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Uniform Title Wire (Television program)
Title The wire. The complete fifth season / HBO Entertainment presents ; created by David Simon.

Publication Info. [New York] : HBO Video, [2008]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD WIRE SEASON 5 DISC 1-4    Check Shelf
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD SERIES WIRE 5 DISC 1-4    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD SERIES WIRE DISC 1-4 c.2  Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD WIRE SEASON 5  DISC 1    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD WIRE SEASON 5  DISC 2    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD WIRE SEASON 5  DISC 3    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD WIRE SEASON 5  DISC 4    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  DVD SET WIRE DISC 1-4    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD WIR S5 DISC 1-4    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD WIRE 5 DISC 1-4    Check Shelf

Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 630 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Cast Dominic West, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Reg. E. Cathey, Jermaine Crawford, John Doman, Aidan Gillen, Seth Gilliam, Jamie Hector, Neal Huff, Clark Johnson, Michael Kostroff, Domenick Lombardozzi, Deirdre Lovejoy, Tom McCarthy, Michelle Paress, Clarke Peters, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Corey Parker Robinson, Andre Royo, Sonja Sohn, Isiah Whitlock, Tristan Wilds, Michael Kenneth Williams.
Note Originally broadcast on HBO television in 2008.
Audience Rating: TV-MA.
Summary 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.
Note Contains all 10 episodes from the fifth season.
Contents Disc 1. More with less ; Unconfirmed reports ; Not for attribution -- Disc 2. Transitions ; React quotes ; The Dickensian aspect -- Disc 3. Took ; Clarifications ; Late editions -- Disc 4. -30-.
Note Bonus features: Disc one: "More with less" audio commentary with director/co-executive producer Joe Chappelle and cast member Wendell Pierce; "Unconfirmed reports" audio commentary with writer/cast member William F. Zorzi and director/cast member Clark Johnson ; Disc two: "Transitions" audio commentary with writer/co-executive producer Ed Burns and producer Karen Thorson; "The Dickensian aspect" audio commentary with producer George Pelecanos and director Seith Mann ; Disc three: "Took" audio commentary with director/cast member Dominic West and editor Kate Sanford ; Disc four: "-30-" audio commentary with creator David Simon and executive producer Nina K. Noble; "'The wire' : the last word" : a documentary exploring the role of the media; "'The wire' odyssey" : a retrospective of the first four seasons.
Language English (5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0) dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Drug traffic -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Police -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Undercover operations -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Inner cities -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Television cop shows.
Television crime shows.
Television series.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Simon, David, 1960-
West, Dominic, 1969-
Akinnagbe, Gbenga.
Cathey, Reg E.
Crawford, Jermaine, 1992-
Doman, John, 1945-
Gillen, Aidan, 1968-
Gilliam, Seth.
Hector, Jamie.
Huff, Neal.
Johnson, Clark, 1954-
Kostroff, Michael.
Lombardozzi, Domenick, 1976-
Lovejoy, Deirdre, 1962-
McCarthy, Tom, 1966-
Paress, Michelle.
Peters, Clarke.
Pierce, Wendell.
Reddick, Lance.
Parker Robinson, Corey, 1975-
Royo, Andre.
Sohn, Sonja.
Whitlock, Isiah, Jr.
Wilds, Tristan, 1989-
Williams, Michael Kenneth.
Home Box Office (Firm)
HBO Entertainment (Firm)
HBO Video (Firm)
Added Title Wire. Season five
Wire. Season 5
ISBN 1419867490
Standard No. 883929015368
Music No. 4000015752 (2000003741--2000003744) HBO Video
2000003741 HBO Video
2000003742 HBO Video
2000003743 HBO Video
2000003744 HBO Video
4000015751 HBO Video
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