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Dallas Buyers Club

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A 2013 biographical drama film which won Oscars for Best Actor & Best Supporting Actor. Matthew McConaughey stars as the real-life AIDS patient Ron Woodroof, who smuggled unapproved pharmaceutical drugs into Texas when he found them effective at improving his symptoms, and distributed them to fellow sufferers by establishing the "Dallas Buyers Club" while facing opposition from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

"Its politics appear conservative, but this Reagan-era story of a Texan Red Neck who imports and sells Aids therapies has an unmissable performance from Matthew McConaughey - The Guardian

September 17th Husthwaite Village Hall