The wire. The complete fifth season


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[New York, N.Y.] : HBO Video, c2008.
Physical Desc
4 videodiscs (ca. 630 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Contains all 10 episodes from the fifth season.
General Note
Originally broadcast on HBO in 2008.
General Note
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.
General Note
Title from container.
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.
A look at the drug scene in Baltimore through the eyes of the dealers, cops, and users.
Target Audience
Rating: TV-MA.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
These DVDs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
English (5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Akinnagbe, G., Cathey, R. E., Crawford, J., Doman, J., Gillen, A., Gilliam, S., Hector, J., Huff, N., Johnson, C., Kostroff, M., Lombardozzi, D., Lovejoy, D., McCarthy, T., Paress, M., Peters, C., Pierce, W., Reddick, L., Robinson, C. P., Royo, A., Simon, D., Sohn, S., West, D., Whitlock, I., Wilds, T., & Williams, M. K. (2008). The wire . HBO Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gbenga. Akinnagbe et al.. 2008. The Wire. HBO Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gbenga. Akinnagbe et al.. The Wire HBO Video, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Akinnagbe, Gbenga., et al. The Wire HBO Video, 2008.

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