Nicolas Cage gets around: watch a mashup that adds Cage to classic movies. (VIDEO)

Movies Are Better When You Add Nicolas Cage to Them

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
Aug. 22 2013 3:47 PM

Movies Are Better With Added Nicolas Cage

The "baroque, hyper-mannered performances" of Nicolas Cage (to quote Slate's own Dana Stevens) are no doubt best appreciated in their proper contexts. But, as MovieClips demonstrates above, they can also add an occasionally creepy, frequently hilarious note to other cinematic classics. (See the full list at the MovieClips YouTube page.) Enjoy.


David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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