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Riots, Drills and the Devil (1) - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Westmoreland finds Link, Link's position changes instantly. (00:38:40)

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Riots, Drills and the Devil (1) - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: T-bag addresses the other prisoners with the rookie CO leaning over the railings. There is a strand of paper hanging off the rails in some shots but not others. (00:33:20)

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Riots, Drills and the Devil (1) - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: As Michael walks away from Sarah in the yard he has a massive sweat patch in the middle of his back. As he sits down this patch has gone. (00:11:10)

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English, Fitz or Percy - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: We see Pope looking at the folder named "Toledo." In one close up of a newspaper clipping, there is a "Certificate of live birth" underneath. In the next closeup this certificate has disappeared. (00:07:50)

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Cute Poison - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Nick leaves after speaking with Link he moves his briefcase to his left hand. Raises his right hand to point at Veronica and the case is back in his right hand. (00:38:10)

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Cute Poison - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: Haywire picks up the one picture on the bed with his right hand then it's suddenly in his left hand. (00:32:50)

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Cell Test - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When the soap phone is snapped in half it is a pair of white hands that snaps the phone. Sucre has tanned hands. (00:20:30)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: The way C-Note holds the Pugnac bottle changes between shots. His thumb goes from the side to the bottom of the bottle. (00:23:20)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Veronica pulls the pillow over her face, she's got her hands touching each other while gripping the pillow. Camera changes and her hands are apart. (00:12:00)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When talking to the lawyer, the way Veronica holds her bag changes between shots. (00:10:15)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: Michael starts to unscrew the bolt and it's not flush with the bar it's in. Camera shows a close up and it's flush. (00:07:40)

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Tonight - S1-E20

Continuity mistake: Abruzzi puts the bag of fertilizer in the wheelbarrow lying down, which then stands itself up. (00:21:10)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: T-bag's cell mate has a lolly stick and bolt in his hand. He then puts the stick in Michael's pocket and the bolt has disappeared. (00:20:10)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: In the flashback, we see Veronica start to kiss Lincoln with her head off the pillow. Camera changes and her head is back on the pillow. (00:12:15)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Veronica is talking to the lawyer, his arm goes from outstretched to by his side. (00:10:25)

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Allen - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: Michael is seen writing 11121147 on the blueprints. The style, thickness and position of the numbers all change between shots. (00:07:40)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: As the camera zooms out at the very end, there is one a point where the camera jumps back several meters at once. When it does this, the people on the ground have changed places instantly. (00:41:20)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Burrows is seen in the chapel, the way his hands are cuffed changes when he stands up. Sat down his right hand is on top, stood up his left hand is on top. (00:17:10)

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Flight - S1-E22

Continuity mistake: When the VP opens her drink, the level of water keeps changing despite her not having a drink. (00:29:00)

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Flight - S1-E22

Continuity mistake: When Haywire is searching for the keys, all the doors on the van shut 2 or 3 times. (00:11:20)

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And Then There Were 7 - S1-E11

Continuity mistake: When Quinn falls in the well, he falls through and subsequently destroys the well cover. At the end of the episode when the Secret Service boys show up, an undamaged cover is lying next to the well, which Kellerman uses to cover it up. (00:29:30 - 00:38:30)

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Trivia: The show was filmed in an actual prison (now unused) in Joliet. The death row cell used for Lincoln Burrows is the actual death row cell that held serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

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Question: I don't understand how Michael and Lincoln have different last names when they are brothers with the same parents, why aren't they both Burrows or both Scofield?

Answer: Michael took his mother's maiden name after his father deserted them.

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