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First Monday in October Movie Poster

First Monday in October

The Supreme Court's first woman (Jill Clayburgh), a conservative, debates and dates her grumpy colleague (Walter Matthau), a liberal.

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Hopscotch Movie Poster

Hopscotch

When CIA operative Miles Kendig (Walter Matthau) deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov (Herbert Lom) get away, his boss (Ned Beatty) threatens to...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Bad News Bears Movie Poster

The Bad News Bears

Hard-drinking, ex-minor-league hopeful Morris Buttermaker (Walter Matthau) grumpily agrees to coach a Little League team at the behest of lawyer-councilman...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1976)
Nominated
Actor

Walter Matthau in the news

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Grumpy Old Men: Actors Who Play Cranky Characters, From Harrison Ford To Walter Matthau
Grumpy Old Men: Actors Who Play Cranky Characters, From Harrison Ford To Walter Matthau
Actors We Miss: Walter Matthau
Actors We Miss: Walter Matthau
Respect the Elderly: Our 10 Favorite Seniors in Movies
Respect the Elderly: Our 10 Favorite Seniors in Movies
Free Movie of the Day: 'Charade'
Free Movie of the Day: 'Charade'