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Oz. The complete first season [videorecording] / HBO Home Entertainment ; executive producer, Barry Levinson, Tom Fontana ; created by Tom Fontana ; Rysher Entertainment
Alternate (uniform) Title Oz (Television program). Season 1
Full screen version
[New York] : Home Box Office ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .O99 v.1    DUE 09-11-14 OFF CAMPUS
Subject(s) Prisons -- United States -- Drama
Prison wardens -- United States -- Drama
Prisoners -- United States -- Drama
Criminals -- Rehabilitation -- United States -- Drama
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 3 videodiscs (451 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD ; region 1; 4:3 full screen
Language English (5.1 and 2.0) and dubbed Spanish (stereo.) soundtracks. Closed-captioned in English
Cast Ernie Hudson, Terry Kinney, Harold Perrineau, Eamonn Walker, Kirk Acevedo, Edie Falco, Leon, Rita Moreno, Tony Musante, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Sean Whitesell, Dean Winters, B.D. Wong
Note Title and credits from container
Originally broadcast on HBO television during the 1997 season
Summary "Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison, or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over public retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully"--Box set
Incomplete Contents disc 1. The routine [videorecording] / directed by Darnell Martin; written by Tom Fontana -- Visits, conjugal and otherwise [videorecording] / directed by Nick Gomez, written by Tom Fontana -- God's chillin [videorecording] / directed by Jean de Segonzac, written by Tom Fontana -- disc 2. Capital P [videorecording] / directed by Darnell Martin, written by Tom Fontana -- Straight life [videorecording] / directed by Leslie Libman & Larry Williams, written by Tom Fontana -- To your health [videorecording] / directed by Alan Taylor, written by Tom Fontana -- disc 3. Plan B [videorecording] / directed by Darnell Martin, written by Tom Fontana -- A game of checkers [videorecording] / directed by Jean de Segonzac, written by Tom Fontana
Note Special features include: two audio commentaries by series creator Tom Fontana and star Lee Tergesen (Beecher) ; disc 3: deleted scenes with audio commentary by Tom Fontana ; music video from Oz soundtrack, "Behind the walls" by Kurupt featuring Nate Dogg ; a behind-the-scenes featurett
Not rated; for mature audiences. Includes adult language, violence, nudity and sexual content
Alternate Author Fontana, Tom, 1951-
Martin, Darnell
Gomez, Nick, 1963-
Segonzac, Jean de
Libman, Leslie
Williams, Larry, 1950-1999
Taylor, Alan, 1965-
Hudson, Ernie
Kinney, Terry
Perrineau, Harold
Walker, Eamonn
HBO Home Entertainment (Firm)
Rysher Entertainment
Home Box Office (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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