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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Matthew McConaughey as "Ron Woodroof"

In mid-1980s Texas, electrician Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) is stunned to learn that he has AIDS. Though told that he has just 30 days left to live, Woodroof refuses to give in to despair. He seeks out alternative therapies and smuggles unapproved drugs into the U.S. from wherever he can find them. Woodroof joins forces with a fellow AIDS patient (Jared Leto) and begins selling the treatments to the growing number of people who can't wait for the medical establishment to save them.

Academy Award (2013) Won Best Actor
Golden Globe (2013) Won Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013) Won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

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