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The sting

Author: George Roy HillTony BillJulia PhillipsMichael PhillipsPaul NewmanAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend.

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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Feature films
Gangster films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Roy Hill; Tony Bill; Julia Phillips; Michael Phillips; Paul Newman; Robert Redford; Robert Shaw; David S Ward; Universal Pictures (Firm); Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 9780783225876 0783225873
OCLC Number: 1054955136
Language Note: Dialogue in English, with optional Spanish and French soundtracks, and optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Dates vary: label, c2001; container, c1973, c2006; container sleeve, c1973, c2001, c2007.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Dolby digital sound; full frame, 1.33:1; single layer.
Credits: Music, Scott Joplin ; cinematography, Robert Surtees ; editing, William Reynolds.
Cast: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould, John Heffernan, Dana Elcar, Jack Kehoe, Robert Earl Jones, James Sloyan, Charles Dierkop.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1973: Best picture, Best art direction: Art direction: Henry Bumstead; Set decoration: James Payne; Best costume design: Edith Head; Best director: George Roy Hill; Best film editing: William Reynolds; Best music: (Scoring: original song score and adaptation or Scoring: adaptation): Adaptation score by Marvin Hamlisch; Best writing (Story and screenplay--based on factual material or material not previously published or produced): David S. Ward.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital monaural.
Other Titles: Sting (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Pictures ; writer, David S. Ward ; director, George Roy Hill ; producers, Tony Bill, Michael Phillips, Julia Phillips.


Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend.


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