Nicolas Cage Vows Never to Retire from Acting: ‘That Can’t Happen…I Need It’

Nicolas Cage told Entertainment Weekly this week that he will never retire from acting.

The Oscar winner earned some of the best reviews of his career earlier this year with the indie drama “Pig,” and now his buzzy Sion Sono-directed Samurai-Western “Prisoners of the Ghostland” is playing in theaters and available on VOD platforms.

Cage has over 100 acting and voice role credits to his name, and he has no plans to stop anytime soon.“That can’t happen.

To do what I do in cinema has been like a guardian angel for me, and I need it,” Cage said when EW brought up retirement.

“I’m healthier when I’m working, I need a positive place to express my life experience, and filmmaking has given me that.

So I’m never going to retire.

Where are we now, 117 movies?”Cage continued, “What’s funny is, my argument with people who go,

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