The Epic Film Challenge II
#30 – The Sting (1973)
Dir. George Roy Hill
Starring: Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning, Ray Walston, Eileen Brennan, Harold Gould
The thirtieth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, George Roy Hill’s incredibly fun, 30s set caper, The Sting.
Recorded in July 2016.
Oscar Wins: Best Picture (Tony Bill, Michael Phillips, Julia Phillips), Best Director (George Roy Hill), Best Screenplay (David S. Ward), Best Art Direction (Henry Bumstead, James Payne), Best Costume Design (Edith Head), Best Film Editing (William Reynolds), Best Score (Marvin Hamisch)
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Connie: Yes, it’s great.
Luke: Yes, it’s unbelievably fun, and so well done.