Archive for December 14th, 2013

Movie Mayhem – Dallas Buyers Club

If you’re a fan of Matthew McConaughey, you know that he once liked to mix his serious and action-oriented offerings with some romantic-comedy fluff (where he got to smile and peacock around for an hour and a half with a beautiful lady). But in the last couple of years he’s changed gears, shedding himself of any and all “romantic” tropes to focus on the meatier, and for the most part, complex roles. From The Lincoln Lawyer to Mud, McConaughey is like a phoenix rising from the ashes as an actor reborn, carving out a new voice to speak with (and if the previews for The Wolf of Wall Street are any indication, a howling one at that). With his newest film, Dallas Buyers Club, McConaughey has officially solidified his transition from lovable goofball into genuine auteur. Don’t Stop — There’s Plenty More

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