Prison Break Five The Hard Way S04E07 (Fox)

Prison Break is an American serial drama television series that premiered on the Fox Broadcasting Company on August 29, 2005. The story revolves around a man named Lincoln Burrows who was sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit and his brother Michael Scofield’s elaborate plan to help him escape his death sentence.

Created by Paul Scheuring, the show is produced by Adelstein-Parouse Productions in association with Original Television and 20th Century Fox Television. The current executive producers are Paul Scheuring, Matt Olmstead, Kevin Hooks, Marty ,Brett Ratner.

The show is currently in its third season. The uniqueness of Prison Break is attributed to its serialized story structure, a similar format used by Lost and 24, and to its setting, as very few television series were primarily set and filmed in a prison. Its success and recognition as a prison drama revived interest in the genre following the success of Oz.

From the Wikipedia entry of Prison Break.

I’m a bit late, but the fourth season of Prison Break just started. Three shows have already been aired. I wondered how I would find these episodes. This episode was also pretty good. Even if you think that they wouldn’t really find a way to continue the narrative, it continues to be riveting. The crew is faced with multiple problems on a lot of different fronts. Will they be able to find a way through them?

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

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TBag wakes up tied to a chair. She tells him that he’s got 30 seconds to tell him something that she doesn’t know. He tells her that he knows about Scylla. Gretchen starts cutting with her jackknife.

They want to follow Scuderi, who’s going on a flight to Vegas. Self wants a word with Mahone. Mahone tells that he needs to take his game to Wyatt, and not stand back. The General says that killing a federal agent isn’t something easy to do.

The General says that if Scofield and Burrows are working with Self, they are in deep trouble. The General okays the hit on Self. Wyatt says that his fee just doubled.

The secretary at TBag’s office calls Bellick. She wants $2K. Linc takes Sara, Sucre, and Roland to Vegas. The other ones are handling TBag. Roland is an ass. He keeps screaming that he’s happy to go to Vegas.

The secretary was a trap. TBag is waiting for them there. He has Mike and Mahone tied up. Mahone gets away. He’s too smart for TBag and his one hand. They could have taken him easily if they wanted to. TBag wants Mike to help him with the bird book. This is a bit unbelievable. Mike had multiple opportunities of taking TBag out.

Self is busy trying to find info on Wyatt. He finds a file name the Comrie Book. Wyatt is getting ready to kill Self. Mahone tells Self that TBag has Mike, but he knows how to get him out. The others are in Vegas. As soon as they enter a casino, Roland is spotted by security and the eye in the sky.

Mike starts putting together a map puzzle. He asks TBag about the Gate Corporation. Gretchen is there. My guess is that the gun isn’t loaded. Gretchen wouldn’t give him a loaded gun. Gretchen spots Bellick’s ankle bracelet. She starts making a call. Mike says that the pages fit together. They make a blueprint. Gretchen calls TBag to another room by ringing his phone. She tells him about the ankle bracelets. She needs to know the names and serial numbers of those machines.

Linc says that their mother died of a brain aneurysm. She had the same nose bleeds as Mike. They know that Mike is putting his life in danger. They’ve found Scuderi.

Mahone goes into the apartment. He finds the detached ankle bracelets. He also finds a page and a clue left b Mike. He’s scrawled in Gate. Gretchen goes to TBag’s office. The blueprint is for the Company’s HQ where Scylla is located. He tells TBag that Scylla is the Company’s black book. The secretary tells Bellick that they were two. Gretchen has brought TBag’s supervisor in her trunk to the secretary’s apartment. She has the supervisor sign a resignation letter. Gretchen garrottes him. I wonder if she takes his head off. TBag takes Mike to his office. Mike takes off the carpet. He digs under a tile and finds trapdoor. Alex has followed them there. They lock him inside a room and leave him there. The room is inside the underbelly of the wall.

Wyatt arrives at Self’s place. He finds it empty. He cleared out. Wyatt calls the General. He wants Wyatt to notify their people in the LAPD. He can’t have gotten far. Self turns up at the General’s office. He drops off some files. Self says that he is investigating him. He tells him to lay off or others will be told. The General tries to bribe him to join the Company.

Roland sees that something is wrong. He sends an SMS to Linc. He made the device to cheat at casinos. It’s overloading. Scuderi is gay and Sara as a honeytrap doesn’t go far. They peg Sucre to go after him instead. Scuderi wants Sucre to screw his wife Alexa, who’s hot and blonde. They get the card.

Roland gets the device taken from him at the casino after he tried to play the slots like an ass. They leave without the device. TBag is screwed. He just gets what he deserves. Mike says that the underbelly leads to the building of the Company’s HQ. The General’s name is Grant. They need the last card and they are good to go.

Gretchen makes contact. Self hands Mike the phone. There is an envelope and a phone. The envelope contains another page of the bird book that they didn’t know existed.

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