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The Sting

Cast

Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning View All


Crew

George Roy Hill (Director), David S. Ward (Screenplay) View All

Release: Dec. 25th, 1973
Runtime: 2 hours, 9 minutes
Set in the 1930's this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
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16 Is The Sting underrated?
Some of the best music, acting, and plot I've ever seen in a movie, probably the best caper/heist film ever made. But it's a little forgotten and even understated at times. One guy on the for...

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Citizen Rules
Ward Cast: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw Genre: Comedy,Drama Period Piec.
Iroquois
I was fond enough of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, though not completely blown away by it - I sort of had a similar reaction to this film, which reunites director Hill with stars Paul Newman and Robert Redford.
KeyserCorleone
Paul Newman reunites with Robert Redford in a Depression-era New Hollywood film about a grifter who seeks out a veteran conman hiding from the FBI in order to outcon a vicious crime boss in a grand scheme involving horse-race betting.
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