A handpicked list of the best movies of all time starring Ryan Gosling.
The Incredibly talented Canadian Actor and Musician ‘Ryan Thomas Gosling’ is a Hollywood sensation. Ryan Gosling’s best movies are a blockbuster hit in terms of reviews and business they manage to do.
His story is yet another successful miraculous illustration of a high-school dropout in the quest of achieving his dreams. His life and professional career have been nothing short of a climax summit.
At the age of 15, Ryan hated being a child. He experienced bullying in elementary school and had no friends until the age of 14. Ryan had to opt for homeschooling due to a suspension. However, he made the best use of the opportunity.
Homeschooling gave me a sense of autonomy which I never really lost.Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling’s Introduction to Acting
Gosling started acting at an early age. His sister who was a performer encouraged to perform in front of huge audiences. Together they both performed music at weddings and other ceremonies. At the age of 12, he gave an audition in Montreal, for Disney Channel’s “The Micky Mouse Club”.
Gosling was given a two-year contract yet he appeared infrequently on the screen as other children were considered more talented than him. However, Ryan Gosling was always destined to be a superstar and the list of his best movies is just another evidence to support his narrative of his works.
Ryan Gosling’s best movies
Picking Ryan’s best works is a daunting task for any movie fan. However, our team has improvised a collection of some of his best works of all time. Considering the mind-boggling vertex of his acting, the following movies cover several genres and styles. However, his personal favorite is going back in time.
Blade Runner 2049
Released in 2017, Blade Runner 2049 is an American neo-noir science fiction film. A sequel to the 1982 film Blade Runner, the movie stars Ryan Gosling as K, a nexus-9 replicant “blade runner” who somehow uncovers a secret that threats to destabilize the entire society. The film received high appreciation and was considered as one of the best films in 2017 by many.
In the movie, Ryan Gosling as LAPD Officer K takes us to times to depict the unseen areas of this future world, like the wasteland that was once Las Vegas. Against all odds and anticipation “Blade Runner 2049” managed to pull off a great show to match the audience’s expectations.
Sci-fi Drama First Man is an American biographical movie. Directed by Damien Chazelle and based on the book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong. The movie stars Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong. The movie received criticism from both parties of the US on its choice to not show the planting of US Flag on the lunar surface.
However, it received several accolades for the performance of its stars and the set they managed to create to depict the moon’s surface, is still considered as one of the best for the job.
A 2006 Drama Movie based on Social Problem, Half Nelson is one of the biggest hits of Gosling. The movie depicts Ryan as Dan Dunne, a middle school history teacher with a ‘revolutionary’ way of teaching that rejects the standard curriculum. Gosling was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his work in Half Nelson. Perhaps, the movie becomes an automatic addition to this list.
La La Land
Romance, Comedy, Drama and Music, La La Land has them all. Ryan teamed up with Damien Chazelle for this amazing piece of art. La La Land received high appreciation from critics mainly for Chazelle’s screenplay and direction and Gosling and Stone’s performances. Also, its musical stores, musical numbers, cinematography, and production design were hugely admired.
The American Film Institute along with the National Board of Review selected La La Land as one of the top ten films of 2016. It won record-breaking seven awards from its seven nominations in the 74th Golden Globes.
The Nice Guys
It is incredibly hard to believe that “The Nice Guys” was not a bigger hit than it was. Directed by Shane Black “The Nice Guys” is also one of the most hilarious comedies in recent times. Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe were perfect together in the setup. Unfortunately, The Nice Guys were lost in the shadows of Captain America: Civil War and Me Before You, in the summer of 2016.
These are some of the best-handpicked movies of Ryan Gosling. However, the list can go long. There were several options to choose from, hence, if anyone has better suggestions – please write to us in the comment box with your reason.