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Matthew Mcconaughey Dedicates Oscar To God

3rd March 2014

Matthew McConaughey dedicated his Best Actor Oscar to God.The overjoyed star was delighted to accept the trophy for his role in 'Dallas Buyers Club' - which saw him lose 50lbs to play A.I.D.S. patient Ron...

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Mcconaissance Is Complete As Matthew Mcconaughey Wins Oscar For Best Actor

By Michael West | 3rd March 2014

As we predicted, Matthew McConaughey's remarkable career turnaround is complete after the actor won the Oscar for Best Actor at the 86th Academy Awards for his stunning turn in Dallas Buyers Club. McConaughey played Ron...

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Rain Threatens To Dampen Oscar Parade - Get Ready For Soaking Stars And Wet Winners

By Jack de Aguilar | 1st March 2014

Spring showers are expected to fall tomorrow night as the biggest Hollywood stars descend upon the Dolby theatre for The Oscars ceremony. The National Weather Service has forecast heavy rain for Friday and Saturday in...

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Predicting The Oscars - Best Actor And Best Director

By Michael West | 1st March 2014

Ok, so it's that time of year again: when we all predict the outcome of the Oscars and then hastily forget about our in-depth stories when the Academy throws up a couple of left-field winners...

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A Week In Movies: Oscars Too Close To Call, Lupita Rules The Red Carpet, Godzilla Crushes San Francisco, And Veronica Mars Is Back

By Rich Cline | 28th February 2014

All eyes are on Hollywood this weekend as the Academy Awards take place this Sunday night. The least predictable Oscars in years, there are multiple possible winners in most of the major categories, as Gravity,...

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Dallas Buyers Club? Matthew Mcconaughey's Finest Performance Lies On Tv

By Michael West | 27th February 2014

Ok, so we realise Matthew McConuaghey could only have received Oscar nominations for Mud, The Wolf of Wall Street and Dallas Buyers Club, but the McConnaissance did not reach its zenith when the Texan 44-year-old...

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Matthew Mcconaughey Was Far From First Choice In 'Dallas Buyers Club' Casting [Trailer]

By Lauren James | 26th February 2014

Matthew McConaughey may have pulled off the performance of his career in Dallas Buyers Club but the actor apparently had to convince the movie's directors that he was the right guy to take on the...

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Oscars 2014: Why Jared Leto Will Win A Supporting Actor Category Full Of Spring Chickens

By Jack de Aguilar | 26th February 2014

Did you know Jared Leto was 42? I didn’t. Anyway, enough of that: here’s why he’ll win the Best Supporting Actor award at this Sunday’s Oscars for his turn as Rayon in the also-nominated Dallas...

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Ignore The Bookies, It Could Be Leonardo Dicaprio's Year At The Oscars

By Michael West | 25th February 2014

Let's ignore the bookmakers' predictions for this Sunday's Oscars (March 2, 2014). The people who devise these odds have not seen the movies and base their prices on critics' reviews and public opinion of movies,...

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True Detective Fans: Cary Fukunaga Has A New Project On The Cards

By Jack de Aguilar | 25th February 2014

Fans of HBO’s True Detective will want to pay attention, as the show’s director, Cary Fukunaga – who was in charge for all eight episodes of the Louisiana drama – is at the centre of...

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The UK Falls For An Ephemeral 'True Detective'

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th February 2014

While U.S audiences enjoyed episode 6 of HBO’s True Detective last night, Sky Atlantic aired the first on Saturday (Feb 22) as British viewers got a taste of Rust’s enigmatic ponderings as opposed to Martin’s...

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Ahead Of The Oscars, Leonardo Dicaprio Wins Most Googled Male Lead

By Victoria Pavlova | 24th February 2014

The Academy Awards are almost upon us and, like any other major event of the past decade, Google Trends are one of the most reliable ways to measure interest in the coming show. This week...

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Oscar Winner's Speeches Analysed: Who's Thanked First, Or Last?

By Stephanie Chase | 22nd February 2014

When you win an Oscar, who are you expected to mention in you acceptance speech at the Academy Awards? Spouses, family, mother, God? Well Matthew, Leo, Jared, Lupita and the rest should take note of...

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The Things They Say: 4080418

21st February 2014

"It's very funny because people see him onscreen or out there in public in a certain way, and they have this vision of him being this romantic and so passionate... And sometimes I'm like, 'Who...

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Cutest Thing Ever? Kids Reenact Best Picture Oscar Nominees [Video]

By Stephanie Chase | 21st February 2014

If you haven’t seen all of this year’s Oscar nominated films, don’t fear! Cinefex have gathered some very cute kid to act out scenes from (most of) the nominated films.Tom Hanks in Captain PhillipsTom Hank’s...

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Matthew Mcconaughey & Woody Harrelson Turn Table Tennis Match Into Extreme Sport

21st February 2014

A game of table tennis can turn into an extreme sport when pals Matthew Mcconaughey and Woody Harrelson play together - one match left them both bloodied and bruised and surrounded by shattered glass and...

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The Things They Say: 4078754

20th February 2014

"He's a horrible driver. You know the guy... He thinks stop signs are sort of anti-establishment; stop signs should only be there if a car is coming. Other than that, don't tell me what to...

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True Detective Season 2: Which Pairing Can Pick Up From Cohle And Hart?

By Jack de Aguilar | 20th February 2014

Nic Pizzolatto put the sincerity and quality of True Detective’s story over multiple seasons of the show, asserting that a strict 8-episode format would be condusive to a strong third act. And judging by the...

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Matthew Mcconaughey Quit Hollywood To Shed Rom-com Image

19th February 2014

Matthew Mcconaughey walked away from Hollywood in a bid to shed his image as the rom-com king.The Time To Kill star stepped back from the movie industry after featuring in a slew of romantic comedies,...

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Matthew Mcconaughey Thankful For Success

19th February 2014

Matthew McConaughey has a ''lot to be thankful for''.The 44-year-old actor has won a string of awards for his portrayal of AIDS victim Ron Woodruff in 'Dallas Buyers Club' and is ''proud'' of the recognition...

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For Now, Matthew Mcconaughey Is Just Playing Matthew Mcconaughey, Oscar Nominee

By Jack de Aguilar | 19th February 2014

A great deal has been written about Matthew McConaughey’s ‘career turnaround’ from perennial topless rom-com actor to indie film maestro and small screen true detective. And since the Texas-born 44-year-old started eschewing the mainstream offers...

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Matthew Mcconaughey And Others Who Shed The Pounds For Movie Roles

By Sophie Miskiw | 19th February 2014

Losing or gaining more than 20 pounds is a huge deal for most people. Not for the celebrities though! Those guys drop and put back on weight for roles in the blink of an eye....

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Hbo's 'True Detective'

By Jack de Aguilar | 18th February 2014

Somehow, True Detective’s fifth episode managed to be even better than the explosive fourth, building upon that miraculous 6-minute tracking shot crescendo and supplementing the action – so skilfully predicated by three episodes of character...

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Daniel Day-lewis To Present An Oscar, But Who Is Most Likely To Win It?

By Victoria Pavlova | 18th February 2014

Daniel Day-Lewis is joining the presenters’ lineup at the coming Oscars. The 56-year-old actor has been announced to present an award, among other Hollywood big-timers like Jennifer Lawrence, who have already had a few moments...

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Chiwetel Ejiofor Trumps Leonardo Dicaprio For Bafta, Dicaprio Applauds

By Victoria Pavlova | 17th February 2014

Chiwetel Ejiofor triumphed at Sunday night’s BAFTA honours ceremony, beatings his fellow nominees for the best actor award (obviously, that’s how award shows work). The 12 Years a Slave actor beat out The Wolf of...

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Jared Leto Flirted For Dallas Buyers Club Role

17th February 2014

Jared Leto ''flirted'' to get his part in 'Dallas Buyers Club'.The 30 Seconds to Mars frontman auditioned for the role of transgender AIDS victim Rayon via Skype and made sure he made a lasting...

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Matthew Mcconaughey 'Floored' By Dialogue

15th February 2014

Matthew McConaughey was ''floored'' by his lines in 'Dallas Buyers Club'.The actor lost 42lbs to play AIDS patient Ron Woodroof in the movie - for which he earned his first Best Actor Oscar nomination -...

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Dallas Buyers Club Interviews: Matthew Mcconaughey And Jared Leto [Video]

By Jack de Aguilar | 13th February 2014

A few years ago, it would’ve been nigh-on impossible to imagine Matthew McCaonaughy as an Oscar favourite. But that’s exactly what he is. In fact, he and Jared Leto, who star and stun in Dallas...

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Oscar 'Losers' Win Gift $50,000 Goodie Bag

13th February 2014

Oscar nominees who don't win the coveted prize will be given gift bags worth more than $55,000.Hollywood stars will be attending the Academy Awards on March 2 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles and...

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Oscar Nominees Come Together In Los Angeles

11th February 2014

More than 150 Oscar hopefuls including LEONARDO DiCaprio, Sandra Bullock and Matthew Mcconaughey celebrated their nominations at the annual pre-Academy Awards party on Monday (10Feb14).Hollywood's biggest names came together for the Oscar Nominees Luncheon in...

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