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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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Tragic 1 Star

FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Matthew McConaughey
Jennifer Garner
Jared Leto
Steve Zahn
Kevin Rankin
Denis O'Hare
Directors
Jean-Marc Vallée
Screenwriters
Craig Borten
Melisa Wallack
Running Time
117 minutes

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Plot
The true story of Ron Woodroof (McConaughey), a straight but promiscuous lowlife who discovers he is HIV positive in 1985 Texas. Refusing to accept the worst, he turns to blackmarket medicine and becomes the unlikeliest saviour.


Verdict
Get this — Matthew McConaughey is currently the most exciting acting talent at work in movies. Next up, the simple business of a Christopher Nolan.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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