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The Resource The Sting, Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; written by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)

The Sting, Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; written by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)

Label
The Sting
Title
The Sting
Statement of responsibility
Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; written by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Related
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, Oscar winner, 1974: Best Art Direction/Set Direction ; Best Costume Design ; Best Director (George Roy Hill) ; Best Film Editing ; Best Music (Marvin Hamlisch) ; Best Picture ; Best Writing.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; bonus features not rated
Language note
  • 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 English, Spanish, or French ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2008
  • 1921-2002
  • 1940-
  • 1943-
  • 1944-2002
  • 1927-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Newman, Paul
  • Hill, George Roy
  • Bill, Tony
  • Phillips, Michael
  • Phillips, Julia
  • Redford, Robert
  • Shaw, Robert
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Swindlers and swindling
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Sting, Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; written by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Some items contain only 1 videodisc
  • Bonus features: Disc 2 (61 min.) The art of the sting; production notes; and theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film -- Disc 2. Bonus features
Control code
ocm60781309
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781417053872
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.43617 STING ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW, or 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; YVN0810MW78 ; YVS0902MW187(LAP) ; LAP/CSS ; B14MB014.
Other control number
025192790225
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 60781309
  • (Sirsi) 60781309
  • (OCoLC)60781309
System details
DVD; region 1; Widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1 and 2.0 mono ; NTSC ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Sting, Universal Picture ; a Bill/Phillips production of a George Roy Hill film ; written by David S. Ward ; a Zanuck/Brown presentation ; produced by Tony Bill and Michael & Julia Phillips ; directed by George Roy Hill, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Some items contain only 1 videodisc
  • Bonus features: Disc 2 (61 min.) The art of the sting; production notes; and theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film -- Disc 2. Bonus features
Control code
ocm60781309
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781417053872
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.43617 STING ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW, or 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; YVN0810MW78 ; YVS0902MW187(LAP) ; LAP/CSS ; B14MB014.
Other control number
025192790225
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
27902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 60781309
  • (Sirsi) 60781309
  • (OCoLC)60781309
System details
DVD; region 1; Widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1 and 2.0 mono ; NTSC ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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