1997 TV-MA 5 seasons


1997 TV-MA 5 seasons
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HBO's edgy series is set in Emerald City, an experimental unit of a maximum-security prison that focuses on prisoner rehabilitation. In this world, however, prisoners must choose cohorts carefully, because every gang has its friends -- and enemies. This intense, long-running drama from producers Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana features an enormous ensemble cast, including Ernie Hudson, Harold Perrineau, J.K. Simmons, Rita Moreno and Edie Falco.
Ernie Hudson, Harold Perrineau, Lee Tergesen, J.K. Simmons, Dean Winters, Terry Kinney, Rita Moreno, George Morfogen, Eamonn Walker, B.D. Wong, Kirk Acevedo, Tom Mardirosian, Philip Scozzarella, Scott William Winters, Lauren Vélez, Chuck Zito, Otto Sanchez, Christopher Meloni, Granville Adams, Carl DiMaggio, Robert Clohessy, Evan Seinfeld, Edie Falco, muMs da Schemer
  • SEASON  1
  • SEASON  2
  • SEASON  3
  • SEASON  4
  • SEASON  6

Summary of Season 1 (1997) - 3 discs

In the first season of HBO's edgy series, life at Oswald State Correctional Facility is examined as a whole new crop of prisoners pile in. The governor has reinstated capital punishment in the state, and the first Oz prisoner is scheduled to die. Also, family and friends visit, Ortoloni faces a certain fate, a cannibal enters the scene and all the while, Warden Glynn (Ernie Hudson) tries to control the land.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
TV-MA - This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17.

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