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List of Nicolas Cage Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Rock (1996)
113
5
The Rock
R
113
5

Disillusioned war hero General Hummel takes over the impregnable prison island Alcatraz and threatens a chemical attack on San Francisco unless the government pays benefits to families of deceased war veterans. To foil the plot, FBI chemical weapons specialist Stanley Goodspeed must join forces with former British spy John Patrick Mason who spent three decades in Alcatraz.

As:
Cast
Role:
Stanley Goodspeed
Director:
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sean Connery, Ed Harris, John Spencer, David Morse
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Duo
2. Face/Off (1997)
125
17
Face/Off
R
125
17

After capturing his son's killer, terrorist Castor Troy, FBI Special Agent Sean Archer learns about a plot to destroy the entire Los Angeles and decides to assume Troy's identity via an expensive face transplant procedure to infiltrate his gang. Meanwhile Troy unexpectedly wakes up from coma and forcefully undergoes the same procedure to assume Archer's identity.

As:
Cast
Role:
Castor Troy / Sean Archer
Director:
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Thomas Jane, Joan Allen, Alessandro Nivola
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Duo
3. National Treasure (2004)
104
8
National Treasure
PG
104
8

National Treasure, a Walt Disney movie, follows treasure hunter Benjamin Gates, as he tries to find a war chest hidden during the Revolutionary War. During this quest, he also has to beat out his competition to the chest, while avoid capture by the FBI, who are trying to arrest him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Benjamin Franklin Gates
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Sean Bean, Jon Voight
4. Con Air (1997)
109
11
Con Air
R
109
11

Ex-army ranger, Sergeant Cameron Poe, is granted parole and must fly back to his wife and child on board the Jailbird, a flight carrying some of the most violent prisoners. He must also survive a plot by Cyrus the Virus Grissom who wants to escape with all the prisoners. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Dave Chappelle, Colm Meaney, Mykelti Williamson, Nick Chinlund, Renoly Santiago
5. Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)
94
8
Gone in Sixty Seconds
PG-13
94
8

Reformed car thief Memphis Raines is forced out of retirement after crime lord Raymond Calitri threatens to kill his brother following a botched car theft. Tasked with stealing 50 luxury cars within 3 days, he must assemble his former associates and pull off the perfect heist while fending off the police and a rival gang.

As:
Cast
Role:
Memphis Raines
Director:
Dominic Sena
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi, T.J. Cross, William Lee Scott
6. Lord of War (2005)
74
14
Lord of War
R
74
14

In the early 1980s, Yuri Orlov, a Ukrainian immigrant decides to join the arms trade along with his brother Vitaly. He quickly rises in his business, becomes wealthy and marries a famous model, Ava Fontaine. However, his rise also attracts the attention of an Interpol Agent, Jack Valentine.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Yuri Orlov
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jared Leto, Bridget Moynahan, Shake Tukhmanyan, Jean-Pierre Nshanian
7. City of Angels (1998)
85
9
City of Angels
PG-13
85
9

Seth, an angel whose responsibility is to guide deceased souls to the afterlife, is conflicted when he becomes attracted to young heart surgeon, Maggie Rice, while waiting for a man undergoing heart surgery. He makes up his mind when he meets Nathaniel, who was once an angel but decided to become a mortal to gain human senses.

As:
Cast
Role:
Seth
Director:
Brad Silberling
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Shue, Meg Ryan, Andre Braugher, Dennis Franz
8. Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
71
19
Leaving Las Vegas
R
71
19

Ben Sanderson, a once known Hollywood screenwriter, has now lost everything – his career and family – because of his drinking habits. Saddened, he decides to shift to Las Vegas and drink till death. There he meets and forms a relationship with a prostitute, Sera. Sera agrees to never stop him from drinking; however, complications emerge when they begin to develop feelings for each other.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Sanderson
Director:
Mike Figgis
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
R. Lee Ermey, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands, Richard Lewis
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
9. National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
78
7
National Treasure: Book of Secrets
PG
78
7

When black market antiquities dealer Mitch Wilkinson shows a missing page from John Wilkes Booth's diary with the name of Thomas Gates, accusing him to be a conspirator in Abraham Lincoln's assassination, Thomas' great-great-grandson Ben Gates embarks on a journey to prove his innocence that will lead him to the location of a lost city of gold.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Gates
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Mystery, Family, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Jon Voight, Helen Mirren
10. Raising Arizona (1987)
65
12
Raising Arizona
PG-13
65
12

Raising Arizona is a crime-comedy film directed by the famous Coen brothers, wherein an ex-con and an ex-cop abduct one baby from a set of quintuplets belonging to a furniture mogul called Nathan Arizona after they discover that they can't have a child. The couple's lives are in jeopardy when Arizona offers a huge reward for the return of his missing baby.

As:
Cast
Role:
H.I. McDunnough
Director:
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Frances McDormand, Holly Hunter, Trey Wilson
11. The Family Man (2000)
71
11
The Family Man
PG-13
71
11

Jack Campbell, a bachelor and prosperous Wall Street executive, wakes up in a parallel universe beside Kate, the girlfriend he had left 13 years earlier, who is now his wife and mother of his two children. He struggles with his modest life as a car tire salesman, but gradually learns to appreciate what he had missed in life.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Campbell
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jeremy Piven, Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle, Saul Rubinek
12. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
50
11
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
R
50
11

The coming-of-age story revolves around the lives of sophomores, Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner, and their friends, Linda and Mike. Stacy’s older brother, Brad, is also trying to figure things out after a break up while Stacy becomes pregnant. There is also Jeff Spicoli, a stoned surfer who is constantly going up against teacher Mr.Hand. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Amy Heckerling
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold, Robert Romanus
13. Moonstruck (1987)
60
10
Moonstruck
PG
60
10

Moonstruck follows the story of a 37-year-old Italian-American widower who falls in love with her fiance's younger brother. The romantic comedy starring Cher released to critical and commercial success in 1987. The movie's screenplay, direction and performances received high praise in particular.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ronny Cammareri
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Cher, Vincent Gardenia, Olympia Dukakis, Danny Aiello
14. It Could Happen to You (1994)
61
8
It Could Happen to You
PG
61
8

The kind-hearted NYPD officer Charlie Lang realizes that he has no money to tip the luckless waitress Yvonne Biasi at the diner. He promises to share half of his lottery winnings with her as a tip. The next day he wins $4 million and decides to keep his word. This enrages his wife, Muriel, who starts finding ways to take it all.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Lang
Director:
Andrew Bergman
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rosie Perez, Bridget Fonda, Wendell Pierce, Isaac Hayes
15. Next (2007)
62
9
Next
PG-13
62
9

The movie follows a small-time magician Chris Johnson who has the ability to see into the future, but can only see two minutes ahead. With the impending threat of terrorists detonating a nuclear bomb, he is hunted both by the terrorists and the FBI who want to use him to stop the threat.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Cris Johnson
Director:
Lee Tamahori
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Julianne Moore, Jessica Biel, Thomas Kretschmann, Tory Kittles
16. Kick-Ass (2010)
33
12
Kick-Ass
R
33
12

Dave Lizewski, an ordinary school student and comic book lover, decides to change his life by becoming masked vigilante, Kick-Ass, despite having no superpower or training. He soon earns the attention of a mafia boss after a video of him beating thugs goes viral online, forcing him to join forces with real vigilantes, Big Daddy and Hit-Girl.

As:
Cast
Director:
Matthew Vaughn
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Garrett M. Brown, Evan Peters, Deborah Twiss, Lyndsy Fonseca
17. Matchstick Men (2003)
36
10
Matchstick Men
PG-13
36
10

Con-artist, Roy Waller, suffers from Tourette’s syndrome and OCD. He, along with his partner, Frank Mercer, operates a fake lottery, but things get complicated when Roy’s daughter, Angela, suddenly enters their lives. What follows is a tale of unexpected double-crosses and hidden identities that leaves Roy questioning his life decisions. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Waller
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Alison Lohman, Bruce Altman, Bruce McGill
18. Adaptation. (2002)
28
13
Adaptation.
R
28
13

Screenwriter Charlie Kaufman is having difficulty adapting Susan Orlean's book The Orchid Thief into a screenplay. His agonies enhance with the arrival of his confident twin brother, Donald who is essentially cheerful. Charlie enlists Donald’s help in writing the screenplay and interviewing Orlean. Finding her answers unconvincing, they decide to follow her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Kaufman / Donald Kaufman
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Tilda Swinton, Meryl Streep
19. 8MM (1999)
48
11
8MM
R
48
11

Private investigator, Tom Welles, gets hired to determine the authenticity of an 8MM snuff film showing a murder, which a tycoon’s widow, Mrs. Christian, found in her late husband’s safe. The investigation takes him to Hollywood where a porno store employee, Max California, helps him infiltrate Hollywood’s dangerous underworld of illegal porno movies, which may well prove hazardous for Welles. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Welles
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Joaquin Phoenix, James Gandolfini, Peter Stormare, Anthony Heald
20. Wild at Heart (1990)
32
11
Wild at Heart
R
32
11

Sailor Ripley, released from prison after killing in self-defense, breaks his parole to set out for California with girlfriend, Lula Fortune. Lula’s mother, Marietta, sends a private detective and a contract-killer after them to eliminate Sailor. While on the run in a bid to keep one step ahead of Marietta’s plotting, they encounter offensives, and fight through challenges that test their love.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sailor Ripley
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Willem Dafoe, Laura Dern, J.E. Freeman, Crispin Glover
21. Knowing (2009)
49
10
Knowing
PG-13
49
10

In 1959, guided by mysterious voices, elementary school student Lucinda writes down the dates and death tolls of major catastrophes that would take place over the next fifty years. In 2009, 9-year-old Caleb finds her predictions and tries to prevent an upcoming catastrophe.  

As:
Cast
Role:
John Koestler
Director:
Alex Proyas
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
Chandler Canterbury, Rose Byrne, Lara Robinson, D.G. Maloney
22. The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
48
7
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
PG
48
7

In the 8th century, Horvath, one of magician Merlin’s three disciples, betrays him and joins evil sorceress Morgana le Fay. Balthazar, his other student, imprisons the two in a magic prison and is told by a dying Merlin to find The Prime Merlinean, the only one capable of killing Morgana. Centuries later, Balthazar finds Dave, who reluctantly becomes his apprentice.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Balthazar
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Monica Bellucci, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina, Teresa Palmer
23. Guarding Tess (1994)
45
7
Guarding Tess
PG-13
45
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Doug Chesnic
Director:
Hugh Wilson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Austin Pendleton, Edward Albert, James Rebhorn
24. Windtalkers (2002)
49
8
Windtalkers
R
49
8

U.S. Marine corporal, Joesph F. Enders, is assigned to protect Navajo code talker Private, Ben Yahzee, but must kill him, if Yahzee is captured, to protect the code. As World War II progresses Enders and Yahzee develop a bond. Enders doesn’t want to kill him anymore but the war forces him to choose between duty and friendship.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Enders
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Action, War
Star Cast:
Adam Beach, Peter Stormare, Noah Emmerich, Mark Ruffalo
25. Birdy (1984)
17
12
Birdy
R
17
12
As:
Cast
Role:
Al Columbato
Director:
Alan Parker
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Matthew Modine, John Harkins, Sandy Baron, Karen Young
26. The Frozen Ground (2013)
37
7
The Frozen Ground
R
37
7

Based on real-life Alaskan serial killer. Alaskan State trooper Jack Holcombe is assigned the case of 7 women who were tortured and murdered violently. Streetwalker Cindy Paulsen, who escaped the assault, named Robert Hansen, a respectable family man; but later, she is afraid to help. Holcombe, who believes Hansen to be the killer, must earn her trust to get evidence against Hansen. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Halcombe
Director:
Scott Walker
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Vanessa Hudgens, Dean Norris, Gia Mantegna
27. Rumble Fish (1983)
13
11
Rumble Fish
R
13
11

Rumble Fish is a crime drama film, which tells the story of an absent-minded street thug named Rusty James, who struggles to live up to the reputation of his legendary older brother.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Matt Dillon, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane, Dennis Hopper, Diana Scarwid
28. Valley Girl (1983)
25
7
Valley Girl
R
25
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Randy
Director:
Martha Coolidge
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Deborah Foreman, Elizabeth Daily, Michael Bowen, Cameron Dye
29. The Life of David Gale (2003)
13
12
The Life of David Gale
R
13
12

David Gale, an anti-capital punishment advocate, is charged with the brutal rape and murder of his fellow activist. Few days before his execution, he agrees to give an exclusive interview to an investigative reporter, Elizabeth Bloom, on certain terms. Meanwhile, she also receives evidence that might prove Gale’s innocence. Bloom needs to figure out the truth before it is too late.

As:
Producer
Director:
Alan Parker
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Cleo King, Constance Jones, Laura Linney
30. Joe (2013)
26
11
Joe
R
26
11
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe
Director:
David Gordon Green
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter, Ronnie Gene Blevins, Adriene Mishler
31. Grindhouse (2007)
12
13
Grindhouse
R
12
13

A tribute to the 1970s exploitation film, it has two horror feature films - Planet Terror and Death Proof. In the first movie, there is a fierce struggle between the blood thirsty zombies and determined humans who want to survive. In the second movie, a psychopath Hollywood stuntman kills young women by using his death proof car. The movie also features fake exploitation trailers.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Action, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Quentin Tarantino, Kurt Russell, Zoë Bell, Rosario Dawson
32. Racing with the Moon (1984)
13
8
Racing with the Moon
PG
13
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Nicky / Bud
Director:
Richard Benjamin
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Dana Carvey, Elizabeth McGovern, John Karlen
33. The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans (2009)
27
12
The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans
R
27
12

New Orleans police sergeant, Terence McDonagh’s personal life is in mess.  He is not only addicted to painkiller thanks to an injury he suffered while saving a prisoner during Hurricane Katrina, but is also a habitual drug user and gambler. In addition, he also hobnobs with the underworld. But things begin to change when he is assigned to investigate the murders of five illegal immigrants.

As:
Cast
Role:
Terence McDonagh
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Eva Mendes, Val Kilmer, Xzibit, Fairuza Balk
34. Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
32
12
Peggy Sue Got Married
PG-13
32
12

Peggy Sue attends a high school reunion after separating from her cheating husband. However, she faints during the reunion. When she wakes up, she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school, and gets a chance to relive her life, making different choices.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Bodell
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Barry Miller, Catherine Hicks, Joan Allen
35. Red Rock West (1993)
18
12
Red Rock West
R
18
12
As:
Cast
Role:
Michael
Director:
John Dahl
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Craig Reay, Vance Johnson, Robert Apel, Bobby Joe McFadden
36. Snowden (2016)
11
12
Snowden
R
11
12

Edward Snowden, an employee and sub-contractor of National Security Agency, becomes disillusioned after discovering that the government is amassing virtual data even from ordinary citizens. Feeling accountable and outraged, he quits and putting his safety at risk, exposes this highly classified information about NSA’s illegal mass surveillance to the press, which makes him one of the most wanted men in the world.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jaymes Butler, Robert Firth
37. The Weather Man (2005)
26
13
The Weather Man
R
26
13

Although doing well on the professional front, Chicago’s weatherman, Dave Spritz, is not happy about his personal life…….he couldn’t make his celebrated author father proud, he has separated from his wife and his kids present their own problems. Possibility of a high-profile job on New York television raises new question, whether to better his career prospects or stay back to mend his relationships? 

As:
Cast
Role:
David Spritz
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Hope Davis, Gemmenne de la Peña, Nicholas Hoult
38. Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
15
6
Bringing Out the Dead
R
15
6

Frank Pierce, a Manhattan paramedic working on two-man ambulance team, is exhausted and worn out after witnessing deaths and near-death patients. He starts losing his sanity, and hallucinates about the patients he couldn’t save. While working with three different eccentric colleagues, he even tries to get fired. Then, he clutches to a ray of hope as he befriends a heart-patient’s daughter, Mary.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Pierce
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Marc Anthony, Patricia Arquette, Queen Latifah
39. Season of the Witch (2011)
40
4
Season of the Witch
PG-13
40
4

A crusader, Behmen, return to his home in Europe and finds it to be devastated by black plague. A peasant girl is considered a witch whose evil power is behind the outbreak. At the command of the church, Behmen agrees to transport the witch to a remote abbey. The journey, though, is not an easy one as frightening discoveries stun Behmen and his group and they face dangers beyond imagination.

As:
Cast
Role:
Behmen
Director:
Dominic Sena
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Ron Perlman, Stephen Campbell Moore, Stephen Graham
40. Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)
37
11
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
R
37
11

A fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek Army against the Italians, during the Second World War. However, during this time, his fiancée starts to fall in love with the local Italian commander.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Madden
Genres:
Music, War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Christian Bale, Penélope Cruz, Irene Papas
41. Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
11
7
Shadow of the Vampire
R
11
7

Shadow of the Vampire is a horror drama film, which tells the story of a director who wants to make the perfect and the best vampire movie ever. He even goes as far as to employ a real vampire for the job, and explains to his crew that he is a method actor. 

As:
Producer
Director:
E. Elias Merhige
Genres:
Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Willem Dafoe, Udo Kier, Cary Elwes, Catherine McCormack
42. Ghost Rider (2007)
44
7
Ghost Rider
PG-13
44
7

Based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, the superhero film Ghost Rider tells the story of a bounty hunter of the damned who works under demon Mephistopheles and the moral dilemma he faces when asked to retrieve a thousand corrupt souls.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Blaze / Ghost Rider
Director:
Mark Steven Johnson
Genres:
Thriller, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Rebel Wilson, Eva Mendes, Matt Long
43. The Cotton Club (1984)
9
9
The Cotton Club
R
9
9
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Music
Star Cast:
Richard Gere, Gregory Hines, Diane Lane, Lonette McKee, Bob Hoskins
44. World Trade Center (2006)
24
7
World Trade Center
PG-13
24
7

While patrolling the area, Port Authority Police Officers, John McLoughlin and Will Jimeno, witness a plane flying too low. Back in the police station, they learn about the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and immediately set out to help in evacuation. In the process, they themselves are trapped under the rubble, where they wait for hours before they are rescued by US Marines. 

As:
Cast
Role:
John McLoughlin
Director:
Genres:
History, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Maria Bello, Connor Paolo, Anthony Piccininni, Alexa Gerasimovich
45. Mandy (2018)
7
6
Mandy
Not
7
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Red
Director:
Panos Cosmatos
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bill Duke, Olwen Fouéré, Linus Roache, Richard Brake
46. Snake Eyes (1998)
25
11
Snake Eyes
R
25
11

Corrupt Atlantic City police detective, Rick Santoro, is attending a boxing match in Atlantic City Arena. He meets up with his best friend, Navy Commander Kevin Dunne in charge of protecting the Defense Secretary Kirkland. During the match when Kirkland is assassinated and a mysterious Julia Costello becomes the only witness, Rick uncovers a much sinister plot. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Rick Santoro
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Gary Sinise, John Heard, Carla Gugino, Stan Shaw
47. Seeking Justice (2011)
17
7
Seeking Justice
R
17
7

Seeking Justice is an action thriller film about a husband who enlists the services of a vigilante group, in order to take revenge from an assailant who brutally attacked his wife. Later, he discovers that the group wants a ‘favor’ from him in return. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Will Gerard
Director:
Roger Donaldson
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
January Jones, Guy Pearce, Harold Perrineau, Jennifer Carpenter
48. Kiss of Death (1995)
22
8
Kiss of Death
R
22
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Little Junior Brown
Director:
Barbet Schroeder
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Samuel L. Jackson, David Caruso, Helen Hunt, Kathryn Erbe
49. Trapped in Paradise (1994)
23
10
Trapped in Paradise
PG-13
23
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Firpo
Director:
George Gallo
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Dana Carvey, Richard B. Shull, Jon Lovitz, Jack Heller
50. Drive Angry (2011)
28
6
Drive Angry
R
28
6

Breaking out of Hell, John Milton goes after the satanic cult leader Jonah King, who has cruelly killed Milton’s daughter and kidnapped her baby-daughter whom he plans to sacrifice in 3 days to acquire dark powers. Together with a waitress Piper, whom Milton rescues from her ruthless boyfriend and hunted by Devil’s emissary, ‘The Accountant,’ Milton races against time to stop King.

As:
Cast
Role:
Milton
Director:
Patrick Lussier
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Amber Heard, William Fichtner, Billy Burke, David Morse
51. Honeymoon in Vegas (1992)
21
9
Honeymoon in Vegas
PG-13
21
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Singer
Director:
Andrew Bergman
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anne Bancroft, James Caan, Sarah Jessica Parker, Pat Morita
52. Stolen (2012)
19
3
Stolen
R
19
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Will Montgomery
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Josh Lucas, Danny Huston, Malin Akerman, Sami Gayle
53. Color Out of Space (2020)
2
1
Color Out of Space
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Nathan Gardner
Director:
Richard Stanley
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Joely Richardson, Tommy Chong, Elliot Knight, Madeleine Arthur
54. Vengeance: A Love Story (2017)
25
6
Vengeance: A Love Story
25
6
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
John
Director:
Johnny Martin
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Anna Hutchison, Talitha Eliana Bateman, Deborah Kara Unger, Don Johnson
55. USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (2016)
22
6
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage
R
22
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain McVay
Director:
Mario Van Peebles
Genres:
History, Thriller, Action, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Tom Sizemore, Matt Lanter, James Remar
56. Inconceivable (2017)
14
10
Inconceivable
R
14
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Brian
Director:
Jonathan Baker
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Natalie Eva Marie, Gina Gershon, Nicky Whelan, Faye Dunaway
57. A Thousand Words (2012)
6
6
A Thousand Words
TV-14
6
6

A smooth talking literary agent uses his gift of gab to get various book deals until he meets his next target, a New Age guru called Dr. Sinja, who sees right through him. Shortly, a magical tree appears in his backyard and he is told that for every word he speaks the tree will lose one leaf and when all the leaves are gone he will die.  

As:
Producer
Director:
Brian Robbins
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Kerry Washington, Emanuel Ragsdale, Jill Basey, Greg Collins
58. Vampire's Kiss (1988)
11
11
Vampire's Kiss
R
11
11
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Loew
Director:
Robert Bierman
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Maria Conchita Alonso, Elizabeth Ashley, Kasi Lemmons
59. Pay the Ghost (2015)
15
4
Pay the Ghost
15
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Lawford
Director:
Uli Edel
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Sarah Wayne Callies, Veronica Ferres, Lyriq Bent, Lauren Beatty
60. Bangkok Dangerous (2008)
15
9
Bangkok Dangerous
R
15
9

A remake of the 1999 film, the story focuses on a professional assassin, who travels to Bangkok to execute a series of contract killings. There, he hires a pickpocket to run errand for him, planning to kill him at the end of the mission as he usually does. Instead he becomes the boy’s mentor and breaks his own rule to start a romantic liaison with a local girl. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Joe
Director:
Danny Pang, Oxide Chun Pang
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Shahkrit Yamnarm, Charlie Yeung, Panward Hemmanee, Nirattisai Kaljareuk
61. Amos & Andrew (1993)
11
9
Amos & Andrew
PG-13
11
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Amos Odell
Director:
E. Max Frye
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Lerner, Margaret Colin, Dabney Coleman
62. The Humanity Bureau (2017)
10
3
The Humanity Bureau
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Noah Kross
Director:
Rob W. King
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Hugh Dillon, Sarah Lind, Vicellous Shannon, Jakob Davies
63. Willy's Wonderland (2021)
0
0
Willy's Wonderland
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
The Janitor
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
64. Sonny (2002)
5
7
Sonny
R
5
7
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Nicolas Cage
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
James Franco, Brenda Blethyn, Harry Dean Stanton, Mena Suvari
65. Trespass (2011)
11
6
Trespass
R
11
6

The Millers, diamond dealer Kyle, his architect wife Sarah, and teenage daughter Avery, are an affluent family. One night four hooded criminals invade their mansion and take them hostage for their cash and diamonds. Kyle, the only one who knows the safe’s combination, tries to negotiate, as he is aware that their lives will be in danger once the thieves get the combination.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kyle Miller
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Ben Mendelsohn, Liana Liberato, Cam Gigandet
66. Mom and Dad (2017)
7
7
Mom and Dad
R
7
7
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Taylor
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Selma Blair, Anne Winters, Zackary Arthur, Robert T. Cunningham
67. The Trust (2016)
6
5
The Trust
R
6
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Stone
Director:
Alex Brewer, Benjamin Brewer
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Elijah Wood, Jerry Lewis, Sky Ferreira, Eric Heister
68. Running with the Devil (2019)
0
0
Running with the Devil
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
The Cook
Director:
Jason Cabell
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Barry Pepper, Leslie Bibb, Peter Facinelli
69. Tokarev (2014)
13
7
Tokarev
13
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Maguire
Director:
Paco Cabezas
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Rachel Nichols, Max Ryan, Michael McGrady
70. Between Worlds (2018)
5
6
Between Worlds
R
5
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe
Director:
Maria Pulera
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lydia Hearst, Franka Potente, Garrett Clayton, Penelope Mitchell
71. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
25
7
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
PG-13
25
7

The plot of this American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics antihero Ghost Rider, follows Johnny Blaze as he comes out of hiding to protect a young boy from the devil. This is perhaps his only chance to free himself from the curse of the devil. But Johnny is apprehensive about using the power of the Ghost Rider.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Blaze / Ghost Rider
Director:
Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
Genres:
Thriller, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Violante Placido, Ciarán Hinds, Idris Elba, Johnny Whitworth
72. Army of One (2016)
9
5
Army of One
R
9
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Gary Faulkner
Director:
Larry Charles
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Biography
Star Cast:
Rainn Wilson, Russell Brand, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Amer Chadha-Patel
73. Kill Chain (2019)
0
0
Kill Chain
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Araña
Director:
Ken Sanzel
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alimi Ballard, Enrico Colantoni, Ryan Kwanten, Anabelle Acosta
74. Fire Birds (1990)
13
7
Fire Birds
PG-13
13
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Preston
Director:
David Green
Genres:
Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Tommy Lee Jones, Sean Young, Bryan Kestner, Illana Diamant
75. The Runner (2015)
12
6
The Runner
R
12
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Colin Pryce
Director:
Austin Stark
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sarah Paulson, Peter Fonda, Connie Nielsen, Wendell Pierce
76. Primal (2018)
1
0
Primal
R
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Walsh
Director:
Nick Powell
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Famke Janssen, Kevin Durand, Michael Imperioli, LaMonica Garrett
77. Outcast (2014)
10
6
Outcast
10
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Gallain
Director:
Nick Powell
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Alexandre Bailly, Bozhao Wang, Kahina Carina, Simon Chin
78. Zandalee (1991)
15
7
Zandalee
15
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Collins
Director:
Sam Pillsbury
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Steve Buscemi, Marisa Tomei, Judge Reinhold, Erika Anderson
79. Dying of the Light (2014)
13
6
Dying of the Light
R
13
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Evan Lake
Director:
Paul Schrader
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anton Yelchin, Alexander Karim, Irène Jacob, Tomiwa Edun
80. Grand Isle (2020)
0
0
Grand Isle
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Walter
Genres:
Action, Thriller
81. The Wicker Man (2006)
23
5
The Wicker Man
PG-13
23
5

 Officer Edward Malus travels to a distant island to find the daughter Rowan of his ex-fiancée. He tries to rescue Rowan from a neo-pagan cult about to sacrifice her only to realize it was all a trap. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Edward Malus
Director:
Neil LaBute
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Ellen Burstyn, Kate Beahan, Frances Conroy
82. Dog Eat Dog (2016)
7
8
Dog Eat Dog
7
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Troy
Director:
Paul Schrader
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Willem Dafoe, Christopher Matthew Cook, Omar J. Dorsey, Louisa Krause
83. A Score to Settle (2019)
1
0
A Score to Settle
Not
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank
Director:
Shawn Ku
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Benjamin Bratt, Karolina Wydra, Mohamed Karim, Noah Le Gros
84. Looking Glass (2018)
5
5
Looking Glass
R
5
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray
Director:
Tim Hunter
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Robin Tunney, Ernie Lively, Marc Blucas, Jacque Gray
85. 211 (2018)
5
5
211
R
5
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Chandler
Director:
York Alec Shackleton
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Rainey Jr., Sophie Skelton, Dwayne Cameron, Weston Cage
86. Arsenal (2017)
6
7
Arsenal
R
6
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie King
Director:
Steven C. Miller
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Adrian Grenier, Johnathon Schaech, William Mark McCullough
87. Left Behind (2014)
25
10
Left Behind
PG-13
25
10

Chaos and anarchy starts reigning on Earth, supposedly due to the Rapture. Millions of people suddenly vanish and suddenly there is chaos and destruction everywhere. Meanwhile, a young girl, Chloe, and her father, attempt to survive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Rayford Steele
Director:
Vic Armstrong
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Fantasy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Chad Michael Murray, Cassi Thomson, Nicky Whelan, Jordin Sparks
88. Deadfall (1993)
4
7
Deadfall
R
4
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie
Director:
Christopher Coppola
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Charlie Sheen, Michael Biehn, Sarah Trigger, James Coburn
89. Jiu Jitsu (2020)
0
0
Jiu Jitsu
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Wylie
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
90. Bel Air (2000)
6
6
Bel Air
6
6
As:
Producer
Director:
Christopher Coppola
Star Cast:
Barbara Bain, Marc Coppola, Esteban Powell, Jennifer Rubin, Lou Rawls
91. Can't Stand Losing You (2012)
3
4
Can't Stand Losing You
3
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Andy Grieve, Lauren Lazin
Genres:
History, Biography, Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Stewart Copeland, The Police, Sting, Andy Summers
92. The Boy in Blue (1986)
7
5
The Boy in Blue
R
7
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Ned Hanlan
Director:
Charles Jarrott
Genres:
Drama, Sport, Biography
Star Cast:
Cynthia Dale, Christopher Plummer, David Naughton, Sean Sullivan
93. Welcome to Hollywood (1998)
6
6
Welcome to Hollywood
R
6
6
As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Markes, Adam Rifkin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, Adam Rifkin, Jane Jenkins, Scott Wolf, Peter Facinelli
94. Tempo di uccidere (1989)
4
7
Tempo di uccidere
R
4
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Enrico Silvestri
Director:
Giuliano Montaldo
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Ricky Tognazzi, Patrice-Flora Praxo, Gianluca Favilla, Georges Claisse
95. Never on Tuesday (1989)
8
7
Never on Tuesday
R
8
7
As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Rifkin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Claudia Christian, Andrew Lauer

TV Movie(s)

96. Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (1990)
2
4
Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted
2
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Heartbreaker
Director:
David Lynch
Genres:
Music, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Laura Dern, Julee Cruise, Lisa Giobbi, Félix Blaska
97. Best of Times (1981)
3
4
Best of Times
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Nicholas
Director:
Don Mischer
Star Cast:
Crispin Glover, Jill Schoelen, Julie Piekarski, Kevin Cortes
98. 2002 MTV Movie Awards (2002)
3
3
2002 MTV Movie Awards
3
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Bruce Gowers
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kate Beckinsale, Linda Cardellini

Animation(s)

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
PG
Plot:

Set in Spider-Verse, a group of multiple universes, the story focuses on Miles Morales, a New York teen. Bitten by a radioactive spider, he now gains spider-like abilities similar to Spider-Man. Shortly after that he discovers a "Super-Collider" built by supervillain Kingpin and must now join with other Spider men and women from other dimensions to save his city. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Spider-Man Noir
Director:
Rodney Rothman, Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti
Genres:
Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Chris Pine, Oscar Isaac, Lily Tomlin
The Croods (2013)
The Croods
PG
Plot:

The animated classic revolves around the prehistoric family the Croods. Fearful patriarch Grug keeps the family safe with his over-protective nature. Things take a turn when his daughter Eep falls for Guy, a more evolved human and Grug has to trust him to save his family from the end of the world. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Grug
Director:
Kirk De Micco, Chris Sanders
Genres:
Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds, Catherine Keener, Cloris Leachman
The Croods: A New Age (2020)
The Croods: A New Age
PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Grug
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Astro Boy (2009)
Astro Boy
PG
Plot:

Astro Boy, a robot having incredible powers, is discarded by his creator. However, he sets out to find his own identity and ends up in an adventure that would make him the greatest superhero of his time.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Tenma
Director:
David Bowers
Genres:
Action, Family, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Samuel L. Jackson, Charlize Theron, Freddie Highmore, Ryan Stiles
The Ant Bully (2006)
The Ant Bully
PG
Plot:

The Ant Bully is an animated adventure comedy film, which tells the story of Lucas who is being bullied a boy bigger than him. Lucas takes out his frustration on an innocent colony of ants, flooding it with his water gun.  Things take a turn when he is magically shrunken down to the size of an insect. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Zoc
Director:
John A. Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Paul Giamatti
Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001)
Christmas Carol: The Movie
PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Marley
Director:
Jimmy T. Murakami
Genres:
Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Simon Callow, Kate Winslet, Jane Horrocks, Michael Gambon
G-Force (2009)
G-Force
PG
Plot:

Leonard Saber, a business-magnate plans to use household appliances as cover for a lethal weapon and take over the world. The government team of trained Guinea pigs, a mole and fly, equipped with high-tech espionage apparatus, is set to stop Saber. Though the unconvinced FBI sends them to a pet-shop, the squad must somehow stop the wicked tycoon from capturing the world. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Hoyt Yeatman
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Buscemi, Will Arnett, Bill Nighy, Zach Galifianakis

TV Shows and Videos

The Dresden Files (2007)
The Dresden Files
As:
Producer
Director:
David Carson, Michael Grossman
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Paul Blackthorne, Valerie Cruz, Terrence Mann, Raoul Bhaneja, Conrad Coates

Nicolas Cage Awards

Academy Awards
Leaving Las Vegas Best Actor in a Leading Role 1996
Golden Globe Awards
Leaving Las Vegas Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 1996
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Face/Off Best On-Screen Duo 1998
The Rock Best On-Screen Duo 1997