A whole generation might know better Nicolas Cage For his month, than his film. Thanks to his extravagant and unique performance, the actor became an internet icon for a long time. Although one might think that Cage was happy with this attention, The playwright recently admitted that at first he was not happy with this kind of attention.
In a recent interview with The Guardian, known as part of the tour for his new film dream scene, Nicolas Cage admits that at first he wasn’t happy with the memes the internet created about him. Here is what he commented:
“I might be the first actor to go through a kind of reminiscence. One person cherry-picked from all these different movies where I was melting down, but it didn’t matter how the character got to that point. I was frustrated because I didn’t know what people took away from the movies other than this.
I didn’t know how to process what was happening. I started acting because film acting moved me more than any other industry. I didn’t go to the movies to be a meme. It was new. I was friends with him, but it was an adjustment,” Cage admitted. “I thought maybe they’d force someone to go back and watch the movie. But I had no control over that.”
Cage made his frustrations clear by pointing out that all the memes about his characters omitted the important spiritual and emotional journeys or tragedies they suffered, reducing their roles to simple punchlines for jokes. Fortunately, it seems the actor has changed his mind in recent times, since The unbearable weight of great talent A film that uses cage memes and their importance in current culture To tell an emotional story about friendship.
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I can understand why Nicolas Cage has been unhappy with his role on the Internet in recent years. However, it is also true that memes have served as an entry point for the new generation to give this actor’s work a chance.