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Matthew McConaughey might be The Company Man

Matthew McConaughey would seem to have his pick of the litter when it comes to selecting a new project, regardless of whether or not he’d be appropriateĀ for the part. Coming off his Dallas Buyers Club Oscar-win, True Detective Emmy nomination, and upcoming starring role in eventual blockbuster Interstellar, if he wanted to play Shirley Temple, […]

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Body of work – Dallas Buyers Club review

By Simon Miraudo February 12, 2014 Matthew McConaughey is an Academy Award nominated person. This is the bizarre reality we now inhabit, and we can thank Dallas Buyers Club for this temporal-shifting mind-melt. His career revitalisation came in 2011, after he turned down a massive pay check for the sure-to-be-godawful Magnum P.I. movie, and instead […]

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Trailer Debut: Dallas Buyers Club

We have our first footage of Matthew McConaughey as emaciated AIDS activist Ron Woodroof, here in the trailer for upcoming Academy Award contender Dallas Buyers Club. Woodroof was a would-be cowboy and gambler who, after contracting HIV, started smuggling not-yet approved medicine into the U.S. McConaughey lost 20 kilos to portray the ailing Woodroof; a […]

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