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

ROAD TO PERDITION

For his chilling turn as an aging Mob boss in Road to Perdition (2002), costarring Tom Hanks, Newman snagged his last Oscar nomination – his tenth (nine for acting, and one for directing 1968's Rachel, Rachel) – this time for Best Supporting Actor. The role also would prove to be one of his last on the big screen.