• Released
  • November 1, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • R , 1 hr 57 min
  • Documentary
  • 2,866 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: AIDS patient Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) smuggles medicine into the United States.

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Critic Ratings

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Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Dallas Buyers Club is one of the best pictures of the year.
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100

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
Dallas Buyers Club represents the best of what independent film on a limited budget can achieve — powerful, enlightening and not to be...
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100

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
What's remarkable about Dallas Buyers Club is its lack of sentimentality. The movie, like its star, is all angles and elbows, earning its...
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100

Variety

By Peter Debruge
The film manages to educate without ever feeling didactic, and to entertain in the face of what would, to any other character, seem like a...
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
This classic tale of a little guy taking on giants benefits from being essentially true, and from accomplished filmmaking, but most of all...
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90

Time

By Richard Corliss
This is a bold, drastic and utterly persuasive inhabiting of a doomed fighter by a performer who has graduated from the shirtless rom-com...
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90

The Hollywood Reporter

By David Rooney
What distinguishes Borten and Wallack’s screenplay is its refusal to sentimentalize by providing humbling epiphanies to set Ron on the...
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
McConaughey makes sure we feel his tenacity and triumphs in the treatment of AIDS. His explosive, unerring portrayal defines what makes an...
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Through its detailed depiction of the lead character and McConaughey's outstanding portrayal, Dallas Buyers Club enlightens compellingly...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
It's been 20 years since Tom Hanks put a movie star's face on the AIDS crisis in "Philadelphia." Since then, Hollywood has largely ignored...
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One of the best movies of this year

By cuzzanio
Great acting and well deserved Oscars. If you have been impacted by a slow or clumsy FDA decision, this movie will move you to the bones!...

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

By DOGMOMTHRICE
AS I BECAME ILL & WAS NOT ABLE TO GO. (AND IT WAS MY BIRTHDAY ! ! ! ) I AM GOING TO HAVE TO RESHEDULE. I CAN'T BELIEVE HOW FEW THEATERS ARE SHOWING. "BEST ACTOR" & BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR"., WHAT...

McConaughey and Leto deserve Oscars

By the_bird_is_the_word
Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto deserve their Oscars. It was a disturbing film with not to lovable characters but great performances, It's disturbing that people live the way they were depicted in...

Dallas Buyers Club...where is it playing?!?!?!

By jmazil01
It's a week after the Academy Awards have wrapped up already and I can't find this movie playing anywhere in my area! Yet, 12 Years a Slave is playing. This bothers me since we're talking about a...

Can't stop thinking about Dallas Buyers Club!

By ccordet
Dallas Buyers Club is an extraordinary film. There is not a moment wasted. Each scene is filled with emotion and character development. It was a pleasure to see such honesty and growth of human...

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Rated R | For Nudity, Drug Use, Pervasive Language and Some Strong Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 17 & under Grim, intense movie tells a powerful, relevant true story.
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