Oz (1997)

  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Creator: Tom Fontana
  • First Air Date: 1997-07-12
  • Last Air Date: 2003-02-23
  • Total Seasons: 6
  • Total Episodes: 56
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: Rysher Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: HBO
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The daily lives of prisoners in Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison where ingroups - Muslims, Latinos, Italians, Aryans - stick close to their mutual friends and terrorizes their mutual enemies.

  • Keywords: prison, experiment, dystopia, revenge, betrayal, thriller, racism, drugs, inmate, catholicism, aryan, prison life, abuse of power
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    Oz Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2002-03-19
    3 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1997-07-12
    8 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1998-07-11
    8 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1999-07-14
    8 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 2000-07-12
    16 Episodes

    Season 5

    First Air Date: 2002-01-06
    8 Episodes

    Season 6

    First Air Date: 2003-01-05
    8 Episodes

    Oz Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The Routine60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Visits, Conjugal and Otherwise60 min
    Season 1Episode 3God's Chillin'60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Capital P60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Straight Life60 min
    Season 1Episode 6To Your Health60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Plan B60 min
    Season 1Episode 8A Game of Checkers60 min
    Season 2Episode 1The Tip60 min
    Season 2Episode 2Ancient Tribes60 min
    Season 2Episode 3Great Men60 min
    Season 2Episode 4Losing Your Appeal60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Family Bizness60 min
    Season 2Episode 6Strange Bedfellows60 min
    Season 2Episode 7Animal Farm60 min
    Season 2Episode 8Escape from Oz60 min
    Season 3Episode 1The Truth and Nothing But...60 min
    Season 3Episode 2Napoleon's Boney Parts60 min
    Season 3Episode 3Legs60 min
    Season 3Episode 4Unnatural Disasters60 min
    Season 3Episode 5U.S. Male60 min
    Season 3Episode 6Cruel and Unusual Punishments60 min
    Season 3Episode 7Secret Identities60 min
    Season 3Episode 8Out o' Time60 min
    Season 4Episode 1A Cock and Balls Story60 min
    Season 4Episode 2Obituaries60 min
    Season 4Episode 3The Bill of Wrongs60 min
    Season 4Episode 4Works of Mercy60 min
    Season 4Episode 5Gray Matter60 min
    Season 4Episode 6A Word to the Wise60 min
    Season 4Episode 7A Town Without Pity60 min
    Season 4Episode 8You Bet Your Life60 min
    Season 4Episode 9Medium Rare60 min
    Season 4Episode 10Conversions60 min
    Season 4Episode 11Revenge is Sweet60 min
    Season 4Episode 12Cuts Like a Knife60 min
    Season 4Episode 13Blizzard of '0160 min
    Season 4Episode 14Orpheus Descending60 min
    Season 4Episode 15Even the Score60 min
    Season 4Episode 16Famous Last Words60 min
    Season 5Episode 1Visitation60 min
    Season 5Episode 2Laws of Gravity60 min
    Season 5Episode 3Dream a Little Dream of Me60 min
    Season 5Episode 4Next Stop: Valhalla60 min
    Season 5Episode 5Wheel of Fortune60 min
    Season 5Episode 6Variety60 min
    Season 5Episode 7Good Intentions60 min
    Season 5Episode 8Impotence60 min
    Season 6Episode 1Dead Man Talking60 min
    Season 6Episode 2See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Smell No Evil60 min
    Season 6Episode 3Sonata de Oz60 min
    Season 6Episode 4A Failure to Communicate60 min
    Season 6Episode 54 Giveness60 min
    Season 6Episode 6A Day in the Death...60 min
    Season 6Episode 7Junkyard Dawgs60 min
    Season 6Episode 8Exeunt Omnes60 min
    • Lee Tergesen

      as Tobias Beecher
    • Harold Perrineau

      as Augustus Hill
    • Dean Winters

      as Ryan O'Reily
    • Eamonn Walker

      as Kareem Saïd
    • Ernie Hudson

      as Leo Glynn
    • Terry Kinney

      as Tim McManus
    • Rita Moreno

      as Sister Peter Marie Reimondo
    • J.K. Simmons

      as Vernon Schillinger
    • Kirk Acevedo

      as Miguel Alvarez
    • Craig muMs Grant

      as Poet
    • BD Wong

      as Father Ray Mukada
    • Tom Mardirosian

      as Agamemnon Busmalis
    • Christopher Meloni

      as Chris Keller
    • Scott William Winters

      as Cyril O'Reily
    Production Jim Finnerty Executive Producer
    Production Irene Burns Producer
    Production Tom Fontana Executive Producer
    Production Barry Levinson Executive Producer