The Wire

MA15+
The Wire charts the activities of a joint Homicide/Narcotics detail created to investigate a single drug-dealing operation in several apartment complexes.
MA15+
  • Drug
  • Language
  • Sex
  • Violence
MA15+ Mature Audience

Programs classified MA15+ are not suitable for viewers under the age of 15.

  • Drug
  • Language
  • Sex
  • Violence

Overview

Presto Rating 5
Critics 100%
Audience 94%

This unvarnished, highly realistic drama series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore – one that culminates in a complex series of dangerous wiretaps and surveillance. Told from the points of view of both the police and their targets, the series captures a universe where easy distinctions between good and evil, and crime and punishment, are challenged at every turn.

Mature Audience: Programs classified MA15+ are not suitable for viewers under the age of 15.
  • Drug
  • Language
  • Sex
  • Violence

Seasons

  • Season 1 (2002)
  • Season 2 (2003)
  • Season 3 (2004)
  • Season 4 (2006)
  • Season 5 (2008)
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Presto Review

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Credits

  • Joe Chappelle Director
  • Ernest R. Dickerson Director
  • Clark Johnson Director
  • Ed Bianchi Director
  • Steve Shill Director
  • Daniel Attias Director
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