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

OUR TOWN

First he returned to Broadway and his theater roots to play the folksy Narrator, the Stage Manager, in a revival of Thornton Wilder's Our Town; then Newman gave an encore performance in a filmed version, which first aired on PBS in 2003.