Matthew McConaughey pulls off Cannes double header

In this Feb. 5, 2008 photo, actor Matthew McConaughey makes an appearance on MTV's Total Request Live at MTV Studios, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)

May 27, 2012 4:46:19 PM PDT
To have one film competing at the Cannes Film Festival is a privilege. To have two, Matthew McConaughey says, is wonderful good fortune - and the reward for a spell of hard labor in the trenches of independent cinema.