. And Birdy
. And Wild at Heart
. And Adaptation
. And Lord of War
. And Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
. And he's been rather good in some bad films too, such as The Rock
or Con Air
You have to admire Nicolas Cage. He must be the hardest working man in showbusiness at the moment. Here's a man who is hugely in debt to the taxman and who had to sell off his Bavarian castle and Bahamas island. But does he get depressed and curls up in a corner, sobbing uncontrollably? No, he rolls up his sleeves and takes any job that comes his way to pay his debts, tucking into roles, which require him to pee flaming urine with gusto.
Therefore, we should all appreciate Nicolas Cage for his work ethic. Unless he's asleep on the job as in The Sorcerer's Apprentice
and Season of the Witch
, that is.
And finally, Nic Cage has an excuse for taking on any role available to him. What's Al Pacino's excuse for Jack and Jill