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The Wire

  • 2003
  • Season 2
  • 12 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

From David Simon, creator and co-writer of HBO's triple Emmy-winning mini-series 'The Corner', this unvarnished, highly realistic HBO series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, the series captures a universe of subterfuge and surveillance, where easy distinctions between good and evil, and crime...

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Episode 11: Bad Dreams

Summary

The detail makes a series of dawn raids on the targets of the investigation, but Nick evades capture. Sobotka is arrested when the FBI storms his office, and Valchek ensures the press is there to witness it. The union leader agrees to help the police in exchange for leniency for Nick and Ziggy, but Vondas asks him to a meeting with the Greek, who has also promised to help them. Stringer manipulates Omar into pursuing Brother Mouzone.

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Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
Lt Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
Det Lester FreamonClarke Peters
Off Beatrice `Beadie' RussellAmy Ryan
Maj Stan ValchekAl Brown
Frank SobotkaChris Bauer
Spiros `Vondas' VondopoulosPaul Ben-Victor
The GreekBill Raymond
Ziggy SobotkaJames Ransone
Nick SobotkaPablo Schreiber
Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
Omar LittleMichael K Williams
Preston `Bodie' BroadusJD Williams
Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
Joseph `Proposition Joe' StewartRobert F Chew
Brother MouzoneMichael Potts
Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
Det Thomas `Herc' HaukDomenick Lombardozzi
Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
Dep Comm Ervin H BurrellFrankie Faison
Maj William A RawlsJohn Doman
George `Double-G' GlekasTeddy Canez
Melvin `Cheese' WagstaffMethod Man
Agent Terrance `Fitz' FitzhughDoug Olear

Crew

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DirectorErnest Dickerson
WriterGeorge Pelecanos

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  • Episode 11

    Bad Dreams

    Summary

    The detail makes a series of dawn raids on the targets of the investigation, but Nick evades capture. Sobotka is arrested when the FBI storms his office, and Valchek ensures the press is there to witness it. The union leader agrees to help the police in exchange for leniency for Nick and Ziggy, but Vondas asks him to a meeting with the Greek, who has also promised to help them. Stringer manipulates Omar into pursuing Brother Mouzone.

    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 Lester FreamonClarke Peters
    Off Beatrice `Beadie' RussellAmy Ryan
    Maj Stan ValchekAl Brown
    Frank SobotkaChris Bauer
    Spiros `Vondas' VondopoulosPaul Ben-Victor
    The GreekBill Raymond
    Ziggy SobotkaJames Ransone
    Nick SobotkaPablo Schreiber
    Russell `Stringer' BellIdris Elba
    Omar LittleMichael K Williams
    Preston `Bodie' BroadusJD Williams
    Avon BarksdaleWood Harris
    Joseph `Proposition Joe' StewartRobert F Chew
    Brother MouzoneMichael Potts
    Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam
    Det Thomas `Herc' HaukDomenick Lombardozzi
    Det Roland `Prez' PryzbylewskiJim True-Frost
    Dep Comm Ervin H BurrellFrankie Faison
    Maj William A RawlsJohn Doman
    George `Double-G' GlekasTeddy Canez
    Melvin `Cheese' WagstaffMethod Man
    Agent Terrance `Fitz' FitzhughDoug Olear

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorErnest Dickerson
    WriterGeorge Pelecanos

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