If you like Matthew McConaughey you should definitely watch our picks for his best movies.
Matthew David McConaughey, born November 4, 1969 is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his supporting performance in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused.
10. Gold (2016)
Gold is a 2016 crime drama film directed by Stephen Gaghan and stars Matthew McConaughey, Édgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard and Corey Stoll. Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia. But as the risky expedition begins without a single speck of gold or the promise of it on the horizon, disease and failure will begin to threaten the dream. Is it indeed only an intriguingly bold and reckless fantasy?
Adventure, Drama, Thriller | Director: Stephen Gaghan
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9. We Are Marshall (2006)
We Are Marshall is a 2006 historical drama biopic film directed by McG and stars Matthew McConaughey, Matthew Fox, David Strathairn, Robert Patrick and Anthony Mackie. When a plane crash claims the lives of 37 members of the Marshall University football team and some of its fans, the team’s new coach, Jack Lengyel and his surviving players try to keep the football program alive. But building a team from scratch is a daunting exercise requiring many in the community to examine their values.
Drama | Director: McG
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8. The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
The Lincoln Lawyer is a 2011 neo noir legal thriller film directed by Brad Furman and stars Matthew McConaughey, Ryan Phillippe, Marisa Tomei, Josh Lucas, William H. Macy and Bryan Cranston. Mickey thinks he has taken the case of a lifetime when he accepts his new client: a rich playboy accused of rape and attempted murder. Mickey soon discovers that he is being trapped in a twisted conspiracy in which this case might be linked to an old case of his.
Crime, Drama, Thriller | Director: Brad Furman
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7. Mud (2013)
Mud is a 2012 coming-of-age drama film written and directed by Jeff Nichols and stars Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Sam Shepard, and Reese Witherspoon. Ellis and Neckbone are exploring the Mississippi when they stumble upon a small island inhabited by Mud. According to Mud, his true love Juniper is awaiting his arrival in town, and together they plan to make a daring escape from brutal bounty hunters after he killed a man in Texas. Fascinated, they agree to help Mud, despite the potential dangers of doing so.
Drama | Director: Jeff Nichols
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6. A Time to Kill (1996)
A Time to Kill is a 1996 crime, thriller film directed by Joel Schumacher that stars Matthew McConaughey, Samuel L Jackson, Kevin Spacey, and Sandra Bullock. After his ten-year-old daughter is raped in Canton, Mississippi by two white racists, Carl takes the law in his hands and murders her culprits. He then faces a trial and urges his attorney friend Jake Tyler, to assist him in his legal case. After taking Lee’s case, Jake has to fight most of his friends including his best friend, his secretary, and his wife.
Crime, Drama, Thriller | Director: Joel Schumacher
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5. Dazed and Confused (1993)
Comedy, Drama | Director: Richard Linklater
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4. The Gentlemen (2019)
The Gentlemen is a 2020 action crime film written and directed by Guy Ritchie and stars Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Henry Golding, Michelle Dockery, Jeremy Strong, Eddie Marsan, Colin Farrell and Hugh Grant. The story follows Mickey Pearson who has done very well financially with his highly profitable cannabis empire. He is now looking into cashing in his business which he has come to value at nearly 400 million and tries to sell it off to a dynasty of Oklahoma billionaires.
Action, Crime, Comedy | Director: Guy Ritchie
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3. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 biographical black comedy crime film directed by Martin Scorsese and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler and Jon Bernthal. It based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his career as a stockbroker in New York City to his rise living the high life. But his firm, Stratton Oakmont, was engaged in rampant corruption and fraud on Wall Street. How long will Belfort be able to maintain his elaborate wealth and luxurious lifestyle?
Crime, Drama, Comedy | Director: Martin Scorsese
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2. Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Dallas Buyers Club is a 2013 biographical drama film directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and stars Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto. In mid 1980s Texas, Ron is diagnosed with HIV and is deprived of effective government-approved drugs. So, he seeks out alternative therapies and and smuggles approved drugs into the US. He joins forces with an unlikely group of renegades and outcasts and begins to sell the treatments to a growing number of people who can’t wait for the medical establishment to save them.
Drama, History | Director: Jean-Marc Vallée
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1. Interstellar (2014)
Will the end of the earth be the end of humanity? Christopher Nolan explores this question in his 2014 epic sci-fi, adventure-drama Interstellar. The movie received critical praise and won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, and Jessica Chastain, it is set in a dystopian future where humanity is struggling to survive. The story follows a group of astronauts who want to change that and travel through space in search of a new home for humanity. But will they succeed?
Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction | Director: Christopher Nolan
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