Nicolas Cage’s new film Pig is a success with critics and it’s now accessible to view on-line (Image: Pulse Movies)
Nicolas Cage’s new movie Pig is being lapped up by critics with the flick scoring a 97% approval score on Rotten Tomatoes and 83% on Metacritic.
The actor’s newest film tells the story of a truffle hunter who returns to Portland, Oregan to seek out his kidnapped pig.
The thriller’s trailer opens with Oscar winner Nicolas, 57, as his character Rob whistling for his prized pig which trots after him out the door and into the woods.
The pair can then be seen looking for truffles collectively earlier than they return residence with the pig sitting comfortably on his mattress.
Rob is all of the sudden seen being thrown to the ground, earlier than he comes spherical and makes an attempt to whistle out to his pig.
In a voiceover, Rob says: ‘I keep in mind each meal I ever cooked, I keep in mind each individual I ever served,’ earlier than somebody replies: ‘You lived your life for them and so they don’t even see you, you don’t even see your self.’
The movie had a brief two week theatrical launched and is now accessible for viewing on-line on the likes of Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, Google Play, Vudu and Spectrum.
One reviewer on Rotten Tomatoes described Nicolas’s efficiency as his ‘greatest efficiency in years’, whereas one other individual wrote: ‘Pig is essentially a narrative in regards to the maintain that reminiscences have on us: reminiscences of these we’ve misplaced, of desires deserted, of the nice instances (uncommon although they might have been).
‘And this story appears to have reawakened Cage himself.’
In the meantime, it emerged final month Nicolas will not star as Joe Exotic in a deliberate scripted sequence primarily based on the hit Netflix sequence Tiger King: Homicide, Mayhem and Insanity.
The challenge was placed on maintain on Amazon after Nicolas was touted to look.
‘We must always clear the report,’ Nicolas informed Selection. ‘I learn two wonderful scripts, which I did assume had been wonderful, however I feel Amazon in the end felt that it was materials that had turn into previous tense as a result of it took so lengthy for it to return collectively.’
He added: ‘They felt at one level that it was lightning in a bottle, however that time has since pale into the gap and it’s now not related.’
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