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McConaughey, Matthew 1969-

Overview
Works: 260 works in 996 publications in 7 languages and 48,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Football films  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Fiction  Humor  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator, Contributor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Matthew McConaughey
Publications by Matthew McConaughey
Most widely held works by Matthew McConaughey
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
41 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,588 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
52 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,421 libraries worldwide
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway (Foster) receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Paramount Pictures( visu )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,397 libraries worldwide
Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Dallas buyers club by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
28 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,351 libraries worldwide
Texas cowboy Ron Woodroof's free-wheeling life was overturned in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive. Shunned and ostracized by many old friends and bereft of government-approved medicines, he decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, he joined forces with an unlikely band of renegades and outcasts and established a hugely successful "buyers' club."
The Lincoln lawyer ( visu )
26 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,203 libraries worldwide
Michael 'Mick' Haller is a slick, charismatic Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln Town Car. Having spent most of his career defending petty, gutter-variety criminals, Mick unexpectedly lands the case of a lifetime. However, what initially appears to be a straightforward case with a big money payoff swiftly develops into a deadly match between two masters of manipulation and a crisis of conscience for Haller
A time to kill by John Grisham( visu )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,195 libraries worldwide
A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tensions to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice
We are Marshall ( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,132 libraries worldwide
The inspiring story of how a small town in West Virginia, steeped in the rich tradition of college football, struggled to cope with a devastating loss and restore their community after one of the worst disasters in the history of American sports. On the evening of Saturday, November 14, 1970, a chartered jet carrying Marshall University's football team, coaches and fans, was on its way home from a hard-fought game in North Carolina. Less than a minute before its scheduled landing at Tri-State Airport, the plane crashed in the Appalachian Mountains, killing everyone aboard: 37 players, eight coaches and university staff, the flight crew, and 25 prominent Huntington citizens. They find hope and strength in the leadership of outsider Jack Lengyel, a young coach determined to rebuild Marshall's football program. Less than a year after the crash, on September 18, 1971, Marshall University was poised to stage one of the greatest comebacks in collegiate sports
Sahara by Breck Elsner( visu )
33 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,090 libraries worldwide
Three intrepid adventurers, including the legendary Dirk Pitt, set out to claim a massive treaure and foil the efforts of a cadre intent on world destruction
Mud ( visu )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,880 libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
The wolf of Wall Street ( visu )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,867 libraries worldwide
Sex. Money. Power. Drugs. Brace yourself for an outrageous true story from legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Jordan Belfort, a young stockbroker, is hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough
Failure to launch ( visu )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and English, Old [ca. 450-1100] and held by 1,850 libraries worldwide
Tripp is a thirty something slacker, but that doesn't mean that he is ready to give up the many benefits of living at home with his mom and dad. His desperate parents have had enough though, and after years of gentle nudging they soon realize that it is going to take a concerted effort to get Tripp out so they can enjoy their twilight years in peace. Realizing that their only hope for riding themselves of their reluctant-to-leave son, Al and Sue hope that on the off-chance Tripp will meet the woman of his dreams, the two enlist the help of a beautiful and talented woman in providing the romantic incentive needed to finally get their son out of the family home
U-571 by Jonathan Mostow( visu )
48 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
During World War II, a group of Navy men are sent to steal Enigma (the nazis' top-secret decoding device). When their own ship is destroyed, they must secretly make their way through hostile waters in a severely damaged Nazi U-boat to safety with the device
The wedding planner by Jennifer Lopez( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,715 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about love, marriage and other events you just can't plan for. Mary (Jennifer Lopez) is a successful, work obsessed wedding planner in San Francisco who finally finds a man of her own (Matthew McConaughey), or so she thinks. He turns out to be the groom in the biggest wedding of her career. Will she get the job or the guy?
Ghosts of girlfriends past by Guthrie CSD( visu )
20 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,609 libraries worldwide
Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends - at one time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother's wedding, he has a singular goal in mind: score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne - who taught him to love 'em and then leave 'em - has another goal in mind: restore Connor's lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future
Fool's gold by Andy Tennant( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,578 libraries worldwide
Finn is looking for a lost Spanish galleon in the Caribbean. He believes he has found the galleon and has marked the location with his own sunken boat. He enlists the help of his ex-wife, Tess, who is intrigued until she finds he has no real proof of the Spanish ship's location. Fate has put the two together again, this time onboard the boat of multi-millionaire Nigel Honeycutt and his daughter, Gemma. Nigel is fascinated by Finn's story and wants to help him find the treasure. Moe is an old mentor of Finn's who also happens to be looking for the same treasure. Watching both is gangster rapper Bigg Bunny who Finn owes money to. Finn and Tess discover a clue as to where the fortune may lie. Now all Finn has to do is get the gold, get the girl, and get going before Bigg Bunny gets him
Lone star by John Sayles( visu )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
An unsolved murder in a Texas border town uncovers a tale of corruption, intrigue, and forbidden love
Magic Mike by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,544 libraries worldwide
Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money
Bernie by Jack Black( visu )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,518 libraries worldwide
"In the tiny, rural town of Carthage, TX, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede was one of the town's most beloved residents. He taught Sunday school, sang in the church choir and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Everyone loved and appreciated Bermie, so it came as no surprise when he befriended Marjorie Nugent, an affluent widow who was as well known for her sour attitude as her fortune... The people of Carthage were shocked when it was reported that Marjorie Nugent had been dead for some time, and Bernie Tiede was charged with the murder"
Dazed and confused by Richard Linklater( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
Coming of age story of high school students in the '70s. Eight seniors facing life after high school have one last party
The paperboy by Lee Daniels( visu )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
It takes audiences deep into the backwaters of steamy 1960s South Florida, as investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story. With the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent swamp-dweller Hillary Van Wetter was framed for the murder of a corrupt local sheriff
 
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