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The Resource The wire, Season 1, The complete series, producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office, (videorecording)

The wire, Season 1, The complete series, producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office, (videorecording)

Label
The wire, Season 1, The complete series
Title
The wire
Title number
Season 1
Title part
The complete series
Statement of responsibility
producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office
Title variation
Wire
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Creator
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
WIVLS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Wire (Television program)
Credits note
Story by David Simon and Edward Burns ; 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)
Date time place
Filmed on location in Baltimore, Md
Dewey number
791.45/72
Language note
  • In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English, French or 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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1968-
  • 1954-
  • 1969-
  • 1945-
  • 1969-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kostroff-Noble, Nina
  • Simon, David
  • Pelecanos, George P
  • Burns, Edward
  • Johnson, Clark
  • West, Dominic
  • Doman, John
  • Elba, Idris
  • Faison, Frankie
  • Gilliard, Larry
  • Harris, Wood
  • Lovejoy, Deirdre
  • Pierce, Wendell
  • Reddick, Lance
  • Royo, Andre
  • Sohn, Sonja
  • Briesewitz, Uta
  • Blown Deadline Productions (Firm)
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
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  • Drug traffic
  • Police
  • Homicide investigation
  • Undercover operations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The wire, Season 1, The complete series, producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100053212
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container, episode titles from disc menus
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program The wire in 2002
  • Special features: 3 audio commentaries with creator/writer David Simon, writer George P. Pelecanos, and director Clark Johnson; episodic previews and recaps
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. The target (with optional audio commentary by Simon) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson -- The detail (with optional audio commentary by Johnson) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson -- The buys / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Peter Medak -- disc 2. Old cases / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clement Virgo -- The pager / teleplay by Ed Burns, directed by Clark Johnson -- disc 3. The wire / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Ed Bianchi -- One arrest / teleplay by Rafael Alvarez, directed by Joe Chappelle -- Lessons / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Gloria Muzio -- disc 4. Game day / teleplay by David H. Melnick, directed by Milcho Manchevski -- The cost / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Brad Anderson -- The hunt / teleplay by Joy Lusco, directed by Steve Shill -- disc 5. Cleaning up (with optional audio commentary by Simon & Pelecanos) / teleplay by George P. Pelecanos, directed by Clement Virgo -- Sentencing / written by David Simon & Ed Burns, directed by Tim Van Patten
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
5 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419869099
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929023196
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 4000016801
  • 4000016795
  • 4000004212
  • 4000004213
  • 4000004214
  • 4000004215
  • 4000004216
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn298819847
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 in English & Dolby digital 2.0 in English, French or Spanish
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wire, Season 1, The complete series, producer, Nina Kostroff Noble ; created by David Simon ; Blown Deadline Productions ; a presentation of Home Box Office, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100053212
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container, episode titles from disc menus
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program The wire in 2002
  • Special features: 3 audio commentaries with creator/writer David Simon, writer George P. Pelecanos, and director Clark Johnson; episodic previews and recaps
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. The target (with optional audio commentary by Simon) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson -- The detail (with optional audio commentary by Johnson) / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clark Johnson -- The buys / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Peter Medak -- disc 2. Old cases / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Clement Virgo -- The pager / teleplay by Ed Burns, directed by Clark Johnson -- disc 3. The wire / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Ed Bianchi -- One arrest / teleplay by Rafael Alvarez, directed by Joe Chappelle -- Lessons / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Gloria Muzio -- disc 4. Game day / teleplay by David H. Melnick, directed by Milcho Manchevski -- The cost / teleplay by David Simon, directed by Brad Anderson -- The hunt / teleplay by Joy Lusco, directed by Steve Shill -- disc 5. Cleaning up (with optional audio commentary by Simon & Pelecanos) / teleplay by George P. Pelecanos, directed by Clement Virgo -- Sentencing / written by David Simon & Ed Burns, directed by Tim Van Patten
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
5 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419869099
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929023196
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 4000016801
  • 4000016795
  • 4000004212
  • 4000004213
  • 4000004214
  • 4000004215
  • 4000004216
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn298819847
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 in English & Dolby digital 2.0 in English, French or Spanish
Video recording format
DVD

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