Item Details

The Wire: The Complete First Season [videorecording]

Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.]
Format
Video; DVD
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.
Director
Brad Anderson
Performers
Dominic West, Lance Reddick, Sonja Sohn, Wendell Pierce, John Doman.
Release Date
2002
Run Time
780 min.
Language
English, Spanish or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles
Closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: Not rated
Notes
  • Videodisc release of programs originally broadcast on television in 2002.
  • Title from disc label and container.
  • Special features: 3 audio commentaries with creator/writer David Simon, writer George Pelicanos and director Clark Johnson; episodic previews and recaps.
Variant Title
Wire
Related Title
Wire (Television program)
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episode 1. The target
  • episode 2. The detail
  • episode 3. The buys
  • Disc 2. episode 4. Old cases
  • episode 5. The pager
  • Disc 3. episode 6. The wire
  • episode 7. One arrest
  • episode 8. Lessons
  • Disc 4. episode 9. Game day
  • episode 10. The cost
  • episode 11. The hunt
  • Disc 5. episode 12. Cleaning up
  • episode 13. Sentencing.
ISBN
0783127928
Credits
Cinematography, Uta Briesewitz ; editors, Allyson C. Johnson ... [et al.] ; original music, Kenneth Burgomaster.
Published
New York, NY : HBO Video, 2004.
Publisher no.
98873 HBO Video
Related Resources
Internet Movie Database Summary and Reviews
Description
5 videodiscs (ca. 780 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1; full screen presentation (4:3); Dolby Digital.
Technical Details
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