Aroview: Making a masterfully gripping series out of its preposterous premise, this finds a wealthy architect (Miller) enfurl an elaborate plan to rescue his brother (Purcell) - falsely convicted for a political assassination - from death row.
Tattooing his body with the plans of the prison he has himself arrested and imprisoned, the better to carry bring the plot to fruition. Once on the inside however, he is frustrated by brutal and cunning prison guards and psychopathic inmates who want to piggyback on his scheme. Meanwhile, on the outside, lawyers and CIA operatives do battle over a conspiracy which reaches all the way to the top of American politics.
Season One: 22 episodes over six discs.
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4 stars (Very Good) A unique premise that will keep you guessing with every episode, PrisonBreak held enough promise on the 1st season alone to carry it through 4 (increasingly implausible and ultimately awful) seasons. Watch the 1st season and pretend that's where it ended~Tom H