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Other Formats:  Sting 2-Disc Special Edition DVD
Sting Includes Digital Copy Blu-ray/DVD
Sting Collector's Series Blu-ray/DVD
Sting DVD

Release Date: 6/5/2012
Original Release: 1973
Format: DVD
Length: 130 minutes
Rating: PG (MPAA)
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 025192139970
Studio: Universal Studios Home Video

Directed by: George Roy Hill
Featuring: Arch Johnson, Avon Long, Brad Sullivan, Charles Dierkop, Charles Durning, Dana Elcar, Dimitra Arliss, Ed Bakey, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould, Jack Kehoe, James Sloyan, Joe Tornatore, John Quade, Larry D. Mann, Paul Newman, Ray Walston, Robert Earl Jones, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Sally Kirkland
Categories: Dramas, Classic, Organized Crime, Scams And Cons, Vengeance, Recommended, Nostalgic, Theatrical Release, Crime, Essential Cinema


Sting DVD Description
Hoping that box-office lighting might strike twice, George Roy Hill again joined forces with Paul Newman and Robert Redford, who star as con men Henry Gondorff and Johnny Hooker in THE STING. In the Chicago of the 1930s, Johnny's partner, Luther (Robert Earl Jones), is fatally wounded by a victim of one of their scams who turns out to be powerful syndicate boss Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw). Eager for revenge, Johnny takes a tip from his dying partner and seeks out mutual friend Gondorff, a consummate master of the long con. Gondorff rouses himself from his alcoholic inertia and agrees to help Johnny take down the despicable Lonnegan, conscripting an army of grifters ready to avenge their friend's death. The labyrinthine plot, which is stuffed with false leads, red herrings, and a double-cross-a-minute, involves a fake bookie joint, a very persistent FBI agent, a bunch of corrupt cops, and one shifty dame. An extremely entertaining film, the Oscar-winning film transcends the genre through the superb acting of the three leads, the keen attention to the re-creation of period detail, and a fiendishly intricate script that cons audiences completely. The wonderful score, which became immensely popular, featured Marvin Hamlisch's orchestral transcriptions of Scott Joplin's piano rags; the film led to a revival of interest in the composer. The film is one of the most entertaining films of the 1970s and lives up to its hype on repeat viewings.

DVD Features


Region 1
Note: The Art of the Sting - 3-part Documentary on the creation of the film featuring Interviews with Robert Redford, Paul Newman
Theatrical Trailer

Dual Layer
Widescreen -
1.85
Audio:
Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono - English, French
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
Subtitles - English, French, Spanish

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Awards
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Picture
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Director - George Roy Hill
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Original Screenplay - David S. Ward
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Costume Design - Edith Head
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Adapted or Musical Song/Score - Marvin Hamlisch
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Art Direction - Henry Bumstead
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Film Editing - William H. Reynolds
  • Winner, 1973 Academy Awards: Best Art Direction - Set Decoration - James Payne



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