Drive

2011 – USA Director: Nicolas Winding Refn Starring: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Christina Hendricks, Oscar Isaac, Bryan Cranston, Ron Pearlman, Albert Brooks Words: J. Senior It seems surreal to be talking about Drive, now over half a decade on from its original release, as it still feels utterly contemporary and relevant. Nicolas Winding Refn’s first…

The Nice Guys

2016/ USA Director: Shane Black Starring: Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe, Angourie Rice, Kim Basinger, Keith David, Beau Knapp, Yaya DaCosta, Margaret Qualley Words: N. Scatcherd Los Angeles, 1977. The mysterious death of a porn actress and the subsequent search for a young girl bring together two very different Private Investigators: hapless drunk Holland March (Ryan…

Must See Movies: June

We here at Reel Steel care about cinema, and as a result we care that you, our readership are going to see the very best that cinema has to offer.   The Nice Guys released June 3rd, 2016 Ryan Gosling alongside Russell Crowe star as two polar opposite private investigators working together to solve the…

Must See Movies: May

We here at Reel Steel care about cinema, and as a result we care that you, our readership are going to see the very best that cinema has to offer. Everybody Wants Some released May 13th, 2016 Richard Linklater returns from the astonishing success of his magnum opus, Boyhood, with a film he is billing…

The Big Short

2015 – USA Director – Adam McKay Adapted from the book – ‘The Big Short’ by Michael Lewis Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt Words: J. Wood The financial crash of 2008 has provided material for a number of interesting films over the past few years and this is another, telling the…