The Nice Guys Movie

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Who's Involved:

Matt Bomer, Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe, Hal Sadoff, Shane Black, Kim Basinger, Joel Silver, Ken Kao, Alex Walton, Ty Simpkins, Keith David, Yaya DaCosta, Beau Knapp, Anthony Bagarozzi, Michael J. Malone, Yvonne Zima

Release Date:

Friday, May 20, 2016 Nationwide

violence, sexuality, nudity, language and brief drug use
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

The Nice Guys takes place in 1970s Los Angeles, when down-on-his-luck private eye Holland March (Gosling) and hired enforcer Jackson Healy (Crowe) must work together to solve the case of a missing girl and the seemingly unrelated death of a porn star. During their investigation, they uncover a shocking conspiracy that reaches up to the highest circles of power.

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Who stars in The Nice Guys: Cast List

Kraven the Hunter, The Pope’s Exorcist  

Project Hail Mary, Barbie  

Maestro, Magic Mike  

Even Money, Grudge Match  

Take the Lead, Stand Off  

... Bobby

Insidious: Fear The Dark, Insidious: Chapter 2  

Sand Castle, The Signal  

A Snowy Day in Oakland, Most Guys Are Losers  

Who's making The Nice Guys: Crew List

A look at the The Nice Guys behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Shane Black last directed The Predator and Iron Man 3. The film's writer Shane Black last wrote Iron Man 3 and Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang.


Shane Black


Joel Silver
Yvonne Zima

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Production: What we know about The Nice Guys?

Key Facts

  1. Joel Silver (Non-Stop, The Matrix films, the Sherlock Holmes films) produced the film under his Silver Pictures banner.
  2. Shane Black directed the film from an original screenplay he wrote with Anthony Bagarozzi.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2015 - October: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2015 - March: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2014 - July: The film was set to Development  status.

The Nice Guys Release Date: When was the film released?

The Nice Guys was a Nationwide release in 2016 on Friday, May 20, 2016. There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including Angry Birds, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and Hard Sell.

The Nice Guys DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Nice Guys was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 .

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