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The Worst Nicolas Cage Films

List RulesNicolas Cage films only
Nicolas Cage has been amazing in a number of movies, but has gotten greedy - or sold a bad bag of goods - over time.  Some performances look like they were phoned in or he was directed to over (or under) act.  Which of Nic's films were the the worst of the worst?
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  • 1
    Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
    29
    12

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Idris Elba, Ciarán Hinds, Violante Placido, Fergus Riordan

    Released2011

    Now hiding out in Eastern Europe, Johnny Blaze (Nicolas Cage) is still struggling with the curse of the Ghost Rider -- the devil's bounty hunter. Johnny meets a priest named Moreau (Idris Elba), who  ...more
  • 2
    Vic Armstrong
    19
    8

    ActorsAshley Tisdale, Nicolas Cage

    Released2014

    Left Behind is a 2014 American apocalyptic thriller film directed by Vic Armstrong and written by Paul LaLonde and John Patus. Based on the novel of the same name written by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B.  ...more
  • 3
    Oxide Pang Chun, Danny Pang Phat
    15
    5

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Charlie Young, David Firestar, Michael Bennett, Shahkrit Yamnam

    Released2008

    Bangkok Dangerous is a 2008 crime film written and directed by the Pang Brothers and starring Nicolas Cage. It is a remake of the Pangs' 1999 debut film of the same name, a Thai film for which Cage's  ...more
  • 4

    The Ant Bully

    John A. Davis
    15
    6

    ActorsRicardo Montalban, Allison Mack

    Released2006

    Tired of weathering constant attacks on their colony, ants shrink a destructive boy, named Lucas (Zach Tyler Eisen), to their size and sentence him to live among them until he learns the errors of
  • 5
    Hoyt Yeatman
    15
    6

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi, Zach Galifianakis, Sam Rockwell

    Released2009

    G-Force is a 2009 American 3D spy-fi action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Written by Cormac Wibberley and Marianne Wibberley, the film is the directorial  ...more
  • 6
    Alex Proyas
    15
    6

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Rose Byrne, Chandler Canterbury, Ben Mendelsohn, Nadia Townsend

    Released2009

    Knowing is a 2009 science fiction mystery thriller film directed by Alex Proyas. M.I.T. professor John Koestler (Nicolas Cage) links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and  ...more
  • 7

    Rage

    Paco Cabezas
    16
    7

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Rachel Nichols, Max Ryan

    Released2014

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    Outcast

    Nick Powell
    12
    5

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Hayden Christensen, Ron Smoorenburg

    Released2014

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  • 9
    Brian De Palma
    16
    10

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Gary Sinise, John Heard, Carla Gugino, Stan Shaw

    Released1998

    Detective Rick Santoro (Nicolas Cage) has never played by the rules. When he attends a high-profile boxing match with his friend Navy Cmdr. Kevin Dunne (Gary Sinise), as well as Defense Secretary  ...more
  • 10
    E. Max Frye
    11
    5

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Dabney Coleman, Brad Dourif, Michael Lerner

    Released1993

    When erudite black playwright Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson) moves to a predominantly white suburb, the buffoonish local police surround his home, assuming he's a burglar. To avoid a scandal,  ...more
  • 11
    David Bowers
    12
    5

    ActorsCharlize Theron, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Elle Fanning

    Released2009

    In futuristic Metro City, a brilliant scientist named Tenma builds Astro Boy (Freddie Highmore), a robotic child with superstrength, X-ray vision and the ability to fly. Astro Boy sets out to explore  ...more
  • 12
    John Woo
    17
    12

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Adam Beach, Peter Stormare, Noah Emmerich, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2002

    Marine Joe Enders (Nicolas Cage) is assigned to protect Ben Yahzee (Adam Beach) -- a Navajo code talker, the Marines' new secret weapon. Enders' orders are to protect his code talker, but if Yahzee  ...more
  • 13
    David Green
    11
    5

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Tommy Lee Jones, Sean Young, Bryan Kestner, Dale Dye

    Released1990

    Army lovers (Nicolas Cage, Sean Young) and their task-force leader (Tommy Lee Jones) join the drug war in Apache assault helicopters.  ...more
  • 14
    Lee Tamahori
    13
    8

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Julianne Moore, Jessica Biel, Thomas Kretschmann, Peter Falk

    Released2007

    Blessed, or cursed, with the ability to see events minutes before they occur, Cris Johnson (Nicolas Cage) earns a living as a magician in Las Vegas and keeps a low profile under an alias. When  ...more
  • 15
    Sam Pillsbury
    9
    4

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Marisa Tomei, Steve Buscemi, Joe Pantoliano, Judge Reinhold

    Released1991

    Zandalee is a 1991 erotic thriller and romantic tragedy which was shot entirely in New Orleans, released in 1991, starring Nicolas Cage, Judge Reinhold, Erika Anderson, Marisa Tomei, Joe Pantoliano,  ...more
  • 16
    13
    9

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina, Teresa Palmer, Toby Kebbell

    Released2010

    Dave Stutler (Jay Baruchel) is just an average guy, but the wizard Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) sees in him a hidden talent for sorcery. He becomes Balthazar's reluctant protege, getting a crash  ...more
  • 17
    Patrick Lussier
    11
    7

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Amber Heard, William Fichtner, Billy Burke, Charlotte Ross

    Released2011

    Thrown into hell for his crimes, brutal felon John Milton (Nicolas Cage) escapes from the fiery pit after cultists murder his daughter and take her baby. Intent on rescuing the child, Milton joins  ...more
  • 18
    10
    6

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Jon Lovitz, Dana Carvey, John Ashton, Mädchen Amick

    Released1994

    Fresh out of prison, Alvin (Dana Carvey) and Dave Firpo (Jon Lovitz) pull their brother Bill (Nicolas Cage) back into a life of crime. But the siblings' foolproof bank heist takes a tailspin when  ...more
  • 19
    Simon West
    9
    4

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Malin Åkerman, Josh Lucas, Danny Huston, Mark Valley

    Released2012

    Stolen, formerly known as Medallion, is a 2012 American action thriller film starring Nicolas Cage, Danny Huston, Malin Åkerman, M.C. Gainey, Sami Gayle, Mark Valley and Josh Lucas.  ...more
  • 20
    Roger Donaldson
    8
    4

    ActorsNicolas Cage, January Jones, Guy Pearce, Jennifer Carpenter, Xander Berkeley

    Released2011

    Seeking Justice is a 2011 action drama thriller film written by Robert Tannen and directed by Roger Donaldson.  ...more
  • 21
    Christopher Coppola
    7
    4

    ActorsMichael Biehn, James Coburn, Nicolas Cage, Sarah Trigger, Peter Fonda

    Released1993

    A New Yorker (Michael Biehn) heads to California to find the look-alike brother (James Coburn) of his con-man father.  ...more
  • 22

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, John Hurt, Christian Bale, David Morrissey

    Released2001

    An epic tale about the enduring hope of love and the devastating brutality of war, set amid the Italian occupation of Greece during World War II. An officer falls in love with the daughter of the  ...more
  • 23
    Matthew Vaughn
    13
    12

    ActorsAaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz, Clark Duke

    Released2010

    Using his love for comics as inspiration, teenager Dave Lizewski (Aaron Johnson) decides to reinvent himself as a superhero -- despite a complete lack of special powers. Dave dons a costume, dubs  ...more
  • 24
    Neil LaBute
    11
    10

    ActorsNicolas Cage, James Franco, Leelee Sobieski, Ellen Burstyn, Aaron Eckhart

    Released2006

    The Wicker Man is a 2006 American horror thriller film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Nicolas Cage. The film primarily is a remake of the 1973 British cult classic The Wicker Man,  ...more
  • 25
    9
    7

    ActorsNicolas Cage, Ron Perlman, Stephen Campbell Moore, Claire Foy, Stephen Graham

    Released2011

    His faith broken by many years fighting in the Crusades, a knight named Behman (Nicolas Cage) returns to Europe and finds it ravaged by the Black Plague. A dying cardinal orders Behman and his  ...more
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