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The Resource The wire, The complete first season, [presented by] HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Home Box Office

The wire, The complete first season, [presented by] HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Home Box Office

Label
The wire, The complete first season
Title
The wire
Title number
The complete first season
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Home Box Office
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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, the series captures a universe where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Wire (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Uta Briesewitz ; editors, Geraldine Peroni, Thom Zimny, Kate Sanford
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television on HBO as individual episodes in 2002
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
TV-MA
Language note
English (5.1, 2.0), dubbed Spanish (2.0) or dubbed French (2.0) dialogue; optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Dominic West, John Doman, Idris Elba, Frankie R. Faison, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Wood Harris, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Andre Royo, Sonja Sohn, Clarke Peters
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  • 1960-
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  • Kostroff-Noble, Nina
  • Simon, David
  • West, Dominic
  • Doman, John
  • Elba, Idris
  • Faison, Frankie
  • Gilliard, Larry
  • Harris, Wood
  • Lovejoy, Deirdre
  • Pierce, Wendell
  • Reddick, Lance
  • Royo, Andre
  • Sohn, Sonja
  • Peters, Clarke
  • Briesewitz, Uta
  • Peroni, Geraldine
  • Zimny, Thom
  • Sanford, Kate
  • Johnson, Clark
  • Medak, Peter
  • Virgo, Clement
  • Burns, Edward
  • Bianchi, Ed
  • Chappelle, Joe
  • Muzio, Gloria
  • Choksey, Shamit
  • Manchevski, Milcho
  • Anderson, Brad
  • Lusco, Joy
  • Shill, Steve
  • Pelecanos, George P
  • Van Patten, Timothy
  • Blown Deadline Productions (Firm)
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
  • HBO Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
775
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  • Drug traffic
  • Police
  • Undercover operations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The wire, The complete first season, [presented by] HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Home Box Office
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from title frames
  • Contains all 13 episodes from the first season
  • Special features include: optional audio commentary for select episodes
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
  • The buys
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Peter Medak)
  • Disc 2.
  • Episode 4:
  • Old cases
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clement Virgo) ;
  • Episode 5:
  • The pager
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; directed by Clark Johnson)
  • Disc 3.
  • Disc 1.
  • Episode 6:
  • The wire
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Ed Bianchi) ;
  • Episode 7:
  • One arrest
  • (teleplay by Rafael Alvarez ; directed by Joe Chappelle) ;
  • Episode 8:
  • Lessons
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Gloria Muzio)
  • Disc 4.
  • Episode 1:
  • Episode 9:
  • Game day
  • (teleplay by David H. Melnick & Shamit Choksey ; directed by Milcho Manchevski) ;
  • Episode 10:
  • The cost
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Brad Anderson) ;
  • Episode 11:
  • The hunt
  • (teleplay by Joy Lusco ; directed by Steve Shill)
  • Disc 5.
  • The target
  • Episode 12:
  • Cleaning up
  • (teleplay by George P. Pelecanos ; directed by Clement Virgo) ;
  • Episode 13:
  • Sentencing
  • (written by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Tim Van Patten)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson) ;
  • episode 2:
  • The detail
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson) ;
  • Episode 3:
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 775 min.)
Isbn
9786315881220
Isbn Type
: DVD
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929466610
  • 026359887321
  • 883929357161
  • 883929466610
  • 00883929466610
  • 883929466610
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11640833
Publisher number
  • 98873
  • 4000016992
  • 4000043943
  • 11640833
  • 1000547243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55771853
  • (Sirsi) o55771853
  • (TMQ) o55771853
  • (OCoLC)ocm55771853
  • (Sirsi) o55771853
  • (TMQ) o55771853
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wire, The complete first season, [presented by] HBO Original Programming ; producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Home Box Office
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from title frames
  • Contains all 13 episodes from the first season
  • Special features include: optional audio commentary for select episodes
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
  • The buys
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Peter Medak)
  • Disc 2.
  • Episode 4:
  • Old cases
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clement Virgo) ;
  • Episode 5:
  • The pager
  • (teleplay by Ed Burns ; directed by Clark Johnson)
  • Disc 3.
  • Disc 1.
  • Episode 6:
  • The wire
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Ed Bianchi) ;
  • Episode 7:
  • One arrest
  • (teleplay by Rafael Alvarez ; directed by Joe Chappelle) ;
  • Episode 8:
  • Lessons
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Gloria Muzio)
  • Disc 4.
  • Episode 1:
  • Episode 9:
  • Game day
  • (teleplay by David H. Melnick & Shamit Choksey ; directed by Milcho Manchevski) ;
  • Episode 10:
  • The cost
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Brad Anderson) ;
  • Episode 11:
  • The hunt
  • (teleplay by Joy Lusco ; directed by Steve Shill)
  • Disc 5.
  • The target
  • Episode 12:
  • Cleaning up
  • (teleplay by George P. Pelecanos ; directed by Clement Virgo) ;
  • Episode 13:
  • Sentencing
  • (written by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Tim Van Patten)
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson) ;
  • episode 2:
  • The detail
  • (teleplay by David Simon ; directed by Clark Johnson) ;
  • Episode 3:
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 775 min.)
Isbn
9786315881220
Isbn Type
: DVD
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929466610
  • 026359887321
  • 883929357161
  • 883929466610
  • 00883929466610
  • 883929466610
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11640833
Publisher number
  • 98873
  • 4000016992
  • 4000043943
  • 11640833
  • 1000547243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55771853
  • (Sirsi) o55771853
  • (TMQ) o55771853
  • (OCoLC)ocm55771853
  • (Sirsi) o55771853
  • (TMQ) o55771853
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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