nicolas cage

Uncovering Curiosities: Brian Taylor’s MOM AND DAD

The mighty Nicolas Cage must be the hardest working man in Hollywood. In 2017 Cage took us on a comedic-horror journey through suburbia with the hugely entertaining Mom And Dad.  Written and directed by Brian Taylor, Mom And Dad sees a [...]

March 4, 2021

Notebook Reviews: FACE/OFF

John Woo – 1997 Face/Off is a slick and thrilling sci-fi(sh) action film from the great John Woo. The film features wonderfully enthusiastic performances from the brilliant pairing of John Travolta and Nicolas Cage (although his haircut [...]

February 9, 2021

Notebook Reviews: THE FAMILY MAN

Brett Ratner – 2000 The Family Man is a pretty good fantasy/drama from director Brett Ratner. The film features yet another strong performance from Nicolas Cage and a good supporting cast (Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle and Jeremy Piven). The [...]

January 29, 2021

Notebook Reviews: RAISING ARIZONA

Joel Coen – 1987 Raising Arizona is a fantastic off-beat comedy  – and one of the Cohen Brothers finest films. Nicolas Cage is great as the dim-witted ex-con, but the film’s best moments involve the Lone Rider Of The Apocalypse. [...]

January 26, 2021

Uncovering Curiosities: Larry Charles’ ARMY OF ONE

Nobody does crazy quite like Nicolas Cage and he might just be at his craziest (if that’s even possible) in 2016’S Army Of One. The comedy is the true story of a ‘normal’ American who decides to wage a one man war on Osama Bin [...]

January 18, 2021

Trailer: Nicolas Cage Gives Us The HISTORY OF SWEAR WORDS

Good old Nicolas Cage never fails to surprise or impress. The Academy Award-winning actor continues to deliver a hugely eclectic filmography – and now he’s giving us the most intriguing sounding docuseries of 2021. History of Swear Words [...]

December 23, 2020

You Can Quote Me On That!

Movies In Focus has been doing the whole movie review thing for well over a decade now and I’m always excited when I score a poster/DVD/blu-ray cover quote. It’s a validation of sorts and at the very least it shows that someone, [...]

December 22, 2020

1 2 3 7