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Bad Penny of the Year: Nicolas Cage

Posted in Essays, Features with tags on 12/17/2022 by korzeck

If you check out this website, you probably know it’s almost exclusively focused on music. But we’re making an exception here, because Nicolas Cage is about as rock and roll as they come. (And, for the record, his characters actually do sing sometimes, too.)

When Cage legendarily shelled out millions, as if he were allergic to money, he bought dinosaur skulls, a two-headed snake, a haunted house and shrunken pygmy heads.

That’s pretty metal, in our book. Plus, if Cage can be a presenter at Revolver‘s Golden God Awards, he’s allowed to be part of the Bad Penny family.

Go here to read our 2,347-word deep dive into the life, financial insanity — and 10 best films — from one of the greatest and most hardcore actors of all time.