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Average of 399 ratings: 3.7 Stars

2013 M Contains sex scenes, violence, drug use and offensive language.

Dare to Live

Loosely based on true events, this drama follows Ron Woodroof, who refuses to accept he'll die in 30 days when he's diagnosed with AIDS in 1986. He extends his life and eventually helps many other AIDS patients by smuggling medications from abroad.

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Duration
117 minutes
Awards
2014 Academy Awards
Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey

DVD details

Screen Format
2.40:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
Zone
4
Audio
English Dolby Digital 5.1

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.40:1
Zone
B
Audio
English DTS-HD Master Audio & Dolby Digital 5.1

14 Member Reviews Write a review

5 by The Taylor's

Panting ladies wanting a dose of the McConaughey they know and love from his various man-candy roles, will not be pleased. Not only is Woodruff a scumbag, he's a sickly, gaunt, bigoted, phlegm hocking... Read more

4 by Watcher

Confronting but like seeing a car crash you won't be able to turn away. Certainly got my attention for the full 117 minutes

5 by Mike9

Was a bit of a surprise package. I really enjoyed this movie. Much better than I expected. Not the usual role for McConaughey, this was about portraying a tough gritty character who is not any sort... Read more

4 by chickletducks

This was surprising - we didn't know much about it until we started into it (best way to watch a movie I guess!). McConaughey has lot a shite ton of weight for this movie (20kg) and it shows in shows... Read more

4.5 by bibsy

Fantastic movie, surprising, informative, strong performances especially Jared Leto.

4 by Lennie

Couldn't get over the way Matthew McConaughey looked. He really was the main character. Terribly sick, so skinny. Thought all the parts were played well. Fascinating story and definitely didn't... Read more

3.5 by chimo

Yes good to hear some of the history of the early AIDS scare. hard to remember back to the shocking death of Rock Hudson, those younger won't remember that newspaper article that this movie started... Read more

3 by Tubbs

A strong lead performance from Matthew I can't spell his name. A worthy dramatisation that avoids the traps.

3 by Vergilia

Definitely not what I had expected, and hard to know exactly where it was going at first. However this movie proved to be a fascinating and revelatory experience. Definitely worth watching.

3.5 by lcmojo

Well done by MM! Others played their roles well. I had no idea what it was about when I put it in, but it definitely kept me interested throughout and reminded me of things in the mid-80s.......would recommend to most.