The Sting

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $159,616,327Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
92% - Certified Fresh
Audience
95% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,500,000
Theatrical Release: December 25th, 1973 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 1st, 1992 by Universal Home Entertainment
Franchise: The Sting
Keywords: Confidence Men, Gambling
Source:Original Screenplay
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for June 5th, 2012

While summer is usually the slowest time of the year on the home market, this week is fantastic with a lot of prime releases, including first-run, TV on DVD releases, classics and limited releases. Unfortunately, the largest single category is, "Screener is Late". You will see that phrase countless times on this list. (Perhaps it's because last week was a short week due to Memorial Day.) It is especially hard to select a Pick of the Week, because I don't like handing out that title when the screener is late. There are a few likely candidates, including Burn Notice: The Complete Fifth Season, Yellow Submarine on Blu-ray, but I went with Tomboy on DVD. More...

Cast

Paul Newman    Henry Gondorff/Mr. Shaw
Robert Redford    Johnny Hooker/ Kelly
Charles Durning    Lieutenant William Snyder
Eileen Brennan    Billie
Harold Gould    Kid Twist
Robert Shaw    Doyle Lonnegan
Sally Kirkland    Crystal
Jack Kehoe    Joe Erie
Ray Walston    J.J. Singleton

Production and Technical Credits

Director    George Roy Hill

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