Footage of Matthew McConaughey Auditioning for the Classic Richard Linklater Film ‘Dazed and Confused’

The Criterion Collection has shared footage of a young Matthew McConaughey auditioning for his role of David Wooderson in Richard Linklater‘s classic 1993 stoner film Dazed and Confused.

Dazed and Confused Forward

Dazed and Confused Car

images via Movie Man’s Guide to the Movies

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