The first trailer is released for The Nice Guys starring a bruised, bloodied and goofy Ryan Gosling alongside Russell Crowe

Director Shane Black is set to release his latest action film The Nice Guys in 2016, and the first trailer was released today.

The film features a bruised, bloodied and goofy Ryan Gosling, along side Russell Crowe who plays a tough-guy private investigator. Set in 1970s Los Angeles — complete with flares — the odd duo work together to uncover a conspiracy surrounding a fading porn star.

Watch the trailer below:

The Nice Guys hits Australian cinemas on the 26th of May 2016.