Monterey Cinemas, with support from Aro Video Wellington, is bringing the undisputed legend of meme-able performances, Nic Cage, to screens this month for a dedicated Nicolas Cage Festival.


Uncaged – The Nicolas Cage Festival presents highlights of Cage’s illustrious career, from recent successes Pig and Mandy to cult classics Face/Off and Wild at Heart.


The festival opens with a celebratory preview screening of The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent on Wednesday 20 April. The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent is Nicolas Cage at his best, playing the role he was born for – Nick Cage.



Festival programme

Wednesday 20 April, 8.45pm - The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent. 

Opening night - all tickets come with a glass of house wine, beer, or a soft drink. 


Thursday 21 April 6.00pm - Raising Arizona

                                 8.00pm - Adaptation

                                 8.30pm - Face/Off


Friday 22 April      8.30pm - Wild at Heart

                                10.00pm - Wild at Heart (Cage Cocktails session)


Saturday 23 April 7.50pm - Pig

                                10.00pm - Mandy (Cage Cocktails session)


Sunday 24 April    5.00pm - Raising Arizona

                                8.30pm - Adaptation


Monday 25 April   6.20pm - Pig

                                8.30pm - Mandy 


Tuesday 26 April  8.30pm - Color out of Space


Wednesday 27 April 8.30pm - Face/Off

                                 8.45pm - Vampire's Kiss

Cage Cocktail Sessions

Join us for one of our late night Cage Cocktail Sessions for a selection of two-night-only cocktails themed on our Cage films! These will be available to purchase for $10.