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The Wire

  • 2008
  • Season 5
  • 10 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

The complete fifth and final season of the acclaimed crime drama series which follows drug and murder investigations 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 and punishment, are challenged at every turn. Episodes comprise: 'More With Less...

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Episode 10: - 30 -

Summary

In the last-ever episode of the Baltimore-set drama, Carcetti orders a cover-up after Daniels tells him that McNulty fabricated the serial killer story. Pearlman negotiates a deal with Levy, Haynes finds his concerns about Templeton falling on increasingly deaf ears, and Bubbles' life story appears in the paper. Marlo sells the connection to the Greeks back to the co-op and plans to become a legitimate businessman.

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Cast

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Det Jimmy McNultyDominic West
Det Shakima GreggsSonja Sohn
Col Cedric DanielsLance Reddick
Det William `Bunk' MorelandWendell Pierce
Mayor Thomas J CarcettiAidan Gillen
Rhonda PearlmanDeirdre Lovejoy
Maurice LevyMichael Kostroff
BubblesAndre Royo
Marlo StanfieldJamie Hector
Augustus `Gus' HaynesClark Johnson
Scott TempletonTom McCarthy
Det Ellis CarverSeth Gilliam

Crew

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DirectorClark Johnson
WriterDavid Simon

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