Breakout Kings Review: "Pilot"

It takes a con to catch a con. That’s the premise of A&E’s new drama Breakout Kings and it’s filled with characters looking for a second chance.

Coming from the producers of Prison Break, I was expecting more seriousness from Breakout Kings. Delightfully, what I found in the "Pilot" was a catch the con of the week procedural that laced its story with quick dialogue and edgy humor. 

In a nutshell, the U.S. Marshals offer a deal to some of their most difficult to catch fugitives. If they help them catch fugitives on the run, they will get moved to a minimum security prison and get one month knocked off their time for each criminal caught. If they try to escape or step out of line, they’re sentences get doubled. Read More...


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