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MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY

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SING 2 (2021)
Starring Garth Jennings, Taron Egerton, Reese Witherspoon, Tori Kelly, Matthew McConaughey, Scarlett Johansson, Seth Macfarlane, Nick Kroll and John C. Reilly. Directed by Garth Jennings.
THE GENTLEMEN (2020)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Colin Farrell, Charlie Hunnam, Michelle Dockery, Henry Golding, Hugh Grant, Jeremy Strong, Brittany Ashworth, Jason Wong and Jordan Long. Directed by Guy Ritchie.

REVIEWS The Gentlemen - Underwhelming (but fun) return to form for Guy Ritchie

THE DARK TOWER (2017)
Starring Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Katheryn Winnick, Tom Taylor, Jackie Earle Haley, Claudia Kim, Abbey Lee, Nicholas Hamilton, Fran Kranz and Alex McGregor. Directed by Nikolaj Arcel.

Gunslinger Roland Deschain roams an Old West-like landscape in search of the dark tower, in the hopes that reaching it will preserve his dying world. Based on the series of books written by Stephen King.

REVIEWS The Dark Tower - An absolute disaster of a film
The Dark Tower - Breaking down Stephen King’s remarkable book

GOLD (2017)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard, Timothy Simons, Michael Landes, Stacy Keach, Rachael Taylor, Bruce Greenwood, Craig T. Nelson and Corey Stoll. Directed by Stephen Gaghan.

Kenny Wells is a modern day prospector, hustler and dreamer, desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

REVIEWS Gold - An almost true story

SING (2016)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth Macfarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Edgerton, Tori Kelly, Jennifer Saunders and Jennifer Hudson. Directed by Christophe Lourdelet and Garth Jennings.

Set in a world like ours but entirely inhabited by animals, 'Sing' sees Buster Moon, a dapper Koala who presides over a once-grand theatre that has fallen on hard times. Buster is an eternal optimist - okay, maybe a bit of a scoundrel - who loves his theatre above all and will do anything to preserve it. Now facing the crumbling of his life’s ambition, he has one final chance to restore his fading jewel to its former glory by producing the world’s greatest singing competition.

REVIEWS Sing - Animated animal comedy a little off-key

FREE STATE OF JONES (2016)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Keri Russell and Mahershala Ali. Directed by Gary Ross.

The true story of Newton Knight, a soldier for the Confederacy during the Civil War who became disillusioned with the South’s cause, fled the battlefield, rallied supporters, and declared a safe haven in an area of south-eastern Mississippi in opposition to the Confederacy.
KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS (2016)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Ralph Fiennes, Rooney Mara, George Takei, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and Brenda Vaccaro. Directed by Travis Knight.

Clever, kindhearted Kubo ekes out a humble living, telling fantastical stories to the people of his seaside town. But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a mythical spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta.

Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey and Beetle, and sets out on a thrilling quest to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known. With the help of his shamisen - a magical musical instrument – Kubo must battle gods and monsters, including the vengeful Moon King and the evil twin Sisters to unlock the secret of his legacy, reunite his family and fulfill his heroic destiny.

REVIEWS Kubo and the Two Strings - Visually engaging

INTERSTELLAR (2014)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. Directed by Christopher Nolan.

With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history: traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars.

REVIEWS Interstellar - Reassessing Nolan's science fiction epic
Interstellar - Prepare for a journey of wonderment

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB (2014)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto. Directed by Jean-Marc Vallée.

A son of Texas, Ron Woodroof is an electrician and rodeo cowboy. In 1985, he is well into an unexamined existence with a devil-may-care lifestyle. Suddenly, Ron is blindsided by being diagnosed as H.I.V.-positive and given 30 days to live. Yet he will not, and does not, accept a death sentence.

His crash course of research reveals a lack of approved treatments and medications in the U.S., so Ron crosses the border into Mexico. There, he learns about alternative treatments and begins smuggling them into the U.S., challenging the medical and scientific community including his concerned physician, Dr. Eve Saks (Jennifer Garner).

REVIEWS Dallas Buyers Club - A true story of a true hero

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (2014)
Starring Leonardo Dicaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Rob Reiner, Kyle Chandler, Matthew McConaughey, Jon Bernthal, Kenneth Choi, P. J. Byrne and Brian Sacca. Directed by Martin Scorsese.

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration.

REVIEWS The Wolf Of Wall Street - Excess in the extreme

MUD (2013)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Sam Shepard, Michael Shannon, Joe Don Baker, Ray McKinnon, Sarah Paulson, Paul Sparks, Jacob Lofland and Reese Witherspoon. Directed by Jeff Nichols.

Two teenage boys encounter a fugitive and form a pact to help him evade the bounty hunters on his trail and to reunite him with his true love.

REVIEWS Mud - Love and hate in the muddy waters of Arkansas

BERNIE (2012)
Starring Jack Black, Shirley Maclaine, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman, Tommy G. Kendrick, Rick Dial, Mona Lee Fultz, Dale Dudley, Grant James and Christian Stokes. Directed by Richard Linklater.

REVIEWS Bernie - Getting away with murder

MAGIC MIKE (2012)
Starring Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey, Alex Pettyfer, Cody Horn, Olivia Munn, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer, James Martin Kelly, Reid Carolin and Adam Rodríguez. Directed by Steven Soderbergh.

REVIEWS Magic Mike - More than cheap tricks

DAZED AND CONFUSED (1994)
Starring Jason London, Rory Cochrane, Wiley Wiggins, Sasha Jenson, Michelle Burke, Adam Goldberg, Marissa Ribisi, Anthony Rapp, Milla Jovovich and Matthew McConaughey. Directed by Richard Linklater.
WHITE BOY RICK
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bel Powley, Rj Cyler, Rory Cochrane, Bruce Dern, Piper Laurie, Brian Tyree Henry, Taylour Paige and Jonathan Majors. Directed by Yann Demange.

The true story of Richard Wershe Jr who became the youngest ever undercover FBI informant at the age of 14, before being arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
THE SEA OF TREES
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Ken Watanabe and Naomi Watts. Directed by Gus Van Sant.

The loss of a loved one leads Arthur Brennan across the world to the ‘Sea of Trees’, a dense forest lapping the foothills of Japan’s Mount Fuji, also known as the ‘Suicide Forest’.

Numbed by grief, Arthur enters the depths of the forest with the intention of taking his own life. But at the fateful moment he is interrupted by a Japanese man who no longer wishes to die and cannot find his way out of the forest. Pulled back into the struggle to survive in a ghostly landscape, Arthur embarks on a journey of reflection as the two men search for a way out of the forest, all the while searching for a reason to keep on living.

THE BEACH BUM
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Isla Fisher, Snoop Dogg, Stefania Lavie Owen, Martin Lawrence, Zac Efron, Jonah Hill, Jimmy Buffett, Vanessa Marie and Sharon Pfeiffer. Directed by Harmony Korine.

REVIEWS The Beach Bum - Mayhem with Matthew McConaughey

THUNDER RUN 3D
Starring Gerard Butler, Matthew McConaughey and Sam Worthington. Directed by Simon West.

The dangerous and bloody capture of Baghdad by American Forces at the onset of the Iraq War.
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GOLD (2017)
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard, Timothy Simons, Michael Landes, Stacy Keach, Rachael Taylor, Bruce Greenwood, Craig T. Nelson and Corey Stoll. Directed by Stephen Gaghan.

Kenny Wells is a modern day prospector, hustler and dreamer, desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

REVIEWS Gold - An almost true story

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