The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent is an upcoming American action comedy film directed by Tom Gormican, who co-wrote the screenplay with Kevin Etten. It stars Nicolas Cage as a fictionalized version of himself, along with a supporting cast that includes Pedro Pascal, Sharon Horgan, Ike Barinholtz, Jacob Scipio, Lily Sheen, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tiffany Haddish.


Nicolas Cage begrudgingly accepts a $1 million offer to attend the birthday of a billionaire super fan. When things take a wild turn, Nic is forced to become a version of some of his most iconic and beloved characters in order to extricate his wife and daughter from the fan who is a notorious drug lord.

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    director Tom Gormican
    editor Melissa Bretherton
    genre action comedy
    keywords drug lord force
    musicBy Mark Isham
    producer Kevin Etten Kevin Turen Kristin Burr Mike Nilon Nicolas Cage
    productionCompany Saturn Films
    publisher Lionsgate Films
    recordedAt Croatia
    theme action comedy