Tag Archive | Matthew McConaughey

Film Review: Serenity

Film Review: Serenity

Frances Winston reviews Serenity, starring Matthew McConaughey Serenity Directed by: Steven Knight  – Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Diane Lane, Jason Clarke, Djimon Hounsou, Jeremy Strong With such a stellar cast, which includes a few Oscar winners, expectations have been very high for this film. But as the saying goes be careful what you wish […]

Film Review & Trailer: Gold

Film Review & Trailer: Gold

Frances Winston liked Gold, but felt it was a bit uneven in parts, and could have been better Directed by: Stephen Gaghan – Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Édgar Ramírez, Bryce Dallas Howard, Corey Stoll, Toby Kebbell, Craig T Nelson, Stacy Keach, Bruce Greenwood Given that Gold is set in the 80s, I am very surprised no […]

Film Review & Trailer: Sing

Film Review & Trailer: Sing

Frances Winston reviews this animation based on talent shows like the X Factor, and feels you could do worse than to bring the Little Ones to Sing, as it is really good fun! Directed by: Garth Jennings – Starring the voices of: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Egerton, Tori […]

Film Review & Trailer: Free State of Jones

Film Review & Trailer: Free State of Jones

Frances Winston thought that this was a good movie with some great acting from the cast, but could have benefitted from sticking to just one of two intertwining stories Directed by: Gary Ross – Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mahershala Ali, Keri Russell Matthew McConaughey continues to eschew the frothy rom-coms that made his name, […]

Review: Dallas Buyers Club

Review: Dallas Buyers Club

Frances Winston takes a look at this harrowing film from Jean-Marc Vallée, and reckons that Jared Leto steals the show Director: Jean-Marc Vallée Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto, Steve Zahn, Dallas Roberts, Michael O’Neill, Denis O’Hare, Griffin Dunne With the current rise in HIV infections within the Irish gay community, this movie serves as […]

Review: The Wolf of Wall Street

Review: The Wolf of Wall Street

Frances Winston feels that the latest offering from Martin Scorsese ensures its success by featuring Leonardo Di Caprio as its lead actor. Directed by: Martin Scorsese Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jon Bernthal, Jon Favreau, Jean Dujardin, P. J. Byrne, Kenneth Choi, Joanna Lumley.