December 1, 2013 at 8:23 pm EST | by Staff reports
‘Dallas Buyers Club’ generates Oscar buzz
Matthew McConaughey as Ron Woodroof in 'Dallas Buyers Club.' (Photo courtesy Focus Features)

Matthew McConaughey as Ron Woodroof in ‘Dallas Buyers Club.’ (Photo courtesy Focus Features)

“Dallas Buyers Club” continues garnering raves, discussion and strong box office in the LGBT community and beyond.

Actors Mathew McConaughey and Jared Leto have been generating major Oscar buzz as well for their performances in the film which tells of Ron Woodroof, an AIDS patient in mid-’80s Dallas who launches a major war with the FDA by smuggling unapproved AIDS meds from all over the world at a time when treatment for the disease left few options.

McConaughey lost 50 pounds for the part which many critics are calling his best performance to date. The film has already earned turned a strong profit. Check here for D.C.-area movie theaters that are showing the film.




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