From more than 50 years of screen favorites, our critic Leah Rozen picks 15 of the Oscar
winner's most notable roles
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Updated: Saturday Sep 27, 2008 | 11:00 AM EDT
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Joining the gumshoe game in 1966, the actor was the coolest of private
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