Paul Newman was born on January 26, 1925. Actor, director and film producer, motor racing driver, entrepreneur, activist and film director. Paul Leonard Newman is one of the myths of film history.

Cat on a hot tin roof 1958

Richard Brooks directed this book based on a Tennessee Williams playwright. Newman shares the screen with Elizabeth Taylor. It tells the story of a marriage that does not go through its best moments. An interpretive duel between two of the best actors of Hollywood, in fact both were nominated for the Oscar.

Torn Curtain 1966

Julie Andrews and Paul Newman directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Newman plays an American nuclear physicist who goes to the German Democratic Republic to get a formula and pass himself off as a spy. Julie Andrews plays the girlfriend of the physicist who follows him to East Berlin. It won’t be easy to escape East Germany.

Cold Hand Luke 1967

Stuart Rosemberg directed this movie in this American prison drama. George Kennedy, Strother Martin also stars in this movie. Newman is Luke, a prisoner in a Florida prison camp who refuses to submit to the system.

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969

Newman and Robert Redford together in this George Roy Hill movie that tells the story of Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid, two bank robbers, leaders of a group of gunmen and assailants from Wyoming.

The sting 1973

Once again, Redford, Newman and George Roy Hill got together. This movie was nominated to 10 Oscar awards and won seven, among which is the Best film… No, Newman did not get the Oscar… yet. Do not let anyone tell you the end of this movie. You will be surprised. No spoilers!

The Color of Money 1986

Newman playing pool in this movie directed by Martin Scorsese and played by one of the top actors in Hollywood, Tom Cruise. Do you know who won the Oscar that year? Yes, Paul Newman did.

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