Ryan Gosling Rom-coms Quiz

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Ryan Gosling has taken turns in action-packed thrillers and gritty dramas, but he's most famous for his on-screen romances. Take our quiz to see how much you know about the laughs and loves of this Hollywood heartthrob.

What movie stars Gosling as Jacob Palmer?

Ryan Gosling plays professional womanizer Jacob Palmer in "Crazy, Stupid, Love."

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Who rejects Jacob's advances in "Crazy, Stupid, Love"?

Ladies' man Jacob is shocked when Hannah, played by Emma Stone, turns him down.

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Whom does Jacob take under his wing in "Crazy, Stupid, Love"?

Jacob takes recently dumped Cal Weaver, played by Steve Carell, under his wing and agrees to teach Cal how to win over the ladies.

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True or false: Gosling won a Golden Globe for "Crazy, Stupid, Love."

Gosling did pick up a Golden Globe nomination in 2012 for his role in the film, but he missed out on the win.

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What year was "Lars and the Real Girl" released?

"Lars and the Real Girl," in which Gosling plays a loner who lives with his parents, came out in 2007.

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What is the name of Lars' love interest in "Lars and the Real Girl"?

Lars falls for Bianca, whom he met on the internet.

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What disease is Bianca diagnosed with?

Bianca is diagnosed with low blood pressure, a reason the doctor uses to keep Lars coming back each week for therapy.

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Where do Lars and Bianca kiss for the first time?

Lars and Bianca share their first kiss while hiking by the lake, right before she "dies."

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Who forges a relationship with Lars after Bianca dies?

After Bianca dies, Lars takes a step into the real world by agreeing to go for a walk with his co-worker, Margo.

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Who plays the role of Margo in "Lars and the Real Girl"?

Garner plays Lars' potential love interest — and actual real girl — Margo.

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What is the name of Emma Stone's character in "Gangster Squad"?

Stone plays Grace Faraday opposite Gosling in the 2013 flick "Gangster Squad."

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Whom does Gosling form a close friendship with in "Half Nelson"?

Drug-addicted teacher Dan Dunne, played by Ryan Gosling, forms a tight bond with his student, Drey, in the 2006 movie.

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What is the name of Gosling's character in "La La Land"?

Gosling played Sebastian in the 2016 musical rom-com.

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What is Sebastian's profession in "La La Land"?

Sebastian is a struggling jazz musician who plays at various cocktail bars to earn a living.

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Who is Gosling's love interest in "La La Land"?

Emma Stone plays aspiring actress Mia, who falls for Gosling's character Sebastian.

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Where is "La La Land" set?

The film takes place in Los Angeles, the perfect spot for a movie about two struggling artists.

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True or false: "La La Land" is Gosling and Stone's third film together.

Gosling and Stone co-starred in "Crazy, Stupid, Love" and "Gangster Squad," making "La La Land" their third film together.

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What year was "The Notebook" released?

Ryan Gosling played a poor boy who falls for a rich girl in the 2004 film "The Notebook."

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What war is featured in "The Notebook"?

"The Notebook" is set in the 1940s at the dawn of World War II.

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What is the name of Gosling's character in "The Notebook"?

Gosling plays Noah opposite Rachel McAdams as Allie.

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What is the name of Allie's fiance?

Allie is engaged to Lon Hammond Jr., played by James Marsden.

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Which of Noah's friends is killed in the war?

Noah's friend Fin dies in the war.

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What plantation do Noah and Allie dream of restoring together?

Noah and Allie dream of restoring the Windsor Plantation, and Noah eventually buys it in an effort to win Allie's heart.

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Where do Allie and Noah kiss for the first time?

Allie falls for Noah, and they share a kiss during a romantic scene at the lake.

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What does Noah do to convince Allie to choose him?

Allie chooses Noah over her fiance after learning that he wrote to her every day for a year.

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What does an aged Allie think Noah's name is?

Allie has Alzheimer's, and Noah allows her to think that his name is Duke to avoid confusing her.

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Who wrote the novel that inspired "The Notebook"?

"The Notebook" was inspired by a romantic Nicholas Sparks novel of the same name.

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Who played the elderly Noah in "The Notebook"?

James Garner played the elderly version of Gosling's character, Noah.

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True or false: Gosling and McAdams didn't get along while filming "The Notebook."

While the pair fought during filming, they later dated for two years before calling it quits.

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How much did "The Notebook" gross?

"The Notebook" earned $115 million worldwide, making it one of Gosling's most successful films so far.

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