Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol.
Sting (Motion picture)
Universal City, CA : Universal, c2005.
2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; bonus features not rated.
Art of the sting.
DVD; widescreen (1.85:1).
Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw.
Director of photography, Robert Surtees ; art direction, Henry Bumstead ; editor, William Reynolds ; music by, Scott Joplin.
Winner of 7 Academy Awards.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
Disc 1 contains feature film. Disc 2 (61 min.) contains bonus features, including a documentary, The art of the sting; production notes; and theatrical trailer.
ML: Restricted to home use or face to face teaching.
Disc 1 contains soundtracks in English (5.1 Dolby, DTS 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0 mono), French (Dolby digital 2.0 mono) and Spanish (Dolby digital 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish; closed-captioned. Disc 2 contains English soundtrack with optional subtitles in French.
Disc 1. Feature film
Disc 2. Bonus features.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Legacy series (Universal City, Calif.)
Subjects:Chicago (Ill.) -- Drama.
Gangsters -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Hill, George Roy, 1921-2002.
Newman, Paul, 1925-2008.
Shaw, Robert, 1927-1978.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Ward, David S., 1945-