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

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

Label
The sting
Title
The sting
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; [written] by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A 1930's ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con-man seek revenge on a crime lord who murdered one of their friends
Awards note
Academy awards: Best Picture ; Best Director, George Roy Hill ; Best Writing, David S. Ward ; Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score, Marvin Hamlisch ; Best Film Editing, William Reynolds ; Best Costume Design, Edith Head ; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Henry Bumstead, James Payne.
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sting (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Surtees ; art direction, Henry Bumstead ; editor, William Reynolds ; piano rags by Scott Joplin
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with Spanish and French language tracks ; with English and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould, John Heffernan, Dana Elcar, Jack Kehoe, Dimitra Arliss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2002
  • 1925-2008
  • 1927-1978
  • 1923-2012
  • 1917-2001
  • 1923-2010
  • 1938-
  • 1932-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hill, George Roy
  • Newman, Paul
  • Redford, Robert
  • Shaw, Robert
  • Durning, Charles
  • Walston, Ray
  • Brennan, Eileen
  • Gould, Harold
  • Heffernan, John
  • Elcar, Dana
  • Kehoe, Jack
  • Arliss, Dimitra
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gambling
  • Gangsters
  • Revenge
Technique
live action
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures ; [written] by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Includes production notes, talent profiles, and chapter list
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pms00500940
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) i9780783225876
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures ; [written] by David S. Ward ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Includes production notes, talent profiles, and chapter list
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pms00500940
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) i9780783225876
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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