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The sting

Author: George Roy HillDavid S WardRobert RedfordPaul NewmanRobert ShawAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, ©2005.
Series: Legacy series (Universal City, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special edView all editions and formats
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Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Gangster films
Caper films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Roy Hill; David S Ward; Robert Redford; Paul Newman; Robert Shaw; Charles Durning; Ray Walston; Eileen Brennan; Harold Gould; John Heffernan; Dana Elcar; Jack Kehoe; Dimitra Arliss; Robert Earl Jones; James Sloyan; Charles Dierkop; Robert Surtees; Henry Bumstead; William Reynolds; Edith Head; Scott Joplin; Marvin Hamlisch; Universal Pictures (Firm)
ISBN: 1417053879 9781417053872
OCLC Number: 60781309
Language Note: Disc 1 contains soundtracks in English (5.1 Dolby, DTS 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0 mono), French (Dolby digital 2.0 mono) and Spanish (Dolby digital 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish; closed-captioned. Disc 2 contains English soundtrack with optional subtitles in French.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
Disc 1 contains feature film. Disc 2 (61 min.) contains bonus features, including a documentary, The art of the sting; production notes; and theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Surtees ; art direction, Henry Bumstead ; editor, William Reynolds ; costumes by Edith Head ; music by, Scott Joplin ; music adapted by Marvin Hamlisch.
Cast: Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould, John Heffernan, Dana Elcar, Jack Kehoe, Dimitra Arliss, Robert Earl Jones, James Sloyan, Charles Dierkop.
Awards: Winner of 7 Academy Awards.
Winner of 7 Academy Awards: Best picture, best art direction, best costume design, best film editing, best music, best original screenplay.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; bonus features not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sd., color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; widescreen (1.85:1).
Contents: Disc 1. Feature film --
Disc 2. Bonus features.
Series Title: Legacy series (Universal City, Calif.)
Other Titles: Art of the sting.
Sting (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; [written] by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation.

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Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol.

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