‘Prison’ Escapes Clich

FOX has kicked off the fall season among the major networks with a bang thanks to the suspenseful drama ‘Prison Break’ (Mondays, 9 p.m.). ‘Prison Break’ has a very interesting and unique premise which makes it seem more like movie material than TV show material. Michael Scofield (played by Wentworth Miller) gets himself thrown in prison so that he can rescue his brother Lincoln Burrows (played by Dominic Purcell), a death row inmate accused of killing the vice president’s brother.
However, to fully embrace the show, one must forgive the somewhat illogical aspects, because seriously, how lucky for Michael that he was sent to this particular prison