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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Newman scored both a box office and critical hit in 1961 playing a pool
hustler who challenges champ Minnesota Fats (Jackie Gleason) to a big
money game. The black-and-white drama earned him a second Oscar nomination
for Best Actor.
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