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The wire. The complete first season

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Spanish
French
Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 11 Libraries 11 of 25 copies
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Andrew Bayne Memorial Library Television Series TV Wire
Location  Andrew Bayne Memorial Library
 
Collection  Television Series
 
Call Number  TV Wire
 
 
Bethel Park Public Library Audio/Visual DVD WIRE
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Audio/Visual
 
Call Number  DVD WIRE
 
 
C.C. Mellor Memorial Library Audio Visual TV Wir #1455
Location  C.C. Mellor Memorial Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  TV Wir #1455
 
 
CLP - West End Audiovisual Collection DVD Wire
Location  CLP - West End
 
Collection  Audiovisual Collection
 
Call Number  DVD Wire
 
 
Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Audiovisual SVD-906a
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  SVD-906a
 
 
Carnegie Library of McKeesport AV DVD WIR
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  AV
 
Call Number  DVD WIR
 
 
Cooper-Siegel Community Library Audio Visual DVD WIR
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Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD WIR
 
 
Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg Audio Visual DVD WIR
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD WIR
 
 
Monroeville Public Library Video DVD Wir Season 1
Location  Monroeville Public Library
 
Collection  Video
 
Call Number  DVD Wir Season 1
 
 
Plum Community Library Adult Video TV DVD WIR
Location  Plum Community Library
 
Collection  Adult Video
 
Call Number  TV DVD WIR
 
 
Western Allegheny Community Library Audiovisual DVD WIRE SEASON ONE
Location  Western Allegheny Community Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  DVD WIRE SEASON ONE
 
 
 
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Summary
This unvarnished, highly realistic series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn.
Contents
The target / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson
The detail / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson
The buys / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Peter Medak
Old cases / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clement Virgo
The pager / teleplay by Ed Burns ; directed by Clark Johnson
The wire / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Ed Bianchi
One arrest / teleplay by Rafael Alvarez ; directed by Joe Chappelle
Lessons / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Gloria Muzio
Game day / teleplay by David H. Melnick & Shamit Choksey ; directed by Milcho Manchevski
The cost / teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Brad Anderson
The hunt / teleplay by Joy Lusco ; directed by Steve Shill
Cleaning up / teleplay by George P. Pelecanos ; directed by Clement Virgo
Sentencing / written by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Tim Van Patten.

Additional Information
Subjects Drug traffic -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Police -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Homicide investigation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Undercover operations -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Drama.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Television cop shows.
Television crime shows.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York] :HBO Video,2004
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Wire, season 1
Contributors Kostroff-Noble, Nina, producer.
Simon, David, 1960- screenwriter.
Burns, Edward, 1946- screenwriter.
West, Dominic, 1969- actor.
Doman, John, 1945- actor.
Elba, Idris, actor.
Faison, Frankie, actor.
Gilliard, Larry, actor.
Harris, Wood, 1969- actor.
Lovejoy, Deirdre, 1962- actor.
Pierce, Wendell, actor.
Reddick, Lance, actor.
Royo, Andre, actor.
Sohn, Sonja, actor.
Johnson, Clark, 1954- director.
Medak, Peter, director.
Virgo, Clement, director.
Bianchi, Ed, director.
Alvarez, Rafael, 1958- screenwriter.
Chappelle, Joe, director.
Muzio, Gloria, director.
Melnick, David H., screenwriter.
Choksey, Shamit, screenwriter.
Manchevski, Milcho, director.
Anderson, Brad, 1964- director.
Lusco, Joy, screenwriter.
Shill, Steve, director.
Pelecanos, George P., screenwriter.
Van Patten, Timothy, 1959- director.
Home Box Office (Firm), production company, broadcaster.
HBO Video (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Dominic West, John Doman, Idris Elba, Frankie R. Faison, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Wood Harris, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Andre Royo, Sonja Sohn.
Audience TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-MA.
Language English
Spanish
French
In English, French, or Spanish; with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television in 2002.
Special features: Episode 1 (The target) commentary by writer/creator David Simon; episode 2 (The detail) commentary by director Clark Johnson; episode 12 (Cleaning up) commentary by creator David Simon & writer George P. Pelecanos.
System Details DVD; region 1; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English) and 2.0 (English, French, Spanish).
Description 5 videodiscs (775 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9780783127927
0783127928
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