The Wire : The Complete First Season (DVD)
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In West Baltimore, the narcotics and homicide divisions begrudgingly launch a sprawling investigation at the insistence of a frustrated judge.
Led by Lt. Daniels, the half-hearted detail focuses on Avon Barksdale and his partner, Stringer Bell, the two men behind a drug operation that reigns in the high-rises. Barksdale and Bell are also responsible for a string of murders raps they always manage to beat. Despite resistance from up high, the Barksdale investigation will culminate in a complex series of dangerous wiretaps and surveillance.
Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, the series captures a universe of subterfuge and surveillance, where easy distinctions between good and evil, and crime and punishment, are challenged at every turn.
- Dominic West; John Doman; Marsha Warfield; Frankie R. Faison; Larry Gilliard; Jr.; Wood Harris; Sonja Sohn
- Region code:
- Region 2
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- Audio tack language:
- DOLBY DIGITAL SURROUND 5.1 - English, DOLBY DIGITAL SURROUND 5.1 - French
- Subtitle language:
- Dutch, English, French, Portuguese, Romanian, Norwegian, Swedish, Arabic, Hebrew, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian
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- Aspect ratio:
- Original Aspect Ratio - 1.33:1
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