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The Oprah Winfrey Show 

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Oprah Winfrey hosts a live audience talk-show with celebrity guests and discusses daily stories.
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Oprah Winfrey ...  Herself - Hostess / ... 725 episodes, 1986-2011
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Chicago-based daytime talk-show host Oprah Winfrey invites a guest panel to discuss a topic, in front of a studio audience. The topics are often controversial or sensational. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Online with Oprah

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 January 1986 (USA) See more »

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Oprah See more »

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Amarillo, Texas, USA See more »

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Mono

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Did You Know?

Trivia

"You go girl!" This was Oprah's catchphrase for the first ten years; she made it a national catchphrase. See more »

Quotes

Oprah: Never take a "no" from somebody who isn't in a position to give you a "yes" in the first place.
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Featured in Live from Studio Five: Episode #1.2 (2009) See more »

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An Original Show in an Era of Talk Show Trash
31 January 2002 | by merrywhetherSee all my reviews

Let's look at our talk show options: Jerry Springer, Riki Lake, and Jenny Jones. In an age were lover's quarrels and paternity tests are dominating daytime talk, Oprah Winfrey takes the high road by promoting books, self-help, and education. Granted, quite a few of the Oprah books are graphic and involve abuse, and sometimes her therapist of-the-month gets a bit too preachy. But Oprah generally wants to help society by presenting all sides of controversial issues and letting us decide. It is clear Oprah values liberty and freedom, and has done several shows on human rights abuses in other countries. I applaud her efforts. This show gets an 8 out of 10.


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