Jared Leto and Matthew McConaughey sit on a bench in Dallas Buyers Club.
There's been a lot of talk lately about how Matthew McConaughey has reinvented himself as a Serious Actor, launching himself out of the chick flick ghetto (Ghosts of Girlfriends Past et al) and into Oscar-nominated territory with Important Movies like Dallas Buyers' Club. But what we want to know is, how has his characters' approach to love and sex changed over the years, and over the movies?
Turns out, it's not just McConaughey's Rust Cohle in HBO's True Detective who has a bit of a philosophical bent. It was there from the start -- it's just been honed over the years, you might say. So here is a chronological timeline of McConaughey's advice on love and sex over the years, according to his characters.
1993: Dazed and Confused
"That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I get older, they stay the same age."
"Is the world fundamentally a better place because of science and technology? We shop at home, we surf the Web... at the same time,