In chronicling a multi-generational family business dealing illegal drugs and the efforts of the Baltimore police to curb their trade, this series draws parallels between these organizations and the men and women on either side of the battle.
The Wire Season 5 (2008)
|5x01 More With Less |
McNulty and the detail continue to stake out Marlo and his crew. Recently promoted Sergeant Carver is met with complaints concerning unpaid overtime. Meanwhile, Haynes deals with cutbacks, ...
|Jan. 06, 2008|
|5x02 Unconfirmed Reports |
Freamon keeps a look out for Marlo, who is putting together a deal with Avon Barksdale. Davis goes to Burrell for help, but finds that the commissioner's hands are tied. Whiting puts ...
|Jan. 13, 2008|
|5x03 Not For Attribution |
Mayor Carcetti's police department plan is leaked. Marlo turns to Proposition Joe for help. Meanwhile, McNulty strikes up an unexpected ally -- Freamon.
|Jan. 20, 2008|
|5x04 Transitions |
Omar plots his revenge for his former associates murder now that he's returned from exile. Gus stresses the need for a city-court reporter, after missing out on a grand jury probe. ...
|Jan. 27, 2008|
|5x05 React Quotes |
While the crew awaits a showdown with Omar, Marlo celebrates a business deal. Meanwhile, at the Sun, McNulty and Freamon take advantage of a development regarding the murder of the ...
|Feb. 03, 2008|
|5x06 The Dickensian Aspect |
Marlo's crew goes on full alert after Omar's mysterious disappearance. Meanwhile, Carcetti concentrates on the plight of the homeless, while Bunk has an interview with a witness connected ...
|Feb. 10, 2008|
|5x07 Took |
After cooking up another scheme for the homeless case, McNulty and Lester become popular figures. Davis is set for his day in court by collecting the best legal assistance money can ...
|Feb. 17, 2008|
|5x08 Clarifications |
A shift in the police department sends Carver to a new location. Meanwhile, Carcetti is forced to put his political future in jeopardy, Haynes digs deeper into Templeton's work, and ...
|Feb. 24, 2008|
|5x09 Late Editions |
A promising lead makes Freamon's hard work worthwhile, although McNulty doesn't feel like a celebration.
|Mar. 02, 2008|
|5x10 -30- |
A damaging report by Pearlman and Daniels gets a reaction from Carcetti, while Haynes finds little support for his concerns about a reporters work from the bosses. Meanwhile, McNulty ...
|Mar. 09, 2008|
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