"The Sting" Introduced by Peter Tonguette
"The Sting" Introduced by Peter Tonguette |
Universal Pictures: Celebrating 100 Years
Based in Columbus, Peter Tonguette is an author and film critic whose writing has appeared in Sight & Sound, Film Comment, Cineaste, and many other publications. Hear what he has to say about The Sting, which won seven Oscars, including Best Picture, Director, and Screenplay.
Paul Newman and Robert Redford star as a pair of Depression-era Chicago con men who concoct a twist-filled scheme to swindle big-time hood Robert Shaw. The film’s phenomenal success put Scott Joplin’s “The Entertainer” on pop charts seven decades after its release. (129 mins., 35mm)
|Date and time:||December 12, 2012|
|Location:||Wexner Center Film/Video Theater|
|Event category:||Wexner Center|