The Wire: Season 4, Episode 5

Alliances (8 Oct. 2006)

TV Episode  -   -  Crime | Drama | Thriller
8.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.6/10 from 598 users  
Reviews: write review | 4 critic

The ensuing negative attention turns Royce against Burrell, who takes the heat while Rawls comes to the rescue. At school, Prez's reward/punishment program meets with mixed results, and ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (teleplay), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 447 titles
created 02 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 244 titles
created 28 Jan 2012
 
a list of 964 titles
created 7 months ago
 
list image
a list of 13 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Alliances" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Alliances (08 Oct 2006)

Alliances (08 Oct 2006) on IMDb 8.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Wire.
« Previous Episode | 42 of 60 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jim True-Frost ...
...
...
Domenick Lombardozzi ...
...
Edit

Storyline

The ensuing negative attention turns Royce against Burrell, who takes the heat while Rawls comes to the rescue. At school, Prez's reward/punishment program meets with mixed results, and Colvin looks to restore order by separating disruptive "corner" kids from more attentive "stoop" ones. Chris tries to enlist Michael into Marlo's ranks, spooking Randy along the way. Dukie debunks Randy's "special dead" theory. Written by WyattJones

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

wiretapping

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 October 2006 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Mayor Clarence V. Royce: I admit I've made some mistakes, Burrell being one of the biggest. But he's got a job for about 10 more days. After the primary, he's gone believe me. And that last stunt - pulling a detective.
State Delegate Odell Watkins: What'd you expect?
Mayor Clarence V. Royce: Not that, huh-uh. Hey, I had nothing to do with that nonsense.
State Delegate Odell Watkins: Now that's a straight-up lie. I was at that damn meeting when you told him "Slow the case down.".
Mayor Clarence V. Royce: I didn't mean...
State Delegate Odell Watkins: Who the hell knows what you mean anymore Clarence? Look at this.
[hands Clarence two campaign flyers]
State Delegate Odell Watkins: Look at...
[...]
See more »

Soundtracks

New Millennium
Performed by Vybz Kartel feat. Wayne Marshall
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
In your own words... rolypolyoly176
Season 2 amongst fans. yankeepinstripes2005
So to me breaking bad is the epitome of tv greatness brabbns-393-177038
Anyone else ever feel like Gillen was miscast? JavaCoder
All time best shows? averywetfrog
Who was the most despicable female in your opinion? mc6
Discuss Alliances (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page