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Prison Break

Prison Break is a drama about Michael Schofield, a gifted engineer who deliberately gets incarcerated in order to try and break his brother Lincoln out of prison. FOX 2005-2009

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Season 4

# Episode Overview Score Viewer score Podcast
1 Scylla Michael finds Gretchen and Whistler but they tell ...
Michael finds Gretchen and Whistler but they tell him that Sara is still alive. Mahone and Whistler tell Michael that they have found Scylla, the company’s black book and that with it they can bring down the company. Whistler is killed by the company’s hit man and Scylla lost. The hit man seems to kills Gretchen and then Mahone’s family. Meanwhile Lincoln is attacked and kills a company agent before being arrested. We also learn that Sona burned down after a riot, allowing Sucre, Bellick and T-Bag to escape. T-Bag is left for dead in the Mexican desert by the men giving him a ride back to the States. Bellick and Sucre are arrested after visiting Sucre’s baby in hospital. Michael and Lincoln are released when Bruce Bennett pays their bail and they are reunited with Sarah. With everyone in custody Agent Self of homeland security offers them a deal. They will steal Scylla and bring down the company in exchange for their freedom. They board a plane heading to L.A. finds
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2 Breaking and Entering Self drops the dream team off at their new base in...
Self drops the dream team off at their new base in LA and introduces them to fellow con Roland who will provide technical expertise. They find the man Whistler gave the card to and plant to use Roland’s device to steal the information from it. They plant the device on the maid but she leaves it behind. They manage to break in and retrieve it but discover that it only contains one sixth of Scylla. Meanwhile Self goes to see a former company member, T-Bag cannibalises his Mexican friend and Wyatt locates Bruce Bennett to get the answers he needs.
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3 Shut Down Self is amazed to discover that Scylla is not one ...
Self is amazed to discover that Scylla is not one but six cards. He tells Michael he needs to find the next card holder within twenty four hours or they all go back to prison. Self’s boss tells him that his mission is being shut down. Michael and company head to Anaheim to steal emails from a server and track down other card holders. They do just as Self arrives to shut them down. Michael escapes and is able to film a meeting of the six card holders at a power plant. Lincoln discovers that the company killed Mahone’s son and offers to help him. Meanwhile T-bag lets himself into Cole Pfeiffer’s furnished apartment and tries to collect the commencement bonus which he has been awarded. And Wyatt kills Bruce Bennett once he discovers that Sara is in LA.
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4 Eagles and Angels The gang track down the next card holder at a char...
The gang track down the next card holder at a charity event. On the way they run into T-Bag who begins his job at GATE and receives messages from a man called Xing. Michael manages to successfully capture the Scylla data but Lincoln gets caught by a company security guard. Bellick saves him by stabbing the guard. Agent Self’s lead to Scylla’s location is murdered by the company. Wyatt tracks down Sara as she mourns Bruce’s death in a bar.
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5 Safe and Sound Don Self recognises one of the card holders as a c...
Don Self recognises one of the card holders as a colleague from the treasury. He visits him and discovers that he keeps his Scylla card in his safe. Self sneaks the gang into the building and Michael and Lincoln break into the back of the safe while Sucre and Bellick pretend to clean outside. Sara escapes from Wyatt (who was following her) and helps Mahone track him down. Sucre and Bellick canvass the office complex where they saw T-Bag. Trishanne sends them away and blackmails T-Bag. The man who killed Xing comes to see T-Bag and says he will kill him if he doesn’t produce Scylla in three days. Gretchen escapes from captivity and the General learns that Don Self has been investigating him.
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6 Blow Out At a racetrack the team are trying to capture the ...
At a racetrack the team are trying to capture the fourth card holder’s data. But the plan goes wrong and Mahone is arrested for assaulting a police officer. Self can’t get him out of jail and Michael initially decides to leave him there. But eventually Michael changes the plan and they break Mahone out of his arraignment and whisk him out of Wyatt’s clutches. Wyatt also has a word with Don Self about his interest in the General. Gretchen heads to her sisters place and we discover that her sister is raising Gretchen’s daughter as her own. Andrew Blauner finds major inconsistencies in T-Bag’s sales reports so T-Bag rushes out of GATE and is about to flee Whistler’s apartment when Gretchen arrives and knocks him down.
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7 Five The Hard Way Lincoln, Sara, Sucre and Roland head to Las Vegas ...
Lincoln, Sara, Sucre and Roland head to Las Vegas to track down the fifth card holder. Sara fails to get into his room but Sucre has more luck and is surprised when he meets Scuderi’s wife. On their way home Roland tries to get some money from a slot machine and his device is confiscated. Bellick, Mahone and Michael head to meet Trishanne who calls with information about T-Bag. Mahone escapes but T-Bag takes the others back to Whistler’s apartment. Michael realises that the bird book is a blue print for how to access Scylla. Gretchen kills Andrew Blauner to get him out of the way and T-Bag and Michael find a hatch in his closet. They head down it and Mahone helps Michael lock T-Bag up. But Gretchen is waiting outside to cut a deal with them. Meanwhile Self gets some protection from the General who had instructed Wyatt to kill him.
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8 The Price The team give Roland a severe dressing down for lo...
The team give Roland a severe dressing down for losing his device in Vegas. Lincoln suggests a hit and run to steal the General’s card but Roland tips off Wyatt and ruins the plan. Gretchen offers Sara the chance to whip her in order to make peace but Sara is only concerned with the name of the woman who helped her escaped. T-Bag and Trishanne cut a deal to make sure Gretchen gives them their cut of the money. Roland heads out to meet Wyatt who shoots him in both his knees before killing him. Michael had tracked him though and Mahone beats Wyatt down and they drag him away.
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9 Greatness Achieved Self records Wyatt talking and uses that to call t...
Self records Wyatt talking and uses that to call the General and tell him that Michael and company are dead. Mahone tortures Wyatt, makes him call his wife to apologise and then kills him. Gretchen goes to see the General who welcomes her home. Michael follows Whistler’s plans to a water pipeline beneath GATE. T-Bag slithers his way through questions from the police about Blauner’s disappearance. Bellick and Lincoln turn off the water supply. Michael struggles with head aches as he and Sucre smash through the pipe. Lincoln and Bellick manoeuvre another pipe through the gap but when the water flow begins again Bellick sacrifices his life to ensure the pipe is safely in place.
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10 The Legend The gang insist that Bellick be given proper buria...
The gang insist that Bellick be given proper burial and they all remember him in their own ways. Michael collapses and Sara takes him to hospital where they diagnose him with a brain tumour. Sucre steps on a land mine and Lincoln and Gretchen try to stop him from being blown up. T-Bag discovers that Trishanne is working with Self and gives a GATE sales pitch. Mahone heads off to find the man who designed the Scylla security system (David Baker).
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11 Quiet Riot Gretchen fails to get the sixth card from the Gene...
Gretchen fails to get the sixth card from the General, forcing Michael to adapt. T-Bag and Gretchen set up Self and Trishanne to get captured by Feng. Michael refuses to have surgery and leave the others to break in without him. He leads the silent charge into the Company headquarters where he puts his hands on Scylla, alerting the General to his presence.
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12 Selfless The General and his security are ambushed by Micha...
The General and his security are ambushed by Michael, Lincoln, Mahone and Sucre. Michael takes Scylla to the General’s office and waits. Self and Trishanne kill Feng and his men. Gretchen and T-Bag hold the GATE employees hostage after Mr White sees their guns. Trishanne returns and arrests T-Bag. Sara captures Lisa (who is the General’s daughter) in a bathroom and threatens to kill her if the General doesn’t let Michael escape. The General’s security forces follow Michael to the airport but he eludes them and gives Self Scylla. Self then kills Trishanne leaving Michael with nothing but blank paper instead of release papers.
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13 Deal or no Deal Self fakes his own murder and it takes a while for...
Self fakes his own murder and it takes a while for Michael to convince Homeland Security that Self has been playing them. Stanton and Senator Dallow are now looking at jail time for allowing Self to carry out this unauthorised operation. They decide to kill Michael instead but a Company agent is on hand to prevent that and Sucre then kills him. Self leaves T-Bag at Gretchen’s sister’s house while he and Gretchen go to find a buyer for Scylla. The General kills Scuderi in front of his employees to reassert his authority and sets about retrieving Scylla. Self discovers a piece of Scylla is missing and Michael had it all along.
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14 Just Business Self shoots tear gas into the warehouse in an atte...
Self shoots tear gas into the warehouse in an attempt to force Michael to give up the chip. But Lincoln catches him and drags him inside. Gretchen even things up and they all agree to sell Scylla together. Once gone Michael makes it clear he won’t sell Scylla and once Sucre tracks them to their motel, Michael plots to steal Scylla back. Michael retrieves Scylla from Self but then blacks out and Self steals it back. The Company agents arrive and take Michael away. Lincoln goes to see the General who offers to perform surgery on Michael in exchange for Scylla. Self kills the “Conduit” because he doesn’t want to share the profits with anyone. A bible salesman arrives at Rita’s house and T-Bag ties him up believing him to be a company agent. T-Bag eventually has a change of heart and lets Rita go. But the bible salesman was a Company agent and he knocks T-Bag out.
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15 Going Under Lincoln agrees to retrieve Scylla in exchange for ...
Lincoln agrees to retrieve Scylla in exchange for the Company operating on Michael. Sara stays with Michael as the Company use an advanced medical technique to remove the tumour. Michael has a vision of Charles Westmorland who tells him that perhaps not all is at is seems. When Michael wakes up he works out that Scylla is the Company’s plans for solar energy cells. Lincoln and Sucre catch Self and Gretchen trying to sell Scylla and the buyer manages to steal it and escape. Lincoln tells Michael that their mother also worked for the Company. Sucre leaves. Mahone escapes from Agent Wheeler thanks to Lang letting him go.
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16 The Sunshine State Michael is held at a country estate. A Company psy...
Michael is held at a country estate. A Company psychiatrist attempts to brainwash him into joining them and working with his mother. Michael manages to escape and is rescued by Sara (who was tipped off by Lisa). Lincoln leads the other criminals in a search for the Scylla buyer. T-Bag is reporting back to the General and Mahone finds them to help. Gretchen tries to double cross them all, changes her mind and kills the buyer. She is shot in the process and left for the police. It turns out Michael’s mother has bought Scylla.a
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17 The Mother Lode Michael and Sara hitch a ride to Florida and their...
Michael and Sara hitch a ride to Florida and their truck gets hijacked on the way. They kill the man sent to capture them before discovering who sent him. Lincoln and company follow the keys the took off the man who sold Scylla. One leads to a church in Little Havana, the other to a house owned by Christina Scofield. She leaves a picture of her and Lincoln which leads him to her true location. She says she will change the Company for good when she replaced the General in two days. At the church Mahones discovers a stash of weapons and ID badges set for two days time. Lincoln returns to try and talk to Christina so she orders him to be killed.
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18 Vs Sara is pregnant but doesn’t tell Michael. They ...
Sara is pregnant but doesn’t tell Michael. They follow the paper they found on their kidnapper and head to an airport in Fort Lauderdale to pick up a man named Vincent Sandinsky. Lincoln and company follow information they extract from the sniper and head to the Indian Embasssy. There Christina is trying to form a partnership with the Ambassador over Scylla. He agrees but Lincoln gets hold of Sandinsky’s details. They arrive at the airport in time to save Michael from Christina’s men and take Sandinsky. But Michael has his phone.
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19 S.O.B Krantz arrives and gives Lincoln one day to recove...
Krantz arrives and gives Lincoln one day to recover Scylla. He also reveals that T-Bag betrayed them. Self, Mahone and Lincoln follow clues they get from Sandinsky and end up chasing Downey to the energy conference. Michael captures Christina and she reveals that he and Lincoln aren’t really brothers. She tells Michael that Lincoln is looking in the wrong place for Scylla. As Michael rushes off to warn Lincoln, Christina escapes from Sarah. Banerjee is assassinated and Christina has framed her two sons.
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20 Cowboys and Indians Michael and Lincoln hide in the hotel as the polic...
Michael and Lincoln hide in the hotel as the police close in. Mahone warns Sarah to stay put. Self heads into the hotel to help but is found by another Homeland Security Agent who he has to kill. Michael plans an escape but he and Lincoln are rescued by Becker. Once back together Krantz orders the execution of Self’s wife to show everyone how serious he is. Self leaps into the marina after taking a bullet to the leg. Christina makes a deal to sell Scylla to India. Michael works out where she will withdraw money to confirm the transfer. Mahone, Michael and Lincoln hold up the bank and steal Scylla but Lincoln gets pinned down in the shootout with Christina’s security. T-Bag works out where Sarah is and Krantz threatens to kill her unless Michael brings him Scylla. Then Christina calls and shoots Lincoln in the rib cage, if she doesn’t get Scylla he will die.
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21 Rate of Exchange Michael and Mahone try to kill Christina but fail....
Michael and Mahone try to kill Christina but fail. Their next plan is for Mahone to go to her apparently betraying Michael and give her a fake Scylla that is really an explosive device. Meanwhile Michael agrees to meet the General. The General has no intention of making a fair exchange and sets T-Bag on Sarah. But Michael doesn’t go to the exchange, instead he breaks into the loft and rescues Sarah. In Chicago C-Note returns to tell Sucre that someone has offered him a deal: Scylla in return for all of their freedoms. The returning man of influence is Paul Kellerman. Finally two FBI agents interrogate Don Self who tries not to give himself away. Christina sends Downey to inject self with something nasty.
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22 Killing Your Number T-Bag manages to save himself when Sucre calls and...
T-Bag manages to save himself when Sucre calls and they set up a meeting. C-Note and Sucre torture T-Bag into telling them the General’s location. The General captures Michael, Lincoln and Sarah outside a hospital, Mahone was arrested inside. Back at the loft, the General threatens to kill Sofia unless he gets Scylla. Sucre and C-Note arrive to save the day and the General is arrested. Christina attacks Michael once more but is killed by Sarah. Michael hands Scylla over to Kellerman and the UN. The gang are all granted their freedom and they agree to send T-Bag back to prison. Krantz eventually gets sentenced to death. Kellerman becomes a Congressman.
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