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Questions tagged [prison-break]

American television serial, revolves around two brothers. One has been sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, and the other devises an elaborate plan to help his brother escape prison.

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Why was Michael's mother so ruthless to him in Prison Break?

In Prison Break, why was Michael's mother so ruthless and why did she want to kill Michael?
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How did inmates escape through the sea in Prison Break

In the episode HELL OR HIGH WATER on Prison Break, how did the inmates that escape from Sona breathe under the water and make it through the sea? I mean what is that device they used under the water?...
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Why does Lechero want to get out of Sona so quickly?

In Season 3 Episode 10 of Prison Break, Sammy gets submerged and killed by the terrain, which just drops on him after he tries to escape through the tunnel created by Michael. Soon after that each of ...
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How realistic is beating facial recognition?

In Prison Break season 5 Michael Scofield prints Jacob's face on his hand to beat facial recognition system to access his office. Wouldn't it be easy to fool system with printing on paper or 3-D cast ...
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How did Michael Scofield know where to look for his letters?

In Prison Break season 5 episode 8, Michael, Lincoln and Sheeba come to the house at Ithaca where Sarah and Jacob lives. After getting off the vehicle, Michael suddenly sees their post box named ...
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Did T-Bag's father sexually abuse him?

In season 2, episode 17 of Prison Break, T-Bag's father is angry at young T-Bag because he isn't getting good grades at school. Then T-Bag's father touches T-Bag on the leg and closes the door. I ...
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Is the casting of Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell together in “The Flash” intentional?

I have recently watched Prison Break and am now watching The Flash. A couple episodes into the series, an antagonist (Captain Cold) played by Wentworth Miller (Prison Break's Michael Scofield) shows ...
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What is that which Alexander Mahone is playing in Prison Break?

In the first episode of season 2 in Prison Break, When Mahone is asking the other guy to read the case of each escapee, He is playing some kind of crossword puzzle. I think I saw the word quote in the ...
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How did Michael move Scylla so easily?

Well this question is going to make you think hard. So lay back and think. In season 4 of Prison Break General Krantz said that it was hard to move Scylla and for the same reason David Baker was ...
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Why does Kim call the police?

Why did William "Bill" Kim call the police in Prison Break, when it's obvious that he wanted to kill Lincoln. It makes no sense. Kim would go to jail, right?
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Why doesn't Michael Scofield destroy the hard disk instead of throwing it in a river?

I have watched Prison Break like five times and every time this question pops up in my mind. Michael was a smart structural engineer with low latent inhibition and high IQ that made him keen ...
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What was the point of the origami Swan being dropped in the sewers by Michael?

In Prison Break Michael made these origami paper Swans and he dropped one down a sewer/drainage hole in the center of the Fox river state Penitentiary field, where all the inmates hang out in their ...
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How did Michael know that he would join his brother for sure?

In the first episode of Prison Break we learn that Michael staged a fake bank robbery so that he would get arrested. When he was put on trial he asks the judge to send him to "Fox River", the same ...
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Why did Michael need a tattoo which is a pictorial charade for “Christina Rose” (his own mother's name)

In Season 2 of Prison Break Agent Mahone finds out that Michael's last plan is related to this tattoo which contains a picture of Jesus Christ in a Rose, by which he concludes that this is his mother'...
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How does so much time pass between Prison Break seasons 1 and 2?

In Prison Break, season 1 ends with the escapees running in a field at night with the cops right behind them. Season 2 starts with the escapees running through a lush forest during the daytime with ...
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Why was Whistler in Sona?

In Season 3, Whistler was in prison and it was told that he could have killed the mayor's son, but it was hinted as being speculative. After watching Season 3 and the first part of Season 4, it is ...
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What really happened to Michael's mother?

It was clear by watching the first season of Prison Break that Michael's mother died when she was 31. And Michael was also having the same disease. But in season 4 she came into the show. How was she ...
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When Michael was in surgery, how did he realise what SCYLLA actually is?

As far as I know, when Michael was in surgery he had visions of Charles Westmoreland and uncovered what Scylla actually was? Or did Michael use his extraordinary brain to know the reason behind SCYLLA?...
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Open door as the only possible way to get into the room

I was watching Season 1 episodes of Prison Break again, and in the last episode where they break out of the jail, Warden along with detectives are investigating the Doctor's room. One of them report ...
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Who was Oscar Shales? What did he do with Mahone?

What exactly was wrong with Oscar Shales and Agent Mahone? Did Oscar ever kidnap Mahone?
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In Season 3, how do T-Bag, Sucre, and Bellick come out of Sona?

In the TV show, they said that T-Bag burned the Sona. But they never showed how he did that and what exactly happened there in the Sona. So how do T-Bag, Sucre, and Bellick come out of Sona?
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Will there be any more seasons of “Prison Break”?

I am a big fan of "Prison Break" and want Michael Scofield in action again. So please can anybody tell me, will I be able to see the gang again in action or not? Are there any plans for Season 5?
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Does Prison Break copy Shawshank Redemption?

I noticed that many parts of the story of Prison Break match with the script of The Shawshank Redemption: an innocent sent to jail making friends in jail making wardens as friends on the basis of ...
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Does Michael Scofield have same problem with health as his mother?

Michael Scofield from Prision Break has hypothalamic hamartoma as his mother, who they think died from that in age of 30 (as I remember). It's a hereditary disease. In later seasons we see his mother ...