Nicolas Cage

Biography: Nicholas Kim Coppolo was born the son of August Coppola, a literature professor, and dancer/choreographer Joy Vogelsang. Refusing to profit by his famous family name, Nicholas changed his name to "Cage" and went on to star in a series of movies in the 1980s. He auditioned for his uncle Francis Ford Coppola's Rumble Fish then went on to roles in Racing With the Moon, The Cotton Club, and Birdy.

He dated Jenny Wright for two years and was later linked to Uma Thurman. He also had one son, Weston Cage, with model Kristina Fulton.

Nicolas Cage's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 49
Highest Metascore: 83 Adaptation.
Lowest Metascore: 19 8MM
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 51
  2. Negative: 17 out of 51
51 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
31 Vampire's Kiss Jun 2, 1989 Peter Loew 8.8
63 Rumble Fish Oct 8, 1983 Smokey 8.6
55 Raising Arizona Mar 13, 1987 H.I. McDunnough 8.2
83 Moonstruck Dec 18, 1987 Ronny Cammareri 8.1
83 Adaptation. Dec 6, 2002 Charlie Kaufman/Donald Kaufman 8.0
82 Face/Off Jun 27, 1997 Castor Troy/Sean Archer 7.8
46 Guarding Tess Mar 11, 1994 Doug Chesnic 7.8
59 The Rock Jun 7, 1996 Dr. Stanley Goodspeed 7.7
61 The Weather Man Oct 28, 2005 David Spritz 7.6
82 Leaving Las Vegas Oct 27, 1995 Ben Sanderson 7.6
62 Lord of War Sep 16, 2005 Producer / Yuri Orlov 7.5
70 Bringing Out the Dead Oct 22, 1999 Frank Pierce 7.4
74 Joe Apr 11, 2014 Joe Ransom / Joe / Joe Ransom 7.4
61 Matchstick Men Sep 12, 2003 Roy Waller 7.2
52 Snake Eyes Aug 7, 1998 Rick Santoro 7.2
55 The Croods Mar 22, 2013 Grug / Grug 7.2
41 Kick-Ass 2 Aug 16, 2013 Damon Macready/Big Daddy 7.2
54 City of Angels Apr 10, 1998 Seth 7.1
52 Con Air Jun 6, 1997 Cameron Poe 7.0
52 Wild at Heart Aug 12, 1990 Sailor Ripley 7.0
39 National Treasure Nov 19, 2004 Ben Gates 7.0
31 Sonny Dec 27, 2002 Director / Producer / Acid Yellow 6.9
35 Gone in Sixty Seconds Jun 9, 2000 Memphis Raines 6.9
69 The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans Nov 20, 2009 Producer / Terence McDonagh 6.8
78 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Jul 11, 2008 Himself 6.8
71 Shadow of the Vampire Dec 29, 2000 Producer 6.7
42 The Family Man Dec 22, 2000 Jack Campbell 6.5
31 The Life of David Gale Feb 21, 2003 Producer 6.5
37 The Frozen Ground Aug 23, 2013 Jack Halcombe 6.2
41 Knowing Mar 20, 2009 John Koestler 6.1

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