The Wire (2002–2008)
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Daniels goes ballistic when the detail gets reassigned to the Western District. Stringer Bell learns from Donette that Brianna is thinking about talking to McNulty. Bunk receives a gift ... See full summary »

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(as Tim Van Patten)

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(created by), (teleplay by) (as Joy Lusco Kecken) | 2 more credits »
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Dep. Comm. for Operations William A. Rawls
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Russell 'Stringer' Bell
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Avon Barksdale
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Asst. State's Atty. Rhonda Pearlman
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Det. Lester Freamon
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Det. William 'Bunk' Moreland
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Lt. Cedric Daniels
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Reginald 'Bubbles' Cousins
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Storyline

Daniels goes ballistic when the detail gets reassigned to the Western District. Stringer Bell learns from Donette that Brianna is thinking about talking to McNulty. Bunk receives a gift wrapped surprise. A single cell phone allows Freamon to begin mapping out a communications network for the Barksdale organization. Marlo dispatches a drive-by on a Barksdale drug corner. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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TV-MA | See all certifications »
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7 November 2004 (USA)  »

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4:3
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Trivia

[All trivia items for this title are spoilers.] See more »

Goofs

After Snoop commits the drive by the window of a nearby car is shown to be intact but in subsequent shots the window is completely broken. See more »

Quotes

Det. Thomas 'Herc' Hauk: It's like one of those nature shows. You mess with the environment, some species get fucked out of their habitat.
Sgt. Ellis Carver: Did you just use the word "habitat" in a sentence?
Det. Thomas 'Herc' Hauk: I did.
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Crazy Credits

In memory of Geraldine Peroni; editor, colleague, friend. 1953-2004 See more »

Connections

References Shrek (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Way Down in the Hole
(uncredited)
Written by Tom Waits
Performed by the Neville Brothers
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