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Matthew McConaughey in The Dark Tower

Matthew McConaughey (1969 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (The Return of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre) (1994) [Vilmer Slaughter]: Slashed to death by the propellers of a low flying plane as his brother Robert Jacks looks on in shock, as both of them are chasing Renée Zellweger.
  • Lone Star (1996) [Sheriff Buddy Deeds]: Dies off-screen, at some point between the flashback sequences and the present-day scenes.
  • Scorpion Spring (1996) [El Rojo]: Shot in the forehead by Esai Morales.
  • The Newton Boys (1998) [Willis Newton]: Dies off-screen from old age years after the film ends; his death is revealed in onscreen text at the end of the film
  • Reign of Fire (2002) [Denton Van Zan]: Eaten by an alpha dragon after being caught in midair while trying to kill it with an axe.
  • Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009) [Connor Mead]: Dies off-screen under unspecified circumstances in a vision of the future; his grave is shown when Olga Maliouk shows Matthew his own future funeral. (He survives the movie itself.)
  • Killer Joe (2012) [Killer Joe Cooper]: Possibly shot to death off-screen by Juno Temple; the movie ends with Juno pointing a gun at Matthew, leaving his fate open-ended.
  • The Paperboy (2012) [Ward Jansen]: Throat slit with a machete by John Cusack, after a struggle, as his brother Zac Efron looks on in horror. His body is shown again later on as Zac transports his and Nicole Kidman's bodies back to town in a boat.
  • Dallas Buyers Club (2013) [Ron Woodroff]: Dies off-screen from AIDS related complications; his death is revealed in the text during the end credits.
  • Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) [Beetle/Hanzo]: Stabbed in the back while shielding Monkey (Charlize Theron) and Kubo (Art Parkinson) as they look in shock; he later appears (having reverted to human form) as a spirit.
  • The Dark Tower (2017) [Walter Padick]: Shot to death by Idris Elba during their final battle.
  • White Boy Rick (2018) [Richard Wershe Sr.]: Mentioned in the end text as having passed away in 2014.
  • Serenity (2019) [Baker Dill]: Killed off-screen during the war in Iraq before the events of the movie. It's revealed that Matthew and the island that he is on throughout the movie is a computer simulation created by his son Rafael Sayegh after his death.

Television Deaths[]

  • Unsolved Mysteries (1992) [Larry Dickens]: Shot several times by multiple murderer Edward Bell.


Notable Connections[]

  • Mr. Camila Alves