• The Wire is ranked #6 All-Time with a 9.3 rating for a reason... because it's amazing! It absolutely lives up to all the hype and love it gets! If you look up any best show ever list you will find The Wire near the top of every single one. If you've never seen it do yourself a favor and go watch this phenomenal show right away and if you have seen it go watch it again because it's just that good!