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The Resource The Wire, The complete first season, Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.], (DVD)

The Wire, The complete first season, Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.], (DVD)

Label
The Wire, The complete first season
Title
The Wire
Title part
The complete first season
Statement of responsibility
Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • 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, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Uta Briesewitz ; editors, Allyson C. Johnson ... [et al.] ; original music, Kenneth Burgomaster
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Dominic West, Lance Reddick, Sonja Sohn, Wendell Pierce, John Doman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
  • 1945-
  • 1959-
  • 1960-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kostroff-Noble, Nina
  • Alvarez, Rafael
  • Anderson, Brad
  • West, Dominic
  • Reddick, Lance
  • Sohn, Sonja
  • Pierce, Wendell
  • Doman, John
  • Briesewitz, Uta
  • Johnson, Allyson C.
  • Burgomaster, Kenneth
  • Simon, David
  • Pelecanos, George P
  • Johnson, Clark
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
780
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Narcotics
  • Murder
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVD videodisc
Technique
live action
Label
The Wire, The complete first season, Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.], (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2002
  • Special features: 3 audio commentaries with creator/writer David Simon, writer George Pelicanos and director Clark Johnson; episodic previews and recaps
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 775 min.)
Isbn
9780783127927
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359887321
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
98873
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm55771853
  • (OCoLC)55771853
  • 655912
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen presentation (4:3); Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Wire, The complete first season, Home Box Office ; produced by Nina Kostroff-Noble ; written by Rafael Alvarez ... [et al.] ; directed by Brad Anderson ... [et al.], (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2002
  • Special features: 3 audio commentaries with creator/writer David Simon, writer George Pelicanos and director Clark Johnson; episodic previews and recaps
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 775 min.)
Isbn
9780783127927
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359887321
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
98873
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm55771853
  • (OCoLC)55771853
  • 655912
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen presentation (4:3); Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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