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: 48
Highest Metascore: 83 Adaptation.
Lowest Metascore: 12 Left Behind
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 52
  2. Negative: 18 out of 52
52 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
61 The Weather Man Oct 28, 2005 David Spritz 7.8
62 Lord of War Sep 16, 2005 Producer / Yuri Orlov 7.7
39 National Treasure Nov 19, 2004 Ben Gates 7.0
61 Matchstick Men Sep 12, 2003 Roy Waller 7.5
31 The Life of David Gale Feb 21, 2003 Producer 6.6
31 Sonny Dec 27, 2002 Director / Producer / Acid Yellow 6.9
83 Adaptation. Dec 6, 2002 Charlie Kaufman/Donald Kaufman 7.9
51 Windtalkers Jun 14, 2002 Sergeant Joe Enders 5.4
71 Shadow of the Vampire Dec 29, 2000 Producer 7.3
42 The Family Man Dec 22, 2000 Jack Campbell 7.0
35 Gone in Sixty Seconds Jun 9, 2000 Memphis Raines 7.2
70 Bringing Out the Dead Oct 22, 1999 Frank Pierce 6.7
19 8MM Feb 26, 1999 Tom Welles 5.3
52 Snake Eyes Aug 7, 1998 Rick Santoro 4.4
54 City of Angels Apr 10, 1998 Seth 7.3
82 Face/Off Jun 27, 1997 Castor Troy/Sean Archer 7.9
52 Con Air Jun 6, 1997 Cameron Poe 7.5
59 The Rock Jun 7, 1996 Dr. Stanley Goodspeed 8.0
82 Leaving Las Vegas Oct 27, 1995 Ben Sanderson 7.9
46 Guarding Tess Mar 11, 1994 Doug Chesnic 8.2
52 Wild at Heart Aug 12, 1990 Sailor Ripley 6.6
31 Vampire's Kiss Jun 2, 1989 Peter Loew 8.6
83 Moonstruck Dec 18, 1987 Ronny Cammareri 8.6
55 Raising Arizona Mar 13, 1987 H.I. McDunnough 8.4
63 Rumble Fish Oct 8, 1983 Smokey 8.7

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