Walter Matthau

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Walter Matthau was best known for starring in many films which included Charade (1963), The Odd Couple (1968), Grumpy Old Men (1993), and Dennis the Menace (1993). He often worked with Jack Lemmon and the two were Hollywood's craziest stars.He was born Walter Jake Matthow in New York City, New York on October 1, 1920. His mother was an immigrant from Lithuania and his father was a Russian Jewish peddler and electrician from Kiev, Ukraine. As a young boy, Matthau attended a Jewish non-profit sleep-away camp. He also attended Surprise Lake Camp. His high school was Seward Park High School.During World War II, Matthau served in the U.S. Army Air Forces with the Eighth Air Force in Britain as a Consolidated B-24 Liberator radioman-gunner, in the same 453rd Bombardment Group as James Stewart. He was based at RAF Old Buckenham, Norfolk during this time. He reached the rank of staff sergeant and became interested in acting.Matthau appeared in the pilot of Mister Peepers (1952) alongside Wally Cox. He later appeared in the Elia Kazan classic, A Face in the Crowd (1957), opposite Patricia Neal and Andy Griffith, and then appeared in Lonely Are the Brave (1962), with Kirk Douglas, a film Douglas has often described as his personal favorite. Matthau then appeared in Charade (1963) with Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant. In 1968, Matthau made his big screen appearance as Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple (1968) alongside Jack Lemmon. The two were in the sequel of The Odd Couple, Grumpy Old Men (1993) and Grumpier Old Men (1995). Matthau was in Dennis the Menace (1993), alongside Mason Gamble. On July 1, 2000, Matthau died of a heart attack in Los Angeles, California. He was 79 years old. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Garchomp2017

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of Walter Matthau’s flixes, followed by Google Play Movies compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

Walter Matthau on average has worked on 2 movies per year from 1971 to 2001. See the full graphs of the number of Walter Matthau movies released per year from 1988 till 2001.

Top Genres

Walter Matthau works mostly in Comedy Genre followed by Drama Genre flixes. 32% of Walter Matthau movies are Comedy Genre movies. See Top Genres that Walter Matthau worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Walter Matthau has worked on is 6.6.

6.6 / 10

Walter Matthau's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Drama,History,Thriller
JFK (1991)

New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.

8/10189 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

After his mother's death, Collin Fenwick goes to live with his father's cousins, the wealthy, avaricious, and controlling Verena Talbo, and her compliant, earthy sister Dolly. When a city ...

7.8/10107 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

7.6/10104 min

Available in 10 platform(s).

Biography,Documentary
The Gentleman Tramp (1976)

A film about the life and work of the master comedy filmmaker, Charles Chaplin.

7.5/1078 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

A man, his wife, and their friend, stage a bloody bank robbery, unaware they are stealing money from the Mob.

7.5/10111 min

Available in 7 platform(s).

Comedy,Drama,Family
The Bad News Bears (1976)

An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.

7.3/10102 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

Comedy,Drama,Romance
The Front Page (1974)

As a tabloid newspaper editor tries to prevent his top reporter from retiring, an escaped death row convict shows up at the office trying to convey his innocence.

7.3/10105 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Comedy,Romance
A New Leaf (1971)

Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder. So he intends to marry a rich woman and - murder her.

7.3/10102 min

Available in 6 platform(s).