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The Wire ( 2002 ) > Season 1 > Episode 1

The Wire: "...when it's not your turn." - McNultyDuring the trial of D'Angelo Barksdale, a mid-level dealer accused of murder, the prosecution's star witness recants her testimony, resulting in a not guilty verdict. After the trial, Detective James "Jimmy" McNulty explains to Judge Phelan how he suspects the Barksdale crew for a slew of related murders. When the judge contacts McNulty's superiors about this revelation, McNulty is taken to task for his indiscretion. Meanwhile, D'Angelo is free to return to work, but he soon discovers that he's been demoted.

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Title: The Target
Air Date: June 02, 2002
Runtime: 60 mins
Genres: Crime Drama Thriller
Countries: USA
Actors: Aidan Gillen Andre Royo Chad Coleman Clarke Peters Deirdre Lovejoy Delaney Williams Domenick Lombardozzi Dominic West Frankie Faison Idris Elba Isiah Whitlock Jr Jamie Hector JD Williams Jim True-Frost John Doman Lance Reddick Michael K Williams Michael Kostroff Robert Wisdom Seth Gilliam Sonja Sohn Wendell Pierce Wood Harris

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Posted by halloween1 3 years ago
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Can't believe I put off watching this for so long. I have been looking for a show to replace Breaking Bad with and this is it. Very strong first episode 5/5

Posted by horeymiller 4 years, 8 months ago
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Truly an outstanding drama, I know I lived in Baltimore for 35 years

Posted by Billo86 4 years, 11 months ago
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seriously guys, if you havent watched this series. then you are in for a treat. Just give it 2-3 episodes to build up. It's worth it. One of the best series ever made. the cast is superb.

Posted by shereturns 5 years, 2 months ago
+3 | +4 / -1

I LOOOOOOOVE The Wire. It's one of the best shows of all time. Nothing can compare to The Wire

Posted by Goodx11x 1 year, 4 months ago
+2 | +2 / -0

i can already tell ima be watching this back 2 back.

Posted by checkmyfavslist 2 years, 4 months ago
+2 | +2 / -0

Definitely 1 of the best Crime series ever, stick with it and your be happy you did. Brilliant show. Added to my favs and my playlist. 5/5

Posted by kchief58 4 years, 4 months ago
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good show. well done

Posted by ILuvBrokenRibs 4 years, 7 months ago
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Masterpiece

Posted by Nexopia 4 months ago
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i love how many times they used the F word in this episode.

Posted by Dronuspk 1 year, 3 months ago
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Whelp, Game of Thrones is done for a bit, time to re-watch The Wire.

Posted by vision13 1 year, 9 months ago ( Edited 1 year, 9 months ago )
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it looks like this was definately the show that filled the slot for oz on hbo first episode and i see 3 people from oz already

Posted by iCica 3 years, 5 months ago
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I've always put off watching this show, it always seemed to be just... not like it would be any good. However, after watching the first episode, I really liked it. I started the show because I heard about "Snoop," the assassin/hitman character introduced in season 3.

Posted by UK_England 4 years ago
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Watching this for the first time. Has great reviews and has been recommended numerous times but always put it off. This has a quality feel to it. First episode is interesting and I look forward to the rest of the season.

Posted by lcmccree 4 years ago
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Does anyone have a working link or know where I can go to view this show?

Posted by Flashbang999 5 years, 4 months ago
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Version 4 has no picture ...only sound

Posted by CalamityJoe 5 years, 6 months ago
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the vidxden link has foreign subtitles

Posted by scaryeire 2 years, 11 months ago ( Edited 2 years, 11 months ago )
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One of the best crime/drama shows ever made. Up there whit, The Sopranos,Boardwalk Empire and Breaking Bad in that order.And Hey Who Can't love Bubbles? I've seen him in a few other roles but every time i see him i just think of Bub's and The Wire :) PS. if this is the only episode you have watched and you don't think you'll like it,or it's a bit slow, just stick whit it and KEEP ON WATCHING...

Posted by King_Of_Film 4 years, 2 months ago
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Lets give this one a try then, hopefully it lives up to it's reputation :)

Posted by MoogyLookinGoober 5 years, 1 month ago
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I was not too sure about this at the start of the episode, with the over use of swear words and every character seeming to be a tough guy type it was kinda off putting but as it went on it only got better and I will continue to watch on and see how it goes.

Posted by mlaw 6 years ago
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link is broken..

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