Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Director: George Roy Hill
Clint Eastwood got the part
Robert Duvall got the part
Christopher Reeve got the part
Michael Douglas got the part
Director: John Guillermin & Irwin Allen. Also starred Faye Dunaway, Fred Astaire & Susan Blakely. Plot: At the opening party of a collosal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. Won 3 Oscars
Was an Academy Award–winning and seven-time Academy Award–nominated American actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian & auto racing enthusiast. He won numerous awards, including an Academy Award for his performance in the 1986 Martin Scorsese film The Color of Money, three Golden Globe Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Cannes Film Festival Award & an Emmy award. He was a co-founder of Newman's Own, a food company from which Newman donated all profits & royalties to charity.
(Disney/Pixar). Nominated for 2 Oscars incl. Best Animated Feature Film of the Year (won by Happy Feet). Won 1 Golden Globe for Best Animated Film. Paul Newman's last feature film.
Director: Martin Scorsese. Also starred Helen Shaver, John Turturro & Bill Cobbs. Plot: Fast Eddie Felson (Newman) teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback. Won an Oscar
Director: Richard Brooks. Also starred Ed Begley, Rip Torn & Mildred Dunnock. Plot: Drifter Chance Wayne (Newman) returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Won an Oscar
IMDB:8.2/10. Director: George Roy Hill. Won 4 Oscars, 9 Baftas incl. Best Film, 1 Golden Globe and National Film Preservation Board Award.
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: Robert Rossen. 2 Oscar wins, 2 Baftas and National Film Preservation Board Award.
Director: Stuart Rosenberg
Sports, humor, male bonding, violence and more sports
IMDB:8.3/10. Director: George Roy Hill. Won 7 Oscars incl. Best Picture and National Film Preservation Board Award.
"He's not as tough as he thinks." --- "Neither are we."
"What we've got here is failure to communicate."
Director: George Roy Hill. Also starred Strother Martin, Henry Jones & Jeff Corey. Plot: Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. Won 4 Oscars
Director: Marek Kaniesvska
IMDB:8.3/10. Director: Stuart Rosenberg. 1 Oscar win - George Kennedy for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and National Film Preservation Board Award.
"Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" playing as accompaniment is so profoundly disturbing, from a Guy Movie standpoint