Articles Posted in the " Matthew McConaughey " Category

  • ‘12 Years a Slave’ Claims Best Picture Oscar

    The 86th Academy Awards have taken place at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Talk show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres hosted the Oscars ceremony for a second time. ‘’12 Years a Slave” won the best picture Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday night, for the first time conferring Hollywood’s top honor on the work of a black director.

  • 2014 Independent Spirit Awards

    Mainstream met indie  at the Independent Spirit Awards on Mar. 1. Established stars like Matthew McConaughey went up against less known actors like Brie Larson. So was it a day for the underdogs, or did the favorites at the Oscar precursor? Find out below!   2014 Spirit Awards Winners — Full List Best Feature: 12 Years a Slave Best […]

  • Dallas Buyers Club (15) Film Review

    Matthew McConaughey has seldom been stronger than in this true story about a straight electrician and rodeo rider called Ron Woodroof who in 1986 contracted HIV. It was a time when AIDS was considered a gay disease. Given 30 days to live and frustrated by a paucity of US government-approved drugs, he takes matters into his own hands

  • Screen Actors Guild Awards 2014 winners: The Complete list

    The Hollywood Award sesaon that kick-started with the Golden Globes, continues with the Screen and Actors Guild Awards (SAG Awards) that recognises outstanding performances in film and primetime television. Let’s see who all have have been able to grab the statuette this year.  Here’s the complete list of winners of the SAG Awards 2014 Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture:American Hustle Outstanding Female […]

  • The Wolf of Wall Street (18) Film Review

    There are many good things about this gloriously cynical black comedy, which is based on the memoirs of crooked Wall Street broker Jordan Belfort. During the 1980s and 90s Jordan lived the high life, indulging his taste for sports cars, drugs and hookers, all funded by the glitzy company he created to sell fraudulently inflated stocks.

  • Oscar Nominations 2014

    American Hustle and Gravity swept the board at this year’s 2014 Oscar nominations, with 10 nods apiece. The David O. Russell drama and Alfonso Cuarón space epic both received nominations in the Best Picture category, as well as nods for their leading men and women. 12 Years A Slave followed closely behind with nine nominations, […]

  • 71st Golden Globe Awards – Complete Winners List 2014

      Golden Globe Awards 2014 winners have been announced. See complete list of Golden Globes winners below! Jennifer Lawrence has won Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for “American Hustle”, the 2nd consecutive year that she won at the Golden Globe. Last year, she was the winner of Best Actress in a Motion Picture […]

  • The New Official Teaser Trailer for Interstellar – In UK Cinemas November 2014

    Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage. #Interstellar — Like the official Facebook page for Interstellar updates Follow us on Twitter at @InterstellarUK

  • The Wolf Of Wall Street – First Look Trailer

    A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Director: Martin Scorsese Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jon Favreau, Spike Jonze RELEASE DATE: 17th January 2014

  • Mud (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

    Dir. Jeff Nichols, US, 2012, 130 mins Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Paulson, Ray McKinnon, Sam Shepard Review by Colin Dibben Stand by Me meets Cormac McCarthy’s Suttree in this languorous, very actorly Mississippi River set drama. Two young Mississippi River dwellers, Ellis and Neckbone (Sheridan, Lofland) befriend Mud (McConaughey), […]