With all the films flourishing in the New Queer Cinema Wave, a substantial amount of common themes emerged, such as living with, representations of gay racial stereotypes, disability/queerness and homonormativity/heteronormativity behavior…
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There are a number of films in the New Queer Cinema, which makes more predominant. This research paper outlines how is predominant in the New Queer Cinema bases its arguments on the film “Dallas Buyers Club”. Consequently, the film Dallas Buyers Club by Eric Cortellessa, introduces the audience to Matthew McConaughey who receives information that he has the HIV virus that causes. In the opening scene of Dallas Buyers Club, the film shows a man riding an expensive bronco, while on the other side of the rodeo, a woman, and a man are enjoying some very impersonal, quick sex. “Dallas Buyers Club” film is a real story of Ron Woodroof, who is an electrician and rodeo fan, he is so shady, so contrary, and uncooperative that he lives seven years being HIV/ positive even when the doctors approve that he has only one month to live in the year 1985. Ron Woodroof was not such a nice person. A ladies’ man, a real homophobe, and a borderline drunker, he tried all he can to remain alive. He ended up assisting and helping other people who were HIV positive in the process of his life. The film “Dallas Buyers Club” takes the viewers back to the time when was a worse crisis, when this disease was public terror, death sentence, and the hostility was high. When Ron Woodroof realizes that he has HIV infection, he first denies the disease and threatens doctor who asks him whether he has ever engaged at any time in homosexual activities. Although Ron Woodroof tries to remain determined and maintaining his past life, within few days, McConaughey portrays to the audience the looks of a dumbfounded and lonely man was having challenges in accepting his new form of life from land of health to that of sickness. Ron Woodroof first decides to get AZT (experimental treatment), which is the only approved type of HIV treatment of that period. Thereafter he starts going across the borders to Mexico for less toxic HIV drugs. He realizes a way of achieving these drugs in plenty and remains alive as well. He later begins fetching some to the United States. Rayon is a transsexual who later becomes a liaison of Ron Woodroof to the people who are most interested to get drugs (Benshoff, Harry, &Sean 8). The film brings glory to the audience because it tries to depict that, all bridges are crossable and nothing in this world is impossible (Rees-Roberts 89). As acted by McConaughey, Woodroof remains the lowdown and harsh person who is most interested in good time and money. There are no physical symptoms, which indicate that, Woodroof has, we just realize and conclude from the change of his actions. For instance, how he shifted from disdain to his new friend Rayon ((Rees-Roberts 105). Perhaps the real things in history require an intervention. “Dallas Buyers Club” limits are the true stories of the real things that happen in our daily life and the facts. An interesting story lands and at the same time reverberates. In real life situation, stories have their own way of stopping leaving someone unsatisfied. This latter is what exactly happens in the film “Dallas Buyers Club” (Rees-Roberts 107). Since the outbreak of the killer disease, HIV/, many real life stories have depicted themselves in magic movies (Rich 9). The film “
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