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First Man (2018) Film Review By Gareth Rhodes

First Man (2018) Directed By Damien Chazelle. With Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy. Having enjoyed Damien Chazelle’s previous two films, Whiplash and La La Land, I looked forward to seeing what the exciting young director might do when tackling humankind’s … Continue reading

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La La Land (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

La La Land (2016) Directed by Damien Chazzelle With Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone La La Land. An Oscar-winning musical starring two of the hottest screen stars in town. Sounds like something from the 1950’s, and well, that’d be just … Continue reading

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The Nice Guys (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Nice Guys (2016) Directed by Shane Black. With Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice, Matt Bomer, Margaret Qualley, Keith David and Kim Basinger.  Directed and co-penned by Predator actor, Lethal Weapon writer and Iron Man 3 helmer, Shane Black, The Nice Guys … Continue reading

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Fracture (2007) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Fracture (2007) Directed by Gregory Hoblit. With Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Starthairn and Rosamund Pike.  Los Angeles. A confident lawyer (Gosling) takes a seemingly straightforward conviction case to prosecute a man (Anthony Hopkins) who has confessed to the attempted … Continue reading

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Only God Forgives (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Only God Forgives (2013) Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. With Ryan Gosling, Kristen Scott Thomas and Vithaya Pansringarm. They said I’d either love it or hate it. Well, I loved Nicolas Winding Refn’s ‘Drive’ so much, that I actually got as … Continue reading

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The Place Beyond the Pines (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Place Beyond the Pines (2012) Directed by Derek Cianfrance. With Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper and Eva Mendes. The Place Beyond the Pines stars Ryan Gosling as a stunt rider who decides to use his skills as a getaway driver … Continue reading

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Lars and the Real Girl (2007) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Lars and the Real Girl (2007) Directed by Craig Gillespie. With Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Paul Schneider, Kelli Garner and Patricia Clarkson. With little in the way of financial return, but an overwhelmingly positive critical response, Craig Gillespie’s ‘Lars and … Continue reading

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