The Resource The sting, Universal Pictures

The sting, Universal Pictures

Label
The sting
Title
The sting
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Picture, 1973.
Cataloging source
UNA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, David S. Ward; director, George Roy Hill; producers, Tony Bill, Michael Phillips, Julia Phillips
Dewey number
791.437
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Dialogue in English, with optional Spanish and French soundtracks, and optional Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S75 2001
PerformerNote
Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2002
  • 1925-2008
  • 1927-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hill, George Roy
  • Ward, D. S
  • Newman, Paul
  • Redford, Robert
  • Shaw, Robert
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • PLP
Technique
live action
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Dolby digital sound; full screen, 1.33:1; single layer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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
  • (OCoLC)ocm50814559
  • (OCoLC)50814559
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The sting, Universal Pictures
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Dolby digital sound; full screen, 1.33:1; single layer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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
  • (OCoLC)ocm50814559
  • (OCoLC)50814559
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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