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The best Ryan Gosling movies! You know, movies with Ryan Gosling. What else do you want? Here they are, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ryan Gosling's highest grossing movies have received a lot of praise over the years, and so has his face and his rockin' bod. The order of these top Ryan Gosling movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ryan Gosling movies will be at the top of the list. What are the greatest Ryan Gosling movies? The best Ryan Gosling movies?

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Christina Hendricks, Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan
Drive is a 2011 American neo noir arthouse action directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, starring Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Oscar Isaac and Albert Brooks. It is adapted from the ...more

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Emma Stone, Julianne Moore, Ryan Gosling
Crazy, Stupid, Love is a 2011 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, and written by Dan Fogelman. It stars Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Emma ...more

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Erwin91 added Matt Bomer, Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe
The Nice Guys is a 2016 American neo-noir action comedy film directed by Shane Black. Set in 1977 Los Angeles, the film focuses on a private eye and a tough enforcer who team up to investigate ...more

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#220 of 304 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #731 of 1,204 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #473 of 992 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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CharlesShoaf added Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, John Legend
La La Land is a 2016 American romantic musical comedy-drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle and starring Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, John Legend, and Rosemarie DeWitt. The plot ...more

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#86 of 223 Musical Movies With the Best Songsfeaturing Every Song in La La Land, Ranked by Singabilitylisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling, James Garner
The Notebook is a 2004 American romantic drama film directed by Nick Cassavetes and based on the novel of the same name by Nicholas Sparks. The film stars Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams as a ...more

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#306 of 630 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #271 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Moviesfeaturing These Quotes From 'The Notebook' Will Have You In Tears

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Eva Mendes, Bradley Cooper, Ryan Gosling
The Place Beyond the Pines is a 2012 drama film directed by Derek Cianfrance. In 1997, Luke Glanton (Gosling) is a motorcycle stuntman. In Schenectady, New York, Luke reunites with his ex-lover ...more
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Ryan Gosling, Denis O'Hare, Anthony Mackie
Half Nelson is a 2006 American drama film directed by Ryan Fleck, written by Fleck and Anna Boden. The film stars Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps and Anthony Mackie. It was scored by Juno ...more

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#80 of 106 The Greatest Directorial Debuts Of All Time #135 of 209 The Best Drug Movies of All Timelisted on Movies Set in Brooklyn

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Ryan Gosling, Michelle Williams, Mike Vogel
"Blue Valentine is the story of love lost and love found told in two parallel moments in time. Flooded with romantic memories of their courtship, Dean and Cindy use one night to try and ...more

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Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson
Lars and the Real Girl is a 2007 comedy-drama film directed by Craig Gillespie. A sweet but socially awkward young man (Ryan Gosling) develops a romantic yet platonic relationship with a doll.

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#731 of 808 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #19 of 33 Great Movies About Sad Loner Characters #9 of 49 Great Quirky Movies for Grown-Ups

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Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Corey Stoll
First Man is a 2018 American historical biographical drama film directed by Damien Chazelle. A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling), and the legendary space mission ...more

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#78 of 239 The Best Movies Based on True Stories #7 of 34 The Best Movies About Astronauts & Realistic Space Travellisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Gosling, Denzel Washington
Remember the Titans is a 2000 American sports drama film produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Boaz Yakin. The screenplay, written by Gregory Allen Howard, is based on the true story of ...more

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#88 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #12 of 719 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #802 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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George Clooney, Evan Rachel Wood, Ryan Gosling
The Ides of March is a 2011 American political drama film directed by George Clooney from a screenplay written by Clooney, along with Grant Heslov and Beau Willimon. The film is an adaptation of ...more

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#55 of 318 The Best Political Films Ever Made #23 of 41 35+ Great Political Movies Based on True Stories #105 of 144 The Best Films Directed by Famous Actors

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Ryan Gosling, Anthony Hopkins, Rosamund Pike
Fracture is a 2007 American-German mystery thriller film, directed by Gregory Hoblit and starring Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling. It tells the story of a man accused of an attempt on his wife ...more

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#74 of 257 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #1,429 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #5 of 14 Pretty Good Movies On Netflix To Distract You During A Bout of Insomnia

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Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling
The Big Short is a 2015 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Adam McKay, based on the 2010 book by Michael Lewis about the 2007-2008 financial crisis. A group of investors bet ...more

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#35 of 80 The Best Movies Based on Non-Fiction Books #4 of 40 The Greatest Movies About Making Moneylisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Ryan Gosling, Billy Zane, Natasha Leggero
The Believer is a 2001 American drama film co-written and directed by Henry Bean. The film stars Ryan Gosling as Daniel Balint, a Jew who becomes a Neo-Nazi. It won the Grand Jury Prize at the ...more
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Emma Stone, Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling
This film is a 2013 American film directed by Ruben Fleischer, from a screenplay written by Will Beall and starring Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Emma Stone, and Sean Penn. The story is ...more

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#32 of 94 The Worst January Movie Releases #9 of 15 Movie Couples With Creepy Age Gaps #653 of 745 The Greatest Action Movies of All Time

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Kirsten Dunst, Ryan Gosling, Kristen Wiig
All Good Things is a 2010 drama mystery romance thriller film written by Marcus Hinchey and Marc Smerling and directed by Andrew Jarecki.

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#24 of 49 The Best Good Movies #22 of 28 The Best Movies with Rich People Spending Big #17 of 50 The Best Kirsten Dunst Movies

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Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling, Nick Offerman
This film is a 2002 psychological thriller film produced and directed by Barbet Schroeder. It stars Sandra Bullock, Ben Chaplin, Ryan Gosling and Michael Pitt. It is loosely based on the Leopold ...more

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#394 of 630 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #22 of 43 The Best '00s Cop Movies #18 of 48 The Best Sandra Bullock Movies

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Kerry Washington, Ryan Gosling, Kevin Spacey
The United States of Leland is a 2003 American drama film written and directed by Matthew Ryan Hoge that follows a meek teenage boy, the eponymous Leland, who has inexplicably committed a ...more

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Ryan Gosling, Kristin Scott Thomas, Tom Burke
Only God Forgives is a 2013 Danish-French thriller film written and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, starring Ryan Gosling, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Vithaya Pansringarm. The film was shot on ...more

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#8 of 40 Great Movies with a Neon Aesthetic #15 of 70 The Most Pretentious Movies Ever Made #15 of 46 The Best Mother-Son Movies Ever Made

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Ewan McGregor, Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling
Stay is a 2005 American psychological thriller film directed by Marc Forster. A psychiatrist (Ewan McGregor) tries prevent one of his patients (Ryan Gosling) from committing suicide while trying ...more

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#237 of 387 The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned #3 of 22 The Most Pretentious Horror Movies Ever Made #37 of 70 The Best Mindf*ck Movies

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Amy Adams, Ryan Gosling, David Morse
The Slaughter Rule is an independent film, released in 2002 and starring Ryan Gosling and David Morse. The movie, set in contemporary Montana, explores the relationship between a small-town high ...more
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Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett
Weightless is an upcoming musical drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick and starring Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, Val Kilmer, Clifton ...more
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Rooney Mara, Ryan Gosling, Michael Fassbender
Song to Song is a 2017 drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick. In this modern love story set against the music scene of Austin, Texas, two entangled couples — struggling songwriters ...more
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Ryan Gosling, Sarah Chalke, Chad Willett
Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy is a 1998 comedy romance film directed by Kari Skogland and written by David Barlow, Richmond P. Hobson Jr. and Charles Lazer.