Prison Break

Prison Break (2005)

67 mistakes in season 3

(13 votes)

Under & Out - S3-E11

Plot hole: Gretchen, Lincoln, and Sophia were able to visit Scofield and Whistler in Sona without Gretchen being recognized. She was taken in for questioning in episode 9, but she managed to escape and kill General Zavala and one other guard. The other guards knew that she was the one who killed Zavala but she was still able to sign in for visitation.

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Fire/Water - S3-E2

Continuity mistake: When Scofield has water poured in to his glass the water level isn't even a quarter full, however, when it cuts back the glass is half full. (00:02:00)

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Bang and Burn - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: In the shot where Scofield and Whistler are clinging to the wire from the helicopter, one of the bad guys gets shot and falls out of the helicopter. He falls past the wire, but they're not hanging off it. (00:38:35)

Michael Bo Kjeldsen
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Photo Finish - S3-E6

Visible crew/equipment: In the opening scene, a cameraman is visible behind Tracy McGrady. (00:00:47)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Visible crew/equipment: After the bus driver has given Lincoln's description to the police, it cuts to Lincoln driving a car. The camera moves closely in to the car and you can see both the camera and a couple of crew members reflected in the window. (00:13:50)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Visible crew/equipment: S03-E12: When Lincoln gets on the boat, it cuts to a shot from behind him, and the camera's shadow is visible on his back. (00:27:10)

Mortug
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Under & Out - S3-E11

Revealing mistake: When Link is dabbing Sofia's burns its clear to see he's not actually making contact with her. Just making the motion. (00:26:10)

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Dirt Nap - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: Lechero regains command of the prison and dumps the bodies of the two guys off the ledge. His face goes from being clean to full of sand to clean in three short shots. (00:36:20)

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Interference - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: When the guard leaves he is still holding the rifle scope in his left hand but in the next shot Schofield picks up the rifle scope from the floor.

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Orientacion - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Lecharo's girl says "who would have thought it, a famous person in Sona." When she does her top buttons itself up. (00:15:25)

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Orientacion - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Sammy kills a prisoner at the start. The position of the dead man changes between camera angles. (00:02:35)

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Fire/Water - S3-E2

Continuity mistake: Michael's grip on the paper when he first shows Linc changes between shots. (00:15:20)

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The Art of the Deal - S3-E13

Visible crew/equipment: When McGrady's dad is told to get out of there, a camera shadow is seen to move over the guard's uniform. (00:14:20)

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The Art of the Deal - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Mahone is in the bar at the start, his hand is constantly changing from up at his mouth to down by his side. (00:09:50)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Audio problem: When Whistler steals the truck at the end, he states "Hey my truck" however the audio is a clear overdub. (00:38:15)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When shooting at the car, Link hits the driver's side window. This bullet hole then moves between shots. (00:32:20)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Revealing mistake: When they get on the boat you can see the outline of the wetsuit under Michael's shirt. (00:27:20)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: At the Buoy, McGrady's hair is constantly changing between shots. (00:21:40)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Revealing mistake: When running to the stash on the beach you can see tracks from previous takes. (00:15:30)

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Hell or High Water - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When Bellick is being choked, the guard's arm is constantly changing position around his neck. In some shots, Bellick's neck is in the guard's elbow joint, and in others it's halfway down the guard's forearm. (00:07:45)

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Michael Scofield: I thought your cousin was trying to move in on your girl.
Fernando Sucre: That's my other cousin but thanks for bringing that up, jackass.

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Trivia: Paul Adelstein, who plays Paul Kellerman, also guest starred in a season 4 episode of Law and Order SVU in which he played a character named Kellerman.

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Show generally

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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