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|Genre/Form:||Detective and mystery television programs
Television cop shows
Television crime shows
Fiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television programs for the hearing impaired
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Nina Kostroff-Noble; David Simon; Edward Burns; Dominic West; John Doman; Idris Elba; Frankie Faison; Larry Gilliard; Wood Harris; Deirdre Lovejoy; Wendell Pierce; Lance Reddick; Andre Royo; Sonja Sohn; Uta Briesewitz; Geraldine Peroni; Thom Zimny; Kate Sanford; Clark Johnson; George P Pelecanos; Peter Medak; Clement Virgo; Ed Bianchi; Joe Chappelle; Gloria Muzio; Milcho Manchevski; Rafael Alvarez; David Melnick; Shamit Choksey; Brad Anderson; Joy Lusco; Steve Shill; Timothy Van Patten; HBO Original Programming,; Blown Deadline Productions (Firm),; Home Box Office (Firm),; HBO Home Entertainment (Firm),; Warner Home Video (Firm),
|Language Note:||In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Title from container.
Created by David Simon.
Originally produced as 13 episodes of the television program The wire in 2002.
Bonus features: audio commentaries with writer/creator David Simon, writer George P. Pelecanos, and director Clark Johnson.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Uta Briesewitz ; editors, Geraldine Peroni (episodes 1, 2, 5, 8, 11), Thom Zimny (episodes 3, 6, 9, 12), Kate Sanford (episodes 4, 7, 10, 13).|
|Cast:||Dominic West, John Doman, Idris Elba, Frankie R. Faison, Larry Gilliard Jr., Wood Harris, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Andre Royo, Sonja Sohn.|
|Event notes:||Filmed on location in Baltimore, Md.|
|Target Audience:||TV-MA; Canadian Home Video rating: 18A.|
|Description:||5 videodiscs (approximately 775 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 in English & Dolby digital 2.0 in English, French or Spanish.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. The target (62 min.) (with optional audio commentary by Simon) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson --
The detail (58 min.) (with optional audio commentary by Johnson) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson --
The buys (55 min.) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Peter Medak. Disc 2. Old cases (59 min.) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clement Virgo --
The pager (60 min.) / teleplay by Ed Burns, directed by Clark Johnson. Disc 3. The wire (59 min.) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Ed Bianchi --
One arrest (59 min.) / teleplay by Rafael Alvarez, directed by Joe Chappelle --
Lessons (56 min.) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Gloria Muzio. Disc 4. Game day (57 min.) / teleplay by David H. Melnick & Shamit Choksey, directed by Milcho Manchevski --
The cost (55 min.) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Brad Anderson --
The hunt (56 min.) / teleplay by Joy Lusco, directed by Steve Shill. Disc 5. Cleaning up (56 min.) (with optional audio commentary by Simon & Pelecanos) / teleplay by George P. Pelecanos, directed by Clement Virgo --
Sentencing (65 min.) / written by David Simon & Ed Burns, directed by Tim Van Patten.
|Other Titles:||Wire (Television program).
Wire, season one
Wire, the complete first season
Wire (Television program)
|Responsibility:||HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; story by David Simon & Edward Burns ; Writer/creator, David Simon ; writer, George P. Plelcanos ; director, Clark Johnson ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office.|
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.
Retrieving notes about this item
- Drug traffic -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
- Police -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
- Homicide investigation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
- Undercover operations -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
- Baltimore (Md.) -- Drama.
- Drug traffic.
- Homicide investigation.
- Television series.
- Undercover operations.
- Maryland -- Baltimore.
- United States.