Considering his early roles and his initial peer group, it’s hard to believe that Nicolas Cage has got this far. A peripheral member of the early Eighties’ Brat Pack, he should surely have gone the way of Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez and, lest we forget, Andrew McCarthy. Yet somehow he has become one of the most expressive and sought-after actors of his generation, an Oscar-winner and a major box-office draw. Now with his latest film Drive Angry set to make its way to theatres, TheShiznit has compiled a grid matrix charting out the many roles of Nicolas Cage in order to categories his roles in movies: Which ones are good? Which ones are bad? And which ones are so bad they’re good?
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