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The Wire

  • 2004
  • Season 3
  • 12 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Season three of hit U.S. TV show THE WIRE sees Baltimore's police department struggling to crack down on a criminal drug racket that's sweeping the city. Episodes Comprise: 1. Time After Time 2. All Due Respect 3. Dead Soldiers 4. Amsterdam 5. Straight And True 6. Homecoming 7. Back Burners 8. Moral Midgetry 9. Slapstick 10. Reformation 11. Middle Ground 12. Mission Accomplished

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Episode 8: Moral Midgetry

Summary

The Major Case Unit tracks the buyer of disposable phones for the Barksdale organisation, while Brianna and McNulty sit down for a heart-to-heart about D'Angelo. Avon tries to ensnare Marlo in a trap, but his rival senses something is wrong. Some of the Western District officers express dissatisfaction over the tolerant zones, while a local deacon is horrified when Colvin gives him a tour of `Hamsterdam'.

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Cast

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Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
Lt Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
Maj Howard `Bunny' ColvinRobert Wisdom
Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
Brianna BarksdaleMichael Hyatt
Marlo StanfieldJamie Hector
The DeaconMelvin Williams

Crew

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DirectorAgnieszka Holland
WriterRichard Price

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  • Episode 8

    Moral Midgetry

    Summary

    The Major Case Unit tracks the buyer of disposable phones for the Barksdale organisation, while Brianna and McNulty sit down for a heart-to-heart about D'Angelo. Avon tries to ensnare Marlo in a trap, but his rival senses something is wrong. Some of the Western District officers express dissatisfaction over the tolerant zones, while a local deacon is horrified when Colvin gives him a tour of `Hamsterdam'.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
    Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
    Lt Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
    Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
    Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
    Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
    Maj Howard `Bunny' ColvinRobert Wisdom
    Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
    Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
    Brianna BarksdaleMichael Hyatt
    Marlo StanfieldJamie Hector
    The DeaconMelvin Williams

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorAgnieszka Holland
    WriterRichard Price

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