"The Wire" Episode Rating

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The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Target (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Baltimore Det. Jimmy McNulty finds himself in hot water with his superior Major William Rawls after a drug dealer... (59 mins.)
 
2.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Detail (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Lt. Daniels puts his team together but the extra help he's asked includes several less than stellar officers... (59 mins.)
 
3.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Buys (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
After two weeks on the job, the team still doesn't have a photo of their principal target, Avon Barksdale... (59 mins.)
 
4.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Old Cases (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Bodie walks out of detention pretending to be a janitor but Patty is recovering in hospital and is pleased... (59 mins.)
 
5.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Pager (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Avon Barksdale is becoming paranoid and thinks he's being watched. He's also worried his phone is being tapped... (59 mins.)
 
6.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Wire (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Avon takes care of Omar's man Brandon but Wallace, who saw Brandon in the arcade, isn't too comfortable when he sees what they've done to him... (59 mins.)
 
7.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: One Arrest (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Burrell reluctantly sides with Daniels in the disagreement with Rawls, giving the detail more time to make a case against Avon... (59 mins.)
 
8.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Lessons (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
McNulty uses his children to tail Stringer after a chance encounter in a local market, with one of them getting his license plate... (59 mins.)
 
9.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Game Day (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
D'Angelo speaks to Wallace, who tells him he wants to go back to school and get out of the Game. However... (59 mins.)
 
10.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Cost (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Avon, Stringer and Wee-Bey discuss how best to deal with Omar after the attempted hit on Avon, deciding to let him think they want peace... (59 mins.)
 
11.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Hunt (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
While Greggs' life hangs in the balance, the entire department attempts to hunt down Savino. When Wallace flips... (59 mins.)
 
12.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Cleaning Up (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Kima slowly recovers in hospital. Stringer changes operations in the pit and the towers, rendering the wiretaps and clones useless... (59 mins.)
 
13.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Sentencing (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The detail has enough information to arrest Avon and many of his people, but, with Wallace dead, they are unable to bring a charge against Stringer... (59 mins.)
 
14.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Ebb Tide (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Detective Jimmy McNulty finds the body of a woman floating in the water while carrying out his new assignment of Harbor Patrol... (59 mins.)
 
15.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Collateral Damage (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Major Valchek gets back at Sobotka for the church gift fiasco, and a feud begins. Avon Barksdale continues to run his empire from a prison cell... (59 mins.)
 
16.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Hot Shots (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Lt Cedric Daniels lets it be known he is going to leave the department. McNulty pursues the identity of the Jane Doe found floating in the harbor... (59 mins.)
 
17.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Hard Cases (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
McNulty goes on a self-assigned moral mission to identify his floater, but his old partner, Bunk, says... (59 mins.)
 
18.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Undertow (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Weak product in the pit has Bodie getting heat. Homicide detectives hand out grand jury summonses to stevedores involved in the homicide case... (59 mins.)
 
19.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: All Prologue (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Trying to let go of police work and return to his marriage, McNulty gives up on identifying his Jane Doe... (59 mins.)
 
20.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Backwash (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Greggs and Prez tap into the circuit of Russian prostitutes. With two sets of evidence, the detail goes... (59 mins.)
 
21.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Duck and Cover (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
McNulty goes on a drunken binge of legendary proportions. Fellow stevedores convince Ziggy to fight Maui... (59 mins.)
 
22.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Stray Rounds (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Bodie's disastrous sales efforts result in a tongue lashing from Stringer Bell. Ziggy pulls Johnny Fifty... (59 mins.)
 
23.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Storm Warnings (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The detail uses satellite technology to its advantage. Bodie is unhappy that Proposition Joe's people are selling on his turf... (59 mins.)
 
24.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Bad Dreams (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The detail makes a desperate move. Nick's deceit is in the open, as Sobotka is overwhelmed by bad news... (59 mins.)
 
25.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Port in a Storm (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The detail has a setback. Russell and Bunk revisit Philly, looking for evidence. Brother Mouzone talks with Stringer Bell regarding their agreement... (59 mins.)
 
26.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Time After Time (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After the notorious Franklin Terrace public housing towers are razed, the Barksdale drug crew searches for a new home on the streets of West Baltimore... (59 mins.)
 
27.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: All Due Respect (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Omar continues his bold strikes on the heavily guarded Barksdale stash houses. McNulty launches his... (59 mins.)
 
28.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Dead Soldiers (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The brutality at police headquarters continues over the perceived failure of department commanders to rein in the city's crime stats... (59 mins.)
 
29.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Hamsterdam (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Greggs and McNulty recruit Bubbles to gather street intelligence on the Barksdale gang. Cutty seeks... (59 mins.)
 
30.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Straight and True (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Johnny pressures Bubbles to stop snitching for the detail. Cutty lies to his grandmother about going straight... (59 mins.)
 
31.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Homecoming (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Major Colvin instructs his men to use brute force to get the message out to street dealers about his free zone... (59 mins.)
 
32.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Back Burners (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Daniels goes ballistic when the detail gets reassigned to the Western District. Stringer Bell learns... (59 mins.)
 
33.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Moral Midgetry (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Prez impresses the detail with what he's found out from Bodie's cell phone, information that sends McNulty and Greggs on a road trip... (59 mins.)
 
34.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Slapstick (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Responding to an officer's call for help, McNulty and Prez turn up the wrong alley with unanticipated results... (59 mins.)
 
35.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Reformation (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Brother Mouzone returns to Baltimore on a mission of revenge and casts a wide net in his search for Omar... (59 mins.)
 
36.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Middle Ground (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
The wire begins to yield information about the Barksdale organization. Stringer and Avon reminisce on how far they have come... (59 mins.)
 
37.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Mission Accomplished (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Avon readies his troops for a seemingly endless war against Marlo. The detail works towards the top... (59 mins.)
 
38.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Boys of Summer (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In the Season Four premiere, four boys from West Baltimore play out their summer vacation in the streets... (59 mins.)
 
39.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Soft Eyes (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Herc's soft-duty job with the mayor takes an unexpectedly hard turn. Despite the potential damage to her career, Pearlman provides Freamon and Sydnor with subpoena ammunition for their 'grizzly bear' hunt in City Hall. (59 mins.)
 
40.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Home Rooms (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
With his lead dwindling, Royce resorts to extreme measures to stall Carcetti's momentum. At Bodie's corner, Michael proves adept as a runner, with Bodie and Marlo taking notice. A re-up bodega is put under surveillance by Omar and Greggs. (59 mins.)
 
41.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Refugees (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
With Freamon and Greggs moved to Homicide, Herc and Dozerman join Marimow in the stripped-down Major Crimes Unit. Cutty gets a 'custodial' job at Tilghman School mopping up truants, but can't make headway in his efforts to mentor Michael. (59 mins.)
 
42.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Alliances (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The ensuing negative attention turns Royce against Burrell, who takes the heat while Rawls comes to the rescue... (59 mins.)
 
43.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Margin of Error (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
With Election Day approaching, the three mayoral candidates make last-minute appeals. Carcetti wrangles... (59 mins.)
 
44.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Unto Others (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
With a bounty on him, Omar calls in a favor to Bunk. The election over, Royce and Carcetti make peace and contemplate their futures. At school, Prez tricks his students into learning math. Finally, Greggs uses 'soft eyes' at a crime scene. (59 mins.)
 
45.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Corner Boys (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
To monitor the pulse on the street, Carcetti makes the rounds with members of the force. While Proposition Joe shows off his vocal range... (59 mins.)
 
46.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Know Your Place (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Poot returns to the corner after a stint in prison--and is welcomed back. Carcetti engages in a testy budget battle with City Council President Campbell, promotes Daniels, and hits a snag in his efforts to relieve Burrell of his duties. (59 mins.)
 
47.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Misgivings (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Acting on Clay Davis' advice, Burrell seeks to burnish his reputation by ordering the department to double their street arrests... (59 mins.)
 
48.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: A New Day (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
After flexing his muscles around the city, Carcetti faces his first dilemma when a group of ministers protests Herc's mistreatment of one of their own... (59 mins.)
 
49.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: That's Got His Own (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
On the trail of missing bodies, Freamon turns to a higher authority after being rebuked by Landsman... (59 mins.)
 
50.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Final Grades (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
In the Season Four finale, the bodies from the vacants pile up while Burrell offers his support to Daniels and admonishes Rawls for crossing him. A distraught Bubbles finds himself at his wit's end after his revenge plan backfires. (59 mins.)
 
51.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: More with Less (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Season Five premiere. As McNulty and the detail continue staking out Marlo's crew, recently promoted Sergeant Carver is welcomed by a cauldron of discontent from officers coping with unpaid overtime. (59 mins.)
 
52.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Unconfirmed Reports (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Although he tells Sydnor the Davis investigation could be a 'career case,' Freamon keeps a wary eye out for Marlo, who takes care of some unfinished business and strikes a business deal with Barksdale. (59 mins.)
 
53.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Not for Attribution (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Carcetti's master plan for the police department is leaked to the press, sending the brass into a panic. Marlo turns to Proposition Joe to help with an enviable problem. Whiting and Klebanow drop a bombshell on the newspaper staff. (59 mins.)
 
54.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Transitions (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Campbell tries to smooth out the transitions in the police department. The newspaper scrambles to confirm surprising news from City Hall, but lose out to the TV media in scooping a high-profile Grand Jury appearance. (59 mins.)
 
55.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: React Quotes (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Marlo forges an alliance with a drug connect, who shows him a new communications trick. McNulty's case gets increased attention from the newspaper, in large part thanks to the addition of Templeton to the reporting team. (59 mins.)
 
56.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: The Dickensian Aspect (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Mystified by Omar's disappearance, Marlo and Chris ramp up their efforts to locate their nemesis. After a sparsely attended waterfront ceremony... (59 mins.)
 
57.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Took (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An unexpected call puts Templeton back in the spotlight--and gets McNulty more attention than he expected. Bunk bucks at Landsman when ordered to help with the force's most recent red ball. (59 mins.)
 
58.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Clarifications (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Baltimore's renewed police commitment brings fresh recruits to Daniels and McNulty, starting with Carver. Facing a new political challenge, Carcetti is forced to make dangerous political deals. (59 mins.)
 
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The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Late Editions (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
With Steintorf ordering Rawls to initiate 'creative' remedies for the rising crime rate, Freamon's vigilance pays off with a promising lead, sending Sydnor and the department into overdrive. (59 mins.)
 
60.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
Episode: -30- (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Carcetti maps out a damage-control scenario with the police brass in the wake of a startling revelation from Pearlman and Daniels. Their choice: clean up the mess...or hide the dirt. (59 mins.)