It is here where one magnificent night sequence appears to take place, with Stone and Gosling dancing on the lookout, the stars and lights of Los Angeles behind them, before they float off into the California night. It’s about two dreamers in Los Angeles who are trying to make it.Lionsgate executives praised the film as “both an homage to Hollywood that is wonderfully familiar and completely unique—modern and classic, and unlike anything else you will see this year.” The description was spot-on—both Gosling and Stone are styled in classic looks—throwback halter dresses for her and him in clean-cut suits. Their dreams bring them together but also end up pulling them apart.When the camera focuses on the traffic scene before the opening number "Another Day of Sun" begins, one of the radio stations in the background plays a short snippet of a song from Damien Chazelle's directorial debut Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (2009) called "It Happened at Dawn." See more » During the road rage incident between Mia and Sebastian, Sebastian is seen wearing a brown-colored shirt.When he returns to his apartment and has the conversation with his sister, he is wearing a blue-colored shirt.Gosling's band, Dead Man's Bones, released their self-titled debut album and toured North America in 2009.He is a co-owner of Tagine, a Moroccan restaurant in Beverly Hills, California. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.
He began his career as a child star on the Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse Club (1993–95) and went on to appear in other family entertainment programs including Are You Afraid of the Dark? His first starring film role was as a Jewish neo-Nazi in The Believer (2001), and he went on to star in several independent films, including Murder by Numbers (2002), The Slaughter Rule (2002), and The United States of Leland (2003).
Gosling came to the attention of a wider audience in 2004 with a leading role in the commercially successful romantic drama The Notebook.
His performance as a drug-addicted teacher in Half Nelson (2006) was nominated for an Academy Award and his performance as a socially inept loner in Lars and the Real Girl (2007) was nominated for a Golden Globe Award.
After a three-year acting hiatus, Gosling starred in the marital drama Blue Valentine (2010), earning him a second Golden Globe nomination.