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


Newman put his need for speed – off-screen, he was a skilled race-car-driving enthusiast and had the trophies to prove it – into Winning (1969), getting behind the wheel to play an ambitious pro driver aiming to make it to the Indianapolis 500.