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Killer Joe (movie)

Matthew McConaughey maps his route to stardom

Matthew McConaughey maps his route to stardom

We could, on our own, diagram the ups and downs of Matthew McConaughey's acting career. But, to borrow a line from "Dazed and Confused," it'd be a lot cooler if he did. He obliges.

'Dazed and Confused'

" 'All right, all right, all right!' First thing I ever said on camera. I had 30 minutes to think about that scene. I'm like, 'Wooderson's about four things: his car, his weed, rock 'n' roll, women. I'm in my Chevelle. I'm high. Ted Nugent's on the radio. And here comes this hot, redheaded intellectual girl.' And I say, 'All right, all right, all right,' because I'm batting three out of four. And there's the girl. She's the...