Over the last few years Matthew McConaughey has resurrected his acting career with strong turns in "Magic Mike," "The Lincoln Lawyer," "Bernie," "Killer Joe," and "Mud." There is a ton of anticipation over his turn in Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," but his best performance of the year is arguably in "Dallas Buyers Club." The film has already made a ton of headlines after pictures of McConaughey's weight loss were posted over the Internet. The act of losing so much weight is only one example of how committed McConaughey's performance in the film is as he delivers one of the finest turns of th year.
Based on a true story, the film tells the story of Ron Woodroof, a man who finds out he has AIDS and seeks out different medical solutions to extend his life. Along the way, he sets up a business in which he deals alternative medicine and finds himself in a fight with the FDA. Continue Reading