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  • A New Leaf

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  • I Ought to Be in Pictures

  • Ride a Crooked Trail

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  • Pete 'n' Tillie

  • Goodbye Charlie

  • A New Leaf

  • Who's Got the Action?

  • Mirage

  • Island of Love

  • Bigger Than Life

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Walter Matthau Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Oct 1, 1920
  • Died: Jul 1, 2000
  • Biography: Specializing in playing shambling, cantankerous cynics, Walter Matthau, with his jowly features, slightly stooped posture, and seedy, rumpled demeanor, looked as if he would be more at home as a laborer or small-time insurance salesman than as a... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Mirage Ted Caselle 2006
Hanging Up Lou Mozell 2000
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg 1999
The Odd Couple II Oscar Madison 1998
Out To Sea Charlie 1997
I'm Not Rappaport Nat Moyer 1996
The Grass Harp Judge Charlie Cool 1996
Grumpier Old Men Max Goldman 1995
I.Q. Albert Einstein 1994
Grumpy Old Men Max Goldman 1993
Dennis the Menace Mr. Wilson 1993
JFK Sen. Russell Long 1991
The Couch Trip Donald Becker 1988
Pirates Capt. Thomas Bartholomew Red 1986
Little Miss Marker Sorrowful Jones / Executive Producer / Producer 1980
California Suite Marvin Michaels 1978
The Bad News Bears Coach Morris Buttermaker 1976
The Sunshine Boys Willy Clark 1975
Cactus Flower Julian Winston 1969
Hello, Dolly! Horace Vandergelder 1969
The Odd Couple Oscar Madison 1968
The Fortune Cookie Willie Gingrich 1966
Fail-Safe Groeteschele 1964
Charade Hamilton Bartholomew 1963
Lonely Are the Brave Sheriff Johnson 1962
King Creole Maxie Fields 1960
Bigger Than Life Wally Gibbs 1956
Pete 'n' Tillie Pete
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue Al Dahlke
House Calls Dr. Charley Nichols
Charley Varrick Charley Varrick
Kotch Joseph P. Kotcher
Plaza Suite Jesse / Roy / Sam
Onionhead "Red" Wildoe
The Voice in the Mirror Dr. Leon Karnes
Ensign Pulver Doc
Strangers When We Meet Felix Anders
Casey's Shadow Lloyd Bourdelle
Movers and Shakers Joe Mulholland
Il Piccolo Diavolo Father Maurice
Buddy Buddy Trabucco
First Monday in October Dan Snow
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three Lieutenant Garber
The Laughing Policeman Jake Martin
I Ought to Be in Pictures Herbert Tucker
The Front Page Walter Burns
Goodbye Charlie Sir Leopold Sartori
Hopscotch Miles Kendig
The Secret Life of an American Wife The Movie Star
A Guide for the Married Man Paul Manning
Who's Got the Action? Tony Gagoots
Gangster Story Jack Martin / Director
Ride a Crooked Trail Judge Kyle
A Face in the Crowd Mel Miller
The Indian Fighter Wes Todd
The Kentuckian Bodine
The Gentleman Tramp Narrator / Narrator
Island of Love Tony Dallas
A New Leaf Henry Graham
Atomic Attack
The Survivors Sonny Paluso
The End
Earthquake Drunk / Drunk / Drunk / Drunk
Candy Gen. Smight

Worked With

Gregory Peck Mirage 2006
Diane Baker Mirage 2006
Kevin McCarthy Mirage 2006
Meg Ryan Hanging Up 2000
Diane Keaton Hanging Up 2000
Lisa Kudrow Hanging Up 2000
Adam Arkin Hanging Up 2000
Alan Dershowitz The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg 1999
Jack Lemmon The Odd Couple II 1998
Christine Baranski The Odd Couple II 1998
Barnard Hughes The Odd Couple II 1998
Jonathan Silverman The Odd Couple II 1998
Jean Smart The Odd Couple II 1998
Dyan Cannon Out To Sea 1997
Brent Spiner Out To Sea 1997
Elaine Stritch Out To Sea 1997
Ossie Davis I'm Not Rappaport 1996
Amy Irving I'm Not Rappaport 1996
Martha Plimpton I'm Not Rappaport 1996
Craig T. Nelson I'm Not Rappaport 1996
Boyd Gaines I'm Not Rappaport 1996
Piper Laurie The Grass Harp 1996
Sissy Spacek The Grass Harp 1996
Edward Furlong The Grass Harp 1996
Nell Carter The Grass Harp 1996
Ann-Margret Grumpier Old Men 1995
Sophia Loren Grumpier Old Men 1995
Kevin Pollak Grumpier Old Men 1995
Tim Robbins I.Q. 1994
Daryl Hannah Grumpy Old Men 1993
Mason Gamble Dennis the Menace 1993
Joan Plowright Dennis the Menace 1993
Christopher Lloyd Dennis the Menace 1993
Lea Thompson Dennis the Menace 1993
Robert Stanton Dennis the Menace 1993
Kevin Costner JFK 1991
Joe Pesci JFK 1991
Tommy Lee Jones JFK 1991
Gary Oldman JFK 1991
Michael Rooker JFK 1991
Dan Aykroyd The Couch Trip 1988
Charles Grodin The Couch Trip 1988
David Clennon The Couch Trip 1988
Donna Dixon The Couch Trip 1988
Charlotte Lewis Pirates 1986
Julie Andrews Little Miss Marker 1980
Tony Curtis Little Miss Marker 1980
Bob Newhart Little Miss Marker 1980
Lee Grant Little Miss Marker 1980
Alan Alda California Suite 1978
Michael Caine California Suite 1978
Bill Cosby California Suite 1978
Jane Fonda California Suite 1978
Elaine May California Suite 1978
Tatum O'Neal The Bad News Bears 1976
Jackie Earle Haley The Bad News Bears 1976
George Burns The Sunshine Boys 1975
Richard Benjamin The Sunshine Boys 1975
Ingrid Bergman Cactus Flower 1969
Goldie Hawn Cactus Flower 1969
Barbra Streisand Hello, Dolly! 1969
John Fiedler The Odd Couple 1968
Henry Fonda Fail-Safe 1964
Cary Grant Charade 1963
Audrey Hepburn Charade 1963
James Coburn Charade 1963
George Kennedy Charade 1963
Kirk Douglas Lonely Are the Brave 1962
Gena Rowlands Lonely Are the Brave 1962
William Schallert Lonely Are the Brave 1962
Liliane Montevecchi King Creole 1960