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The Wire

🚀 The show in 3 Sentences

This show is not a typical cop show. The Wire examines the war on drugs and its horrific consequences. It is also about people and institutions and how they relate to each other.

🎨 Impressions

The Wire demands and rewards your attention. There are no bad guys or good guys, everyone has their own agenda and framework.

Most important scenes


  • They used to make steel there, no? -  Spiros Vondas
  • All in the game
  • A lie ain't a side of a story, its just a lie.

All the quotes from the wire, displayed in each episode, are gold: here is the link to the quotes or epigraphs.

Who Should Watch It?

EVERYONE. This is probably the best series made.