The John Malkovich minute occurred at the C4GED celebration at Austin’s Alamo Drafthouse on Sunday, held each year in January in his respect.
The Oscar-winning performer gave a 10-minute narration of Edgar Allen Poe’s The Tell-Tale Heart which he said affected his work and his adolescence – and trust us when we say it’s all that you’d anticipate.
‘I used to read when I was a child and it gave me all kinds of nightmares,’ cage explained to Metro.
‘I think I was trying to make movies on some level to get to the feelings of some of the more manic performances.’
Classic Nicolas Cage in that spot, people.
While the C4GED celebration has now been running throughout the previous four years, 2017 was the first run through the performing artist smashed the occasion, which sold out in five minutes.
In the wake of sitting through a choice of movies from his back index which kept running as a 12-hour marathon, the Ghost Rider star additionally conveyed a 47-minute long Q&A session with pleased fans.
What’s more, if that that wasn’t sufficient, Cage also witnesses an unplanned marriage proposal in the cinema! Sweet!