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The Resource The sting, Universal Pictures ; directed by George Roy Hill ; written by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips, (videorecording)

The sting, Universal Pictures ; directed by George Roy Hill ; written by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips, (videorecording)

Label
The sting
Title
The sting
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; directed by George Roy Hill ; written by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Awards note
Winner of seven Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Music Scoring.
Cataloging source
UNA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music adapted by Marvin Hamlisch ; piano rags by Scott Joplin
Intended audience
Rated: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English, French and Spanish language tracks ; Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Harold Gould, Eileen Brennan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2008
  • 1927-1978
  • 1921-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newman, Paul
  • Redford, Robert
  • Shaw, Robert
  • Ward, D. S
  • Hill, George Roy
  • Hamlisch, Marvin
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Swindlers and swindling
Technique
live action
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures ; directed by George Roy Hill ; written by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm50814559
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780783225876
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192016523
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20165
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 659576
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) ; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures ; directed by George Roy Hill ; written by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm50814559
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780783225876
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192016523
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20165
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 659576
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) ; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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