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3.9
2,594 Ratings

The Sting

Directed by George Roy Hill
United States, 1973
Comedy, Drama, Crime

Synopsis

An ambitious young con man teams up with a veteran of the game to settle a murderous score with a ruthless crime lord who mudered their friend. The resourceful duo must improvise when things don’t go accordingly.

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The Sting Directed by George Roy Hill

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1974 | 7 wins including: Best Picture

1974 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1973 | 2 wins including: Best Film

Directors Guild of America

1974 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1974 | Nominee: Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

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