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The sting [electronic resource].

Hill, George Roy, 1921-2002 film director. (Added Author). Ward, David S., 1945- screenwriter. (Added Author). Bill, Tony, 1940- film producer. (Added Author). Phillips, Michael, 1943- film producer. (Added Author). Phillips, Julia, 1944-2002 film producer. (Added Author). Zanuck, Richard D. film producer. (Added Author). Brown, David, 1916-2010 film producer. (Added Author). Redford, Robert. actor. (Added Author). Newman, Paul, 1925-2008 actor. (Added Author). Shaw, Robert, 1927-1978 actor. (Added Author). Durning, Charles, 1923-2012 actor. (Added Author). Brennan, Eileen. actor. (Added Author). Hamlisch, Marvin, composer (expression) (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 129 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Universal Pictures : 1973.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by George Roy Hill.
Participant or Performer Note: Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould, John Heffernan, Dana Elcar, Jack Kehoe, Dimitra Arliss, Robert Earl Jones, James Sloyan, Charles Dierkop.
Summary, etc.: Winner of 7 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, The Sting stars Paul Newman and Robert Redford as two con men in 1930s Chicago. After a friend is killed by the mob, they try to get even by attempting to pull off the ultimate "sting." No one is to be trusted as the twists unfold, leading up to one of the greatest double-crosses in movie history. The con is on!
Target Audience Note: Rated PG.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Gangsters > Illinois > Chicago > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Chicago (Ill.) > Drama.

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