Paul Newman

Born: 26 January 1925, Cleveland, Ohio
Died: 26 September 2008, Westport, Conn.

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Highlighted works

  • The Hustler

    The Hustler

    The pool table provides a test of skill and character in this evocative drama showcasing actor Paul Newman’s bad-boy allure.

  • The Sting

    The Sting

    Paul Newman and Robert Redford are perfectly teamed as grifter partners in this multi-Oscar-winning shaggy-dog story of an epic con.

  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

    As much a buddy movie as a western, William Goldman’s script keeps Paul Newman and Robert Redford well supplied with wry lines and double takes.

  • Cool Hand Luke

    Cool Hand Luke

    A classic Deep South prison movie with Paul Newman as a nonconformist struggling against the brutal inhumanity of the men in charge.

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