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A grim and graphically raw drama about life (and often death) in an experimental prison ward called Emerald City at the Oswald State Correctional Facility (nicknamed Oz). It was alternately praised and criticized for its profane language and extreme violen (more…)

Premiered: July 12, 1997

Rating: TV-MA

TV Guide Rating:(69 ratings)

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Exeunt Omnes Season 6, Episode 8 Feb 23, 2003 Subscription

[HBO] In the series finale, Oz is in upheaval after the return of Martin Querns. Meanwhile, Howell and Robson each receive troubling news and the O'Reilys try to make amends. Finally, the prison production of 'Macbeth' ends with a staggering final act.

Junkyard Dawgs Season 6, Episode 7 Feb 16, 2003 Subscription

[HBO] Three new inmates arrive at Oz, one of whom is particularly close to the O'Reily clan. Meanwhile, the Keller-Beecher-Schillinger triangle gets even more pointed, and an awards banquet ends in a fateful discovery.

A Day in the Death... Season 6, Episode 6 Feb 9, 2003 Subscription

[HBO] New inmate Idzik faces his enemies and requests a transfer. Meanwhile, the Loewen case grows increasingly complicated, the Muslims run into business trouble, and the inmate population comes together to support the O'Reilys.

4giveness Season 6, Episode 5 Feb 2, 2003 Subscription

[HBO] Everyone in Em City has a different opinion of the newest inmate, Idzik. Meanwhile, Alvarez receives some shocking news, Murphy makes a confession to Glynn, and Beecher finds himself in a perilous position as a result of his devotion to Keller.

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Sonata da Oz
Schillinger has a disappointing visit with Mayor Loewen. Glynn has to face the truth about the toxic-poisoning problem within Oz. Down in solitary, Of (more…)
Wheel of Fortune
10:58 — Robson stirs up problems between White and Said. Meanwhile, Pancamo's illness might save some work for his enemies, Schillinger makes a friendly but s (more…)
Obituaries
The African-American inmates point the finger at McManus for letting Em City get out of hand. After that and his recent erratic behavior, McManus gets (more…)
Visits, Conjugal and Otherwise
02:45 — With Schibetta and the prison brass in a race to uncover Ortolani's killer (for very different reasons), we see how inmates react to visits both from (more…)

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  • Premiered: July 12, 1997
  • Rating: TV-MA
  • Premise: A grim and graphically raw drama about life (and often death) in an experimental prison ward called Emerald City at the Oswald State Correctional Facility (nicknamed Oz). It was alternately praised and criticized for its profane language and extreme violen… (more)

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