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The BBC's Nick Higham
Looks back on the career of Walter Matthau
 real 28k

Saturday, 1 July, 2000, 16:05 GMT 17:05 UK
The films of Walter Matthau
Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau
Great onscreen partnership: Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau
Walter Matthau appeared in more than 50 films during his career, and directed one, Gangster Story in 1960, in which he also starred. Here is a list of his films:

The Kentuckian, 1955

The Indian Fighter, 1955

Bigger than Life, 1956

A Face in the Crowd, 1957

Slaughter on Tenth Avenue, 1957

King Creole, 1958

Voice in the Mirror, 1958

Onionhead, 1958

Ride a Crooked Trail, 1958

Gangster Story, 1960

Strangers When We Meet, 1960

Lonely are the Brave, 1962

Who's Got the Action?, 1962

Island of Love, 1963

Charade, 1963

Ensign Pulver, 1964

Fail Safe, 1964

Goodbye Charlie, 1964

Mirage, 1965

The Fortune Cookie, 1966

A Guide for the Married Man, 1967

The Odd Couple, 1968

The Secret Life of an American Wife, 1968

Candy, 1968

Hello Dolly! 1969

Cactus Flower, 1969

A New Leaf, 1971

Plaza Suite, 1971

Kotch, 1971

Pete 'n' Tillie, 1972

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, 1973

Earthquake, 1974

The Front Page, 1974

The Sunshine Boys, 1975

The Bad News Bears, 1976

Casey's Shadow, 1978

House Calls, 1978

California Suite, 1978

Little Miss Marker, 1980

Hopscotch, 1980

First Monday in October, Buddy, Buddy, 1981

I Ought to be in Pictures, 1982

The Survivors, 1983

Movers and Shakers, 1985

Pirates, 1986

The Couch Trip, 1988

The Little Devil, 1988

The Incident, 1989

JFK, 1991

Grumpy Old Men, 1993

Dennis the Menace, 1993

IQ, 1994

Grumpier Old Men, 1995

The Grass Harp, 1996

I'm Not Rappaport, 1996

The Odd Couple II, 1998

Hanging Up, 2000

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