Steve Golin

Biography: The chairman of Propaganda Films, Steve Golin has been producing films since 1988. He co-founded Propaganda in 1986 and it has since become a recognized industry leader in high-quality music videos and commercials for such clients as Nike and Budweiser. Before breaking into this field, Golin studied at the New York University Film School. After that, he worked as a professional photographer. In 1981, he enrolled in the Producer's Program at the American Film Institute. Golin's feature film credits include Jane Campion's The Portrait of a Lady (1996), The Game (1997), and the highly touted Return to Paradise (1998). In 1999, Golin produced Being John Malkovich, kicking off an impressive (and award-laden) run of movies, which included films like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and Babel (2006). In 2015, he acted as a producer on the hit HBO series True Detective and followed that up with the buzzy and award-winning Mr. Robot the following year. At the 2015 AcademyThe chairman of Propaganda Films, Steve Golin has been producing films since 1988. He co-founded Propaganda in 1986 and it has since become a recognized industry leader in high-quality music videos and commercials for such clients as Nike and Budweiser. Before breaking into this field, Golin studied at the New York University Film School. After that, he worked as a professional photographer. In 1981, he enrolled in the Producer's Program at the American Film Institute. Golin's feature film credits include Jane Campion's The Portrait of a Lady (1996), The Game (1997), and the highly touted Return to Paradise (1998). In 1999, Golin produced Being John Malkovich, kicking off an impressive (and award-laden) run of movies, which included films like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and Babel (2006). In 2015, he acted as a producer on the hit HBO series True Detective and followed that up with the buzzy and award-winning Mr. Robot the following year. At the 2015 Academy Awards, two Golin-produced films were up for Best Picture - Spotlight, which eventually took home the top prize, and The Revenant, which won three awards that night. Expand

Steve Golin's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 59
Highest Metascore: 93 Spotlight
Lowest Metascore: 24 The Loft
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 21 out of 48
  2. Negative: 4 out of 48
48 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
47 In the Land of Women Apr 20, 2007 Producer / Producer 7.2
69 Babel Oct 27, 2006 Producer / Producer tbd
58 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Jul 13, 2005 Executive Producer / Executive Producer tbd
89 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Mar 19, 2004 Producer 8.9
48 50 First Dates Feb 13, 2004 Producer 6.5
52 Bounce Nov 17, 2000 Producer / Producer tbd
69 Nurse Betty Sep 8, 2000 Producer 1.1
90 Being John Malkovich Oct 29, 1999 Producer / Producer tbd
70 Your Friends & Neighbors Aug 21, 1998 Producer / Producer 6.3
54 Return to Paradise Aug 14, 1998 Producer 6.8
61 The Game Sep 12, 1997 Producer 8.6
61 The Portrait of a Lady Dec 24, 1996 Producer 7.4
49 Sleepers Oct 18, 1996 Producer 8.6
79 Red Rock West Apr 8, 1994 Producer 7.7
49 Kalifornia Nov 3, 1993 Producer 8.5
61 Candyman Oct 16, 1992 Producer 8.9
52 Wild at Heart Aug 12, 1990 Producer 6.6
61 Kill Me Again Oct 27, 1989 Producer tbd