Dallas Buyers Club Reviews

Dec 5, 2022
As a movie it’s a little haphazard and it takes the misstep of trying too hard to create a strong dramatic arc by overegging his wild days that led to him catching the virus.
Aug 19, 2022
Vallée’s attempts to transform reality into a verité-styled exposé are degraded into a purely human interest story once McConaughey and Leto have finished showcasing their astounding ability to drop weight and hand themselves over to their characters.
Jun 21, 2022
Whatever the role, we see (Matthew McConaughey) expand his horizons and prove that he's a chameleon that can fit in just about anywhere.
Sep 2, 2021
A very informative film about a side to the AIDS crisis that we knew very little about before.
Jul 14, 2021
the disastrously misplaced cue-the-laughtrack rom-com rumblings dropped in the middle like sugar sprinkled on bed sores
Jun 14, 2021
The film fails to break the pattern of transphobic narratives in cinema, perhaps because it doesn't understand that trans people are not the same as cis gay people.
Mar 19, 2021
[A] truly stunning performance as electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof.
Feb 27, 2021
An interesting, well-meaning movie, Dallas Buyers Club is powered by the outstanding performances of its two leads.
Jan 31, 2021
An emotional drama that never stoops to melodrama. Instead it's an inspirational film about standing up for what you believe in.
Dec 3, 2020
Leto's supporting turn is also a momentous occasion, certain to attract year-end awards consideration.
Sep 5, 2020
The always good Steve Zahn turns in his meatiest performance in several years.
Jul 16, 2020
Quite simply, this is McConaughey at his absolute best.
Sep 15, 2019
Set in 1985 when most historians consider the height of the AIDS hysteria, and centers around Ron Woodroof, a real life homophobic bigoted cowboy that will unknowingly become an advocate against big pharma in its pursuit for a cure for AIDS.
Aug 29, 2019
The magic of McConaughey and Leto is that they can transcend the clichés and reach some truly emotional moments.
Aug 7, 2019
Matthew McConaughey turns in funny, moving and downright virtuosic performance in the real-life role of Ron Woodroof.
Jun 8, 2019
An emotionally staggering and wonderfully poignant story, with great direction and immaculate performances.
May 7, 2019
The gays, in this film, are titillating extras, as they so long have been, and not only are the courageous stories of many people co-opted for profit, but theft itself is valorised.
Apr 10, 2019
Despite the colorful performances of the leading men, the film stays grounded, never veering into melodrama or overt sentimentality.
Feb 1, 2019
A solid biopic that is elevated to another level thanks to strong work from McConaughey and Jared Leto.
Nov 12, 2018
Disturbing, poignant and brilliantly acted, the potent impact of Dallas Buyers Club certainly is a shocking triumph as both social commentary and absorbing entertainment.
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