All Movie Categories
$4 Brand-New DVD Blowout 3D Movies Action Movies
Animated Movies Anime Blu-ray Bestsellers
Blu-ray Blowout Sale Christmas for KIDS Christmas Titles
Classic FOX/MGM Movies on Sale Classic Movies Classic TV
Comedies Complete Gift Sets on Sale Criterion Collection DVDs
Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disney Movies Documentaries
Drama Movies Faith & Spirituality Movies Faith Based for Kids
Family Movies Film Noir Fitness Titles
Foreign Films Gift Cards Gift Sets
Horror & Suspense Flicks Hottest Video Game Rentals Inspirational Movie Sale
Kids and Family New Releases Kids 2-6 Years Movies KIDS FIRST! DVDs
March Man-ness Blu-rays March Man-ness DVDs Marcos Shirts
Martial Arts Movies MGM Classics Musicals on DVD
New Release Blu-ray NEW RELEASE DVDs Oscar® Winners Blu-ray
Oscar® Winners DVD Rare Action Titles Rare Classics
Rare Comedy Titles Rare Titles Rare TV Series
Rentals Coming Soon Rentals Now Available Romantic Movies & More
Sci-Fi DVDs Sports DVDs Stand-Up Comedies
Thrills and Chills on Blu-ray 10 DVDs Under $10 Top 100 DVDs
Top 100 TV on DVD Top DVD & Blu-ray Rentals TV Crime Series on Sale
TV Series - Complete Sets TV Series on Blu-ray TV Series on DVD
Today's TV Series Ultraviolet & Digital Copies Urban Movies
Video Games Under $20 War Movies Westerns
  Wolfe Titles  
Video Games
Game Accessories
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo DS
PC
PC Games
PC/Mac Hybrid
Playstation 2
Playstation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Portable
PlayStation Vita
Wii
Wii U
Xbox 360
Xbox One
FamilyVideo.com
The Perfect Gift  Smartchoice Alerts
Family Video Home |  My Account |  Store Locator |  Gift Cards |  Help  
Log In
Home New Releases Video Games Used DVDs and Games Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV Top 100 Blu-ray Browse DVDs
Wish List My Cart Cart 0 Items
 
Go!
  
View our current E-mail promotion >>  

Buy Sting DVD

Bestsellers
DVD | Used | Games | Blu-ray

DVD:

1 - Secondhand Lions Platinum Series DVD
$5.99
 
2 - VeggieTales - The Ultimate Silly Song Countdown DVD
$6.99 $5.99
 
3 - Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary DVD
$5.99 $3.99
 
4 - The Mexican DVD
$5.99
 
5 - Johnny English: 2 Movie Pack DVD
$9.99 $7.99
 
6 - Coraline DVD
$12.98 $9.99
 
7 - Expendables DVD
$9.98 $4.00
 
8 - Lucy DVD
$29.98 $16.99
 
9 - Bodyguard Special Edition DVD
$5.99 $4.00
 
10 - Green Mile DVD
$5.99 $3.99
 
11 - Fletch Lives DVD
$9.99 $4.00
 
12 - John Candy: Comedy Favorite Collection 2-Disc Set DVD
$14.98 $4.00
 
13 - Eight Below Widescreen DVD
$9.99 $7.99
 
14 - Downton Abbey: Season 5 DVD
$49.99 $28.99
 
15 - Eddie and the Cruisers/Eddie and the Cruisers 2: Eddie Lives! 2-Disc Set DVD
$14.98 $10.99
 
16 - Gambler DVD
$5.99
 
17 - Broken Bridges DVD
$5.99
 
18 - Atlas Shrugged - Part 1 DVD
$6.98 $5.99
 
19 - Grease - Rockin' Rydell Edition DVD
$5.99
 
20 - Johnny Dangerously DVD
$6.98 $5.99
 
USED:

1 - Guardians of the Galaxy DVD (USED)
$29.99 $8.99
 
2 - Guardians of the Galaxy Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$32.99 $9.99
 
3 - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
4 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles DVD (USED)
$29.99 $6.49
 
5 - X-Men: Days of Future Past DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
6 - Expendables 3 DVD (USED)
$29.95 $6.49
 
7 - Divergent DVD (USED)
$29.95 $4.99
 
8 - Maleficent DVD (USED)
$29.99 $9.99
 
9 - X-Men: Days of Future Past Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$39.99 $6.99
 
10 - Sex Tape DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
11 - Tammy DVD (USED)
$28.98 $4.99
 
12 - Equalizer Includes Digital Copy; Ultraviolet DVD (USED)
$30.99 $7.99
 
13 - Fault in Our Stars DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
14 - How to Train Your Dragon 2 DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
15 - Maze Runner DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
16 - Million Ways to Die in the West DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
17 - Transformers: Age of Extinction DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
18 - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$39.99 $8.49
 
19 - Neighbors DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
20 - Blended DVD (USED)
$28.98 $4.99
 
BLU-RAY:

1 - Lucy Includes Digital Copy Blu-ray/DVD
$34.98 $19.99
 
2 - Equalizer Blu-ray Disc
$34.99 $19.99
 
3 - Wiz Blu-ray Disc
$14.98 $8.99
 
4 - Boyhood Blu-ray/DVD
$39.99 $19.99
 
5 - Gone Girl Blu-ray Disc
$39.99 $19.99
 
6 - Hunger Games 2-Disc Blu-ray Disc + Ultraviolet Copy
$14.99 $9.99
 
7 - Supernova Blu-ray Disc
$24.97 $14.99
 
8 - Fury Blu-ray Disc
$34.99 $19.99
 
9 - Boxtrolls Includes Digital Copy; UltraViolet Blu-ray/DVD
$34.98 $19.99
 
10 - Working Girl Blu-ray Disc
$16.99 $9.99
 
11 - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Blu-ray Disc
$19.98 $13.99
 
12 - A Walk Among the Tombstones Blu-ray/DVD
$34.98 $19.99
 
13 - Don't Look Now Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disc
$39.95 $23.99
 
14 - Dolphin Tale Blu-ray Disc
$9.98 $7.99
 
15 - Art of War Blu-ray Disc
$14.97 $8.99
 
16 - Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Blu-ray Disc
$14.99 $9.99
 
17 - On Golden Pond Collector's Edition Blu-ray Disc
$24.97 $14.99
 
18 - Grand Budapest Hotel Includes Digital Copy; UltraViolet Blu-ray Disc
$29.99 $19.99
 
19 - Howl's Moving Castle Blu-ray/DVD
$35.99 $23.99
 
20 - Avatar Limited Edition; 2D/3D Blu-ray/DVD
$39.99 $21.99
 



Sting DVD

Rate this product

Sting DVD



Our Price: $10.99
List Price: $14.98
You Save: $3.99 (27%)

In Stock: Usually ships in 1 business day



Add to Wish List  

Description |  Features |  Related |  Awards |  Tech Specs

Other Formats:  Sting 2-Disc Special Edition DVD
Sting Includes Digital Copy Blu-ray/DVD
Sting Includes Digital Copy; UltraViolet Blu-ray Disc

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

Related Items

People who purchased Sting DVD also purchased:

Fried Green Tomatoes Collector's Edition DVD
Fried Green Tomatoes Collector's Edition DVD
Pretty Woman 15th Anniversary Special Edition DVD
Pretty Woman 15th Anniversary Special Edition DVD
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Special Edition DVD
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Special Edition DVD
Bodyguard Special Edition DVD
Bodyguard Special Edition DVD

Similar Cinema:

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels DVD
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels DVD
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Special Edition DVD
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Special Edition DVD
Bank Job Widescreen/Full Screen Version DVD
Bank Job Widescreen/Full Screen Version DVD
Score DVD
Score DVD


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



Technical Specifications


Sting DVD



Portions of this site Copyright 1981-2015 Muze Inc.
For personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved
Copyright © 2015 Family Video
PriceGrabber User Ratings for FamilyVideo     See Family Video Reviews at Bizrate.com    
ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES