One of the most talented Hollywood stars of the present, Matthew McConaughey is celebrating his birthday today (November 4th). The Oscar winner has turned 45 today. Matthew McConaughey got noticed in 2003 with the comedy movie, Dazed and Confused.
Matthew McConaughey came to be known as a romantic hero in 2000s
after acting in hit movies like romantic comedies, including
The Wedding Planner (2001), How to Lose a Guy in 10
Days (2003), Failure to Launch (2006), Fool's
Gold (2008) and Ghosts of Girlfriends Past
However, the actor shifted from the romantic comedy genre in
2010 by picking up movies like The Lincoln Lawyer (2011),
Bernie (2011), Killer Joe (2011), The
Paperboy (2012), Mud (2012), Magic Mike
(2012) and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013).
Matthew McConaughey won his first Academy Award in 2013 for
portraying a cowboy diagnosed with AIDS in the biographical film
Dallas Buyers Club. Apart from
changing his look completely for the movie by losing oodles of
weight, Matthew also got a lot of appreciation for his acting in
Matthew McConaughey will be next seen in Interstellar
which is all set to hit the theatres on November 5th in North
America and a wide release on November 7, 2014. As it is the
birthday of the handsome and rough American star, here is a look at
some of the best movies of Matthew McConaughey which are worth
Happy Birthday Matthew McConaughey: His Best
Dallas Buyers Club
Matthew won his first Academy Award for portraying the role of
an AIDS patient in the biographical film.
A Time To Kill
The drama film adaptation of John Grisham's 1989 novel of the
same name was a critical as well as commercial success which shot
Matthew McConaughey to fame as it was his big break. Matthew plays
a white lawyer who fights to give justice to the father of a
10-year-old black girl who was raped.
The thriller movie is a nice watch with Matthew playing a
reporter. Although Nicole Kidman got most of the attention for her
bold role, Matthew and other stars like Zac Efron also played their
roles to perfection.
The Wedding Planner
Matthew got a lot of accolades for his role in this classic
rom-com movie opposite Jennifer Lopez.
How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days
Another romantic comedy starring Matthew and Kate Hudson, this
is one of the films you must watch.
Matthew McConaughey received an Independent Spirit Award
nomination for Best Male Lead in this Gothic crime drama.
The Lincoln Lawyer
The movie was not just a critical success but took Matthew
McConaughey's career to the next level.
The movie is roughly based on the early life of Channing Tatnum
as a stripper in Tampa. However, the classic and sensuous stripping
scenes of Matthew will leave you amazed!
Mud was named one of the Top Ten Independent Films of 2013 by
the National Board of Review with a strong performance by Matthew
The Wolf Of Wall Street
He has given one of his best performances as the boss, and not
to forget the quotes and lessons.