Dallas Buyers Club
Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Matthew McConaughey stars in DALLAS BUYERS CLUB as real-life Texas cowboy Ron Woodroof, whose free-wheeling life was overturned in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. These were the early days of the AIDS… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: February 4, 2014
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Dallas Buyers Club rests squarely on Matthew McConaughey's scrawny shoulders, and he carries the burden gracefully with what might be a career-best performance.

Tom Long
Detroit News

The AIDS epidemic was not a happy-ending story. But it was certainly a test of the human spirit. Ron Woodroof passed that test.

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Calvin Wilson
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

One of the best films of the year.

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Graham Young
Birmingham Mail

Hollywood is mourning the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, but fear not... others will be waiting in the wings to grab their chance. Matthew McConaughey has even come back to replace himself!

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Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

Just about everything is right with Dallas Buyers Club, beginning with Matthew McConaughey's literally transformative portrayal.

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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

A straight-up portrait of a man who figured out a way to cling to life longer than anyone expected and, in the process, learned to let the world in.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A still very relevant exploration of an epidemic that's taken far too many.

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Rafer Guzman

A solid biopic is made transcendent by McConaughey, who shed nearly 50 pounds and deserves to gain an Oscar for his ferocious, funny performance.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Played with raw, rattling fury and grace by Matthew McConaughey, Woodroof is a tarnished protagonist of the first order.

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Richard Knight
Windy City Times

A welcome addition to the queer movie canon.

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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
Matthew Slaven
"Dallas Buyers Club" presents some fundamental questions concerning the purpose of law and the practice of medicine, though it paints with the limited… More
Cynthia S.
Really good loosely based bio-drama. A good look at the early history of AIDS. Shocking to watch how Matthew, and Jared, transformed themselves to look so… More
Flutie Archibald
Once it gets going, it's really great. Matthew McConaughey makes a transformation that rivals the levels of Christian Bale, and Jared Leto steals it when… More
Josh Lewis
The performances in this movie are astonishingly good and absolutely worthy of the multiple Academy Awards bestowed upon them. Matthew McConaughey has… More
Dan Schultz
An intriguing, grimy story based on true events concerning a skinny Texas rodeo cowboy (Matthew McConaughey) who contracts the AIDS virus in the late 80's… More
Sanjaya 丘耀文
Alright, alright, alright..!!! Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto really did it! As an actor who never been talked about with their performance, what they… More