Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Half Nelson
7.1 Rating
(425 ratings)
7.2 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Ryan Gosling Ryan Gosling
Dan Dunne
Jeff Lima Jeff Lima
Roodly
Nathan Corbett Nathan Corbett
Terrance
Tyra Kwao-Vovo Tyra Kwao-Vovo
Stacy
Rosemary Ledee Rosemary Ledee
Gina
Bryce Silver Bryce Silver
Bernard


Written by
Ryan Fleck Ryan Fleck
(written by)
Anna Boden Anna Boden
(written by)


Lists

98 votes
Clever movies that make you think *updated* (34 items)
list by Rent92
Published 5 years, 8 months ago 23 comments
93 votes
The evolution of Ryan Gosling (17 items)
list by propelas
Published 6 years, 7 months ago 5 comments
85 votes
3003 Movies Into the Golden Age!!!...so far? (6111 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 6 years ago 11 comments
57 votes
Watched in 2013 (492 items)
list by Jpit
Published 4 years, 4 months ago 5 comments
57 votes
Listal's 100 Greatest Movies Of The 00's (220 items)
list by Michael M
Published 5 years, 9 months ago 71 comments

View all Half Nelson lists (115 more)

Half Nelson Videos

Half Nelson trailer

291 Views

Added 10 years ago


Half Nelson

26 Views

Added 5 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

6 votes
4 votes
3 votes
3 votes
2 votes

View all Half Nelson pictures (37 more)

Reviews

A very good movie

4 years, 10 months ago at Jul 9 7:48
1 vote
2011 was definitely Ryan Gosling's year but this guy has actually been around for a decade and it was about time he got the recognition he deserved. Way before that, in 2006, he made this forgotten and underrated gem and I was really eager to check it out. The interesting thing with this flick is that, on a paper, it sounds rather shabby but the execution is just nothing short of brilliant. During... read more

What brings change?

8 years, 4 months ago at Jan 12 6:38
1 vote
The interaction of the opposite forces. Black and White, men and women, young and adults, and what else? We all have different strengths.

Gosling Shines

5 years, 5 months ago at Dec 19 15:16
Avatar
1 vote
Half Nelson looked like a interesting film. Everyone told me how great Ryan Gosling was, and he didn't dissapoint. He defiantly deserved the oscar nomination. The movie was pretty good, with an ending scene coming to soon. With some flaws here and there, it was a pretty good movie. Ryan Gosling was great in this, he was vulnerable, funny, and depressed at points. If you like Ryan Gosling, I would ... read more
View all Half Nelson reviews
An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.
Release date: 22 September 2006
Tags: Drama (21), 2006 (11), Drugs (11), 2000s (7), Teacher (7), Society (7), (6), Teens (6), High School (5), School (5), Usa (3), English (2), Human (2), SnP (2), Spiritual Cinema (2), Sort (2), Basketball (2), Dramas (2), Friends (2), Coach (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Leiska added this to a list 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Watched in 2017 (52 movies items)

"20.4."


mkokanovic added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
Movies I've seen in 2017 (105 movies items)
filmster added this to a list 2 months, 1 week ago
My Favorite Movies In Order (372 movies items)
BradWesley123 added this to a list 3 months, 1 week ago
BradWesley123's Movie Journal- January 2016 (33 movies items)

" DVD- 1hr. 47min. First Viewing While it occasionally has a hard time shaking it's familiar set up (addiction, mentor, etc.), Half Nelson eventually blooms into an authentic, piercing work that features superb work from Ryan Gosling and Shareeka Epps, and humane and sincere writing. Monthly Wesley AwardBest Original Screenplay- Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck"


BradWesley123 posted 2 images 3 months, 1 week ago

keiju added this to a list 4 months ago
Watched in 2017 (16 movies items)
Leo added this to a list 5 months, 1 week ago
ScPetit added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Ranking the Films of 2006 (82 movies items)
ScPetit added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
2016 Viewing List (601 movies items)
Leo added this to a list 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Exclusive posted a image 1 year ago

Paloma1996 voted for an image 1 year, 1 month ago


Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block