Manly Movies

Nicolas Cage

Rage (2014)

Rage (2014)

Rage    09 May 2014

Not Rated 92 minReleased

IMDB: 5.0/10 229 votes

This is another one of those films stuck in limbo between theatrical release and DTV obscurity. With a budget of $25,000,000 you’d think that it might somehow stand out among other B/C-Movies. Although I suspect that that budget is slightly exaggerated – not just big movies like The Avengers do this. Some people might think that Tokarev, like Joe (2014), is an important movie on the comeback of Nicolas Cage, but what’s more interesting about it is ...

Mandy (2018)

Mandy (2018)

Mandy    14 Sep 2018

Not Rated 121 minReleased

IMDB: 6.6/10 680 votes

In short, a haunting and visually striking, admirably uncompromising revenge horror flick, that gives Nic Cage an increasingly rare opportunity to shine in a film which is actually worthy of him showing up. Also with a good supporting cast and quietly amusing sense of humour. Nicolas Cage and Andrea Riseborough play Red Miller and Mandy Bloom, a couple whose lives are destroyed following a chance encounter between Mandy and a mini bus full of Jesus freaks, real weirdo hippy types, who ...

211 (2018)

211 (2018)

211    08 Jun 2018

R 86 minReleased

IMDB: 5.2/10 123 votes

This film is headed toward a 3/10 on the IMDb. I’m sure it’s even worse on Rotten Tomatoes. So considering it’s a VOD actioner with a 1990’s star well past his heyday on the cover (we all know how this goes), I wondered whether or not there was even any point in wasting my time. I decided to hold my nose and see if old Saint Nic could defy hate and maybe shine up another turd with ...