Tag: Matthew McConaughey

Movie Review: ‘White Boy Rick’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley

Posted: September 14, 2018 at 8:26 am   /   Movie Reviews

“In 1980s Detroit, Ricky Wershe Jr. was a Street Hustler, FBI Informant, and Drug Kingpin – all before he turned 16. ‘White Boy Rick’ Based on the true story.” This tagline is painted across all of the promotional material for White Boy Rick, opening this weekend. With that tagline and an incredibly intriguing trailer scored […]

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68: ‘Interstellar’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway

Posted: November 13, 2014 at 10:24 am   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

Jim Batts from WeAreMovieGeeks.com joins us in the war room this week as dissect Interstellar. Christopher Nolan shoots Matthew McConaughey into space in this ambitious epic full of black holes, worm holes and, um… plot holes. You also get your requisite box office report from Kevin, plus we tackle Big Hero 6. It’s an IMAX sized […]

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Movie Review: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto

Posted: November 19, 2013 at 7:38 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Dallas Buyers Club uses a pair of stellar, Academy Award worthy performances to overcome an at times mundane screenplay. Matthew McConaughey stars as Ron Woodroof, a badass bull riding cowboy who like most in 1985, didn’t realize the AIDS epidemic was going to change the world. McConaughey does a fine job showcasing Woodroof’s wild side […]

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‘Dallas Buyer’s Club’ opens November 15 in St. Louis! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: November 13, 2013 at 6:42 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter to win a pass for two! 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 epidemic, and the U.S. was divided over how […]

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Watch Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Trailer Starring Leonardo DiCaprio

Posted: June 18, 2013 at 5:50 am   /   Film, Local, Movie Trailers

In just over 24 hours, the official trailer for Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street has received over 1.2 million hits on YouTube. The film, based on the memoirs of Jordan Belfort (the real “Wolf of Wall Street), stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill and Matthew McConaughey as stock brokers who have more money than […]

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Movie Review: ‘Mud’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Sam Shepard

Posted: April 25, 2013 at 10:42 pm   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Who is Mud? That is the question you will ask yourself throughout the entire film that stars Matthew McConaughey, about his mysterious character living on a secluded island in Arkansas. It is hard to tell whether he is good or bad, telling the truth or manipulating it to get his way. In either case, trying […]

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Matthew McConaughey’s ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ HIV Drama Acquired by Focus Features

Posted: April 24, 2013 at 9:54 pm   /   Coming Soon, Local, Movie News

Matthew McConaughey wants an Oscar, and he is determined to get one with his latest film, Dallas Buyers Club. The usually-buff actor dropped 38 pounds for the role of real-life HIV/AIDS patient Ron Woodroof. McConaughey’s commitment to the film is similar to what we have seen Christian Bale do on multiple occasions – the last […]

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‘Mud’ Starring Matthew McConaughey Opens April 26! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: April 19, 2013 at 12:23 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter to win a pass for two! MUD is an adventure about two boys, Ellis (Tye Sheridan) and his friend Neckbone (Jacob Lofland), who find a man named Mud (Matthew McConnaughey) hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios—he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to […]

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Movie Review: ‘Killer Joe’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Thomas Hayden Church

Posted: August 24, 2012 at 5:57 pm   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Killer Joe is a very dark and violent comedy about a young drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) who can’t pay off his supplier after losing his stash so he gets his dad (Thomas Hayden Church), sister (Juno Temple), and step-mom (Gina Gershon) involved in a plan to hire a professional killer (Matthew McConaughey) to take care […]

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KILLER JOE Opens August 24 in St. Louis! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: August 15, 2012 at 2:03 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

A TOTALLY TWISTED DEEP-FRIED TEXAS REDNECK TRAILER PARK MURDER STORY. Enter to win a pair of passes! When 22-year-old Chris (Emile Hirsch) finds himself in debt to a drug lord, he hires a hit man to dispatch his mother, whose $50,000 life insurance policy benefits his sister Dottie (Juno Temple). Chris finds Joe Cooper (Matthew […]

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