Old Cases
Episode 4 of 13 within Season One. Item 4 of 60 overall.
Production number 104.
Ed Burns - Story
David Simon - Story
David Simon - Teleplay
Clement Virgo - Director
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Herc and Carver continue their renegade ways. Avon Barksdale instructs Stinkum, Wee-Bey and Stringer to double the existing reward to anyone who eliminates Omar and his crew.

Detective Freamon discovers D'Angelo's pager number just when Greggs and McNulty figure out a cloned pager could be the advantage they need.

original airdate--June 23,2002

network: HBO

music--Opening theme--"Way Down in the Hole" by Tom Waits

  1. "Want a Little Sugar In My Bowl" by Nina Simone
  2. "I All Blues" by Miles Davis


Epigraph--"It's a thin line 'tween heaven and here".

Spoken by Bubbles to McNulty after McNulty returns Bubbles to the ghetto low-rises of Baltimore after being with McNulty in Baltimore's suburbia which Bubbles refers to as "Leave It to Beaver land."

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005 The Pager

regional titles

Oude gevallen
Old Cases
Vieilles armoires
Alten Fällen
Sean Cásanna
vecchi casi
Casos de edad