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Air Date: August 29th, 2005

Network: FOX

Series Summary
Brothers Michael Scofield and Lincoln Burrows continue to evade the law.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Drama, Adventure

Episodes

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  • It’s puzzling that the return of Prison Break takes so little advantage of all that potential, and offers up a incarceration saga that is by turns mechanical, grim and overly convoluted. Show More

  • Now it must find a way to become more than a routine action drama pitting plucky good guys against amoral, robotic bad guys. It's got the characters who can do that, though, and it's also streamlined its story enough so even a new viewer can figure out what's going on from tonight's back-to-back premiere episodes. Show More

  • Like any over-the-top, conspiracy-laced concept, "Prison Break" will only work if viewers are giddily enticed to jump aboard the Willing Suspension of Disbelief Express. Show More

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Action Performance By a Stunt Ensemble in a TV Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated Best Television Series - Drama