Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a classic, and it’s classic Paul Newman in arguably his most iconic, loveable anti-hero role. From the obvious themes of “stickin’ it to the man,” rule breaking, and unconventional romance, this film almost screams 1960s!
This gem of a picture, based on Faulker with a dash of Tennessee Williams, was the first screen pairing of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. And boy is the chemistry between these two electric!
Paul Newman was a very multifaceted individual, and there is so much more to him than his stellar film career. Here are some fascinating things about him I learned!