Paul Newman 1925-2008

Paul Newman: His Greatest Films

From more than 50 years of screen favorites, our critic Leah Rozen picks 15 of the Oscar winner's most notable roles

SLAP SHOT

The actor gave one of his sharpest performances as the carousing player-coach of a minor league hockey team stuck in a backwater town in Slap Shot (1977), a classic sports movie that is now sparking talk of a remake in Hollywood.