The Sting

Entertaining Oscar-winning story set in 1930s Illinois in which two con men set up an elaborate sting to fleece a big-time crook in revenge for the killing of a friend. Their ruse employs a whole line-up of con artists in setting up a bookie's for a betting scam involving serious money and, given their target, a serious risk. Winner of seven Oscars including Best Musical Adaptation with Scott Joplin's `The Entertainer'.


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  • 2007-07-09 23:25:00 - 2007-07-10 01:35:00 on BBC One North West, BBC One South East, BBC One South West, BBC One West, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One Oxford, BBC One South, BBC One North East, BBC One Yorkshire, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One East, BBC One East Midlands,
  • 2007-07-10 00:15:00 - 2007-07-10 02:25:00 on BBC One Northern Ireland,
  • 2007-07-10 00:25:00 - 2007-07-10 02:35:00 on BBC One Wales,