Nicolas Cage was actually born Nicolas Kim Coppola and happens to be the nephew of acclaimed director Francis Ford Coppola. However, he changed his name, determined to make it on his own. And he did exactly that. During his early career, he starred in a variety of films such as ‘Valley Girl’ in 1983, ‘Racing with the Moon’ in 1984, ‘Birdy’ in 1984, ‘Peggy Sue Got Married’ in 1986, ‘Raising Arizona‘ in 1987, ‘Moonstruck’ in 1987, ‘Vampire’s Kiss’ in 1989, ‘Wild at Heart’ in 1990, ‘Fire Birds’ in 1990, ‘Honeymoon in Vegas’ in 1992, and ‘Red Rock West’ in 1993.
He received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award for his performance as an alcoholic Hollywood writer in ‘Leaving Las Vegas‘ in 1995 before coming to the attention of wider audiences with mainstream films, such as ‘The Rock’ in 1996, ‘Face/Off‘ in 1997, ‘Con Air‘ in 1997 and ‘City of Angels’ in 1998. He earned his second Academy Award nomination for his performance as Charlie and Donald Kaufman in ‘Adaptation’ in 2002. He also directed the film ‘Sonny’ in 2002, for which he was nominated for Grand Special Prize at Deauville Film Festival. He owns the production company Saturn Films and has produced films such as ‘Shadow of the Vampire’ in 2000 and ‘The Life of David Gale’ in 2003.
Nicolas Cage has also appeared in ‘National Treasure‘ in 2004, ‘Lord of War’ in 2005, ‘Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans’ in 2009, and ‘Kick-Ass‘ in 2010. Films such as ‘Ghost Rider‘ in 2007 and ‘Knowing’ in 2009 were box office successes. More recently, he starred in ‘The Croods’, ‘Joe’, ‘Mom and Dad’, and ‘Mandy‘.
At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what is the next Nicolas Cage movie? Well, the good news is that we have a clear answer to that question. Here’s the list of upcoming Nicolas Cage films scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020, and beyond.
10. A Score To Settle (2019)
The latest Nicolas Cage film on the list is a thriller, ‘A Score To Settle’, from ‘Beautiful Boy’ director Shawn Ku. Cage stars as Frank, a convicted mob enforcer battling a terminal illness who is released from prison many years after taking the fall for a crime he didn’t commit. Now free, he sets out on a path for revenge against the people who wronged him. John Newman and Christian Swegal are screenwriters of the film, whereas Lee Clay of First Point Entertainment and Goldrush Entertainment’s Eric Gozla are the producers.