Incarcerated on the regrettably well-known Death Row is Seth Gecko who, too happy to have escaped one night in the hellhole, is discussing his case with his lawyer, Bruce Kleinfeld. His petition for a pardon has been denied and the convict has just a few days left to live! The heliopter that flies in the monthly contingent of new inmates has just landed on the ship's deck.
Ryan Worden, the prison's governor, shouts a brief command. The 20 prisoners line up, standing at attention. "Nobody escapes from the Rising Sun," declares Worden.