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Watch: How Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto Transformed for ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Watch: How Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto Transformed for 'Dallas Buyers Club'

When you think about Jean-Marc Vallée’s “Dallas Buyers Club,” your attention probably focuses on the Academy Award-winning performances from Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto or the makeup and hairstyling used to transform Leto into Rayon. One thing you may find yourself overlooking, however, is the drama’s authentic outfits. The latest Academy Originals clip is here to change just that by highlighting the integral work by costume designers Kurt and Bart (“Out of the Furnace,” “Stoker”).

From sifting through thrift stores to perfecting the dressed-down cowboy Americana of the 1970s-1980s, Kurt and Bart reveal all the details behind developing the look and feel of the film’s characters in the new clip below:

 

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