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The Resource The wire, The complete fifth season, Home Box Office, Inc. ; [presented by] HBO Entertainment ; created by David Simon

The wire, The complete fifth season, Home Box Office, Inc. ; [presented by] HBO Entertainment ; created by David Simon

Label
The wire, The complete fifth season
Title
The wire
Title number
The complete fifth season
Statement of responsibility
Home Box Office, Inc. ; [presented by] HBO Entertainment ; created by David Simon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A look at the drug scene in Baltimore through the eyes of the dealers, cops, and users
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Wire (Television program)
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Rating: TV-MA
Language note
English (5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1969-
  • 1992-
  • 1945-
  • 1968-
  • 1954-
  • 1976-
  • 1962-
  • 1966-
  • 1975-
  • 1989-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simon, David
  • West, Dominic
  • Akinnagbe, Gbenga
  • Cathey, Reg E
  • Crawford, Jermaine
  • Doman, John
  • Gillen, Aidan
  • Gilliam, Seth
  • Hector, Jamie
  • Huff, Neal
  • Johnson, Clark
  • Kostroff, Michael
  • Lombardozzi, Domenick
  • Lovejoy, Deirdre
  • McCarthy, Tom
  • Paress, Michelle
  • Peters, Clarke
  • Pierce, Wendell
  • Reddick, Lance
  • Parker Robinson, Corey
  • Royo, Andre
  • Sohn, Sonja
  • Whitlock, Isiah
  • Wilds, Tristan
  • Williams, Michael Kenneth
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • HBO Entertainment (Firm)
  • HBO Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
630
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  • Drug traffic
  • Police
  • Undercover operations
  • Criminal investigation
  • Journalists
  • Inner cities
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The wire, The complete fifth season, Home Box Office, Inc. ; [presented by] HBO Entertainment ; created by David Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on HBO in 2008
  • Special 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (teleplay by William F. Zorzi ; story by David Simon & William F. Zorzi ; directed by Ernest Dickerson)
  • Episode 3:
  • Not for attribution
  • (teleplay by Chris Collins ; story by David Simon & Chris Collins ; directed by Joy Kecken & Scott Kecken)
  • Disc two:
  • Episode 4:
  • Transitions
  • (with optional audio commentary by Burns and Karen Thorson)
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Dan Attias)
  • Episode 5:
  • Disc one:
  • React quotes
  • (teleplay by David Mills ; story by David Simon & David Mills ; directed by Agnieszka Holland)
  • Episode 6:
  • The Dickensian aspect
  • (with optional audio commentary by George Pelecanos and Mann)
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Seith Mann) --
  • Episode 1:
  • More with less
  • (with optional audio commentary by Chappelle and Wendell Pierce)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Joe Chappelle)
  • Episode 2:
  • Unconfirmed reports
  • (with optional audio commentary by Zorzi and Clark Johnson)
  • Episode 9:
  • Late editions
  • (teleplay by George Pelecanos ; story by David Simon & George Pelecanos ; directed by Joe Chappelle)
  • Disc four:
  • Episode 10:
  • -30-
  • (with optional audio commentary by Simon and Nina K. Noble)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Clark Johnson)
  • Disc three:
  • Episode 7:
  • Took
  • (with optional audio commentary by West and Kate Sanford)
  • (teleplay by Richard Price ; story by David Simon & Richard Price ; directed by Dominic West)
  • Episode 8:
  • Clarifications
  • (teleplay by Dennis Lehane ; story by David Simon & Dennis Lehane ; directed by Anthony Hemingway)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 630 min.)
Isbn
9781419867491
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929015368
  • 883929015368
  • 883929015368
  • 00883929015368
  • 883929015368
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10222315
Publisher number
  • 4000015751
  • 2000003741
  • 2000003742
  • 2000003743
  • 2000003744
  • 10222315
  • 1000038240
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226246701
  • (Sirsi) o226246701
  • (OCoLC)226246701
  • 560858
  • 560858
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wire, The complete fifth season, Home Box Office, Inc. ; [presented by] HBO Entertainment ; created by David Simon
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on HBO in 2008
  • Special 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (teleplay by William F. Zorzi ; story by David Simon & William F. Zorzi ; directed by Ernest Dickerson)
  • Episode 3:
  • Not for attribution
  • (teleplay by Chris Collins ; story by David Simon & Chris Collins ; directed by Joy Kecken & Scott Kecken)
  • Disc two:
  • Episode 4:
  • Transitions
  • (with optional audio commentary by Burns and Karen Thorson)
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Dan Attias)
  • Episode 5:
  • Disc one:
  • React quotes
  • (teleplay by David Mills ; story by David Simon & David Mills ; directed by Agnieszka Holland)
  • Episode 6:
  • The Dickensian aspect
  • (with optional audio commentary by George Pelecanos and Mann)
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Seith Mann) --
  • Episode 1:
  • More with less
  • (with optional audio commentary by Chappelle and Wendell Pierce)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Joe Chappelle)
  • Episode 2:
  • Unconfirmed reports
  • (with optional audio commentary by Zorzi and Clark Johnson)
  • Episode 9:
  • Late editions
  • (teleplay by George Pelecanos ; story by David Simon & George Pelecanos ; directed by Joe Chappelle)
  • Disc four:
  • Episode 10:
  • -30-
  • (with optional audio commentary by Simon and Nina K. Noble)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Clark Johnson)
  • Disc three:
  • Episode 7:
  • Took
  • (with optional audio commentary by West and Kate Sanford)
  • (teleplay by Richard Price ; story by David Simon & Richard Price ; directed by Dominic West)
  • Episode 8:
  • Clarifications
  • (teleplay by Dennis Lehane ; story by David Simon & Dennis Lehane ; directed by Anthony Hemingway)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 630 min.)
Isbn
9781419867491
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929015368
  • 883929015368
  • 883929015368
  • 00883929015368
  • 883929015368
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10222315
Publisher number
  • 4000015751
  • 2000003741
  • 2000003742
  • 2000003743
  • 2000003744
  • 10222315
  • 1000038240
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226246701
  • (Sirsi) o226246701
  • (OCoLC)226246701
  • 560858
  • 560858
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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