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Uniform Title Wire (Television program). Season 1.
Title The wire. The complete first season [videorecording] / HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; story by David Simon & Edward Burns ; Sriter/creator, David Simon ; writer, George P. Plelcanos ; director, Clark Johnson ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2013]
Burbank, California : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2013]
1 hold on first copy returned of 3 copies


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    WIR-1    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    WIR-1    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    WIR-1    Staff Reported Missing
Edition Full screen.
Description 5 videodiscs (approximately 775 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
digital optical stereo Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Television program
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 in English & Dolby digital 2.0 in English, French or Spanish.
Language In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Note 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.
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.
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).
Event Filmed on location in Baltimore, Md.
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.
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.
Subject Drug traffic -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Police -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Homicide investigation -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Undercover operations -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Drama.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Television cop shows.
Television crime shows.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Kostroff-Noble, Nina, producer.
Simon, David, 1960- creator, screenwriter.
Burns, Edward, 1946- screenwriter.
West, Dominic, 1970- 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.
Briesewitz, Uta, cinematography.
Peroni, Geraldine, editor.
Zimny, Thom, editor.
Sanford, Kate, editor.
Johnson, Clark, 1954- director.
Pelecanos, George P., screenwriter.
Medak, Peter, director.
Virgo, Clement, director.
Bianchi, Ed, director.
Chappelle, Joe, director.
Muzio, Gloria, director.
Manchevski, Milcho, director.
Alvarez, Rafael, 1958- screenwriter.
Melnick, David, 1938- screenwriter.
Choksey, Shamit, screenwriter.
Anderson, Brad, 1964- director.
Lusco, Joy, screenwriter.
Shill, Steve, director.
Van Patten, Timothy, 1959- director.
HBO Original Programming, production company.
Blown Deadline Productions (Firm), production company.
Home Box Office (Firm), broadcaster.
HBO Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Note Title on disc menus: Wire, season one
Added Title Wire, the complete first season
Wire. The complete 1st season
Wire. Season 1
Wire (Television program)
Standard No. 883929357161
Music No. 3000052818 HBO Home Entertainment
4000043943 HBO Home Entertainment

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