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Cos it's not gonna take DB Cooper to do what I need done.
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If that parole board date ever comes, I want to be ready.
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you have numerous people working on your behalf as we speak.
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- You have a son. Lincoln Jr. LJ. - Yeah. Why?
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I'm Officer Hale, Juvenile Court. We need to do a survey of the residence,
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You really think you're gonna get to four buttons before I get to one?
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All the signs were there - drug use, decline in academic performance.
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I'd known Bob since he was 18 years old.
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If you don't tell me who killed Bob before I leave this cell,
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What is there to get?
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The police instructed me that this is an ongoing investigation.
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Well, I'm in a quandary and I need your help.
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No, Trokey. I'm not mad.
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I guess I can forgive him for wanting to hide away. Be left alone.
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They were good times, weren't they, John?
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Brady's got the outline of every piece of hardware in here.
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Whoa, whoa, whoa. They're gonna hear this, man.
Aired 11 years ago - Oct 03, 2005

While the riot intensifies, Abruzzi and Sucre join forces. Michael must decide whether or not to save the life of Dr. Tancredi.

Aired 11 years ago - Sep 26, 2005

Michael creates a lockdown by sabotaging the air conditioning in order to execute his breakout plan properly, and unintentionally causes a riot that gets Sara into huge trouble. Meanwhile, an ex-con is blackmailed into seeing to that Lincoln is killed.

Aired 11 years ago - Sep 19, 2005

Kellerman and Hale blackmail Warden Pope. Michael finds out he might get out earlier than anticipated. Veronica becomes uncertain of her allies.

Aired 11 years ago - Sep 12, 2005

Veronica keeps uncovering new information regarding Lincoln's case and decides she wants to work on the case full-time. When no one wants to help her on the case, Nick Savrinn (an attorney) offers his assistance and the two of them visit Lincoln.

Aired 11 years ago - Sep 05, 2005

When Michael reveals his escape plan to Sucre, Sucre chooses to be no part of it, and requests a cell transfer. Michael gets a new cellmate called Haywire.

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They operate flights from small airfields in the Midwest, like the one ten miles away.
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Gonna have to trust him, because he's my cellmate.
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- It just keeps going straight to voice mail. - Maybe she has it turned off.
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You jam it in the stomach. These bits hook the intestines.
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I figured I could play their game and watch him die, or take matters into my own hands.
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- Your grades need to be pristine. - Absolutely.
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Some people want to go it alone, others have grandiose statements they want to make,
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- I'm not with them. You have to believe me. - What you sneaking in here for?
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Paint fumes in Pl must be getting to you.
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He put you in prison for life, yet you act like you don't even want to find out where he is.
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- Daddy! Daddy! - Daddy! Daddy!
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You know, visitation rules stipulate that conjugals are only for married couples.
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Like they own the place, like they're untouchable,
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There's no way this injury happened by stepping on a blade in a garden shed.
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He said it wasn't made of anything. It was just... air.
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Look, I'm sorry about your conjugals,
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I've caused them enough pain.
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May Tag's in the ground because of that piece of detritus.
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You know, I was thinking I was gonna gut you bow to stern as soon as I laid eyes on you,
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What happened in there was my way of saying
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- Just gotta know the exact date and time. - I'll tell you soon enough.
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Come on, man. I'm in a cage. Ten minutes.
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I've been talking to the chaplain. They'd like me to decide on who I should have at the...
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So I can hold you.
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Haywire, get in here.
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Lincoln, we have a problem. I got a new cellmate.
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A hundred yards or so should do it.
Aired 11 years ago - Aug 29, 2005

Michael seeks help of his fellow prison inhabitants to execute his escape plans.

Aired 11 years ago - Aug 29, 2005

Michael Scofield, a structural engineer, attempts to rob a bank in order to get incarcerated at Fox River State Penitentiary, where his brother Lincoln Burrows, accused of murdering the Vice President's brother, is scheduled to be executed. At Fox River, Michael approaches a number of inmates, all of whom play an important role in his plan to free his brother from the inside. Meanwhile, agents Kellerman and Hale are determined to make sure the execution goes through as planned. Lincoln's son LJ gets into trouble. MORE -LESS