Seriously. Just take a look at his CV between 1994 and 2010. With a few notable exceptions, it is an impressively consistent stream of bona fide, Rotten Tomatoes-certified garbage.
Copyright: Rex Features Everett CollectionWith McConaughey's new film The Paperboy hitting UK cinemas this Friday, Digital Spy takes a look back through the highs and lows of his filmography, so you don't have to.
Following The Paperboy, McConaughey will star in Dallas Buyers Club - a role for which he lost 40 pounds - and Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street.
The Paperboy is released in the UK on March 15.
Watch a trailer below: