Originally Posted by Graviton
Eh it was too slow and boring for me, like a parody of a gritty dramatic crime series instead of a real one. Not as bad as Breaking Bad though.
From the HBO series I liked Oz the most, had more of a flavor and personality. Better humor, acting and entertainment value.
BB has some shaky writing but even then, it's better than Wire.
Shit, the acting on BB alone trumps anything on Wire, with ease.
Omar being the scariest character on Wire