Cage vs Cage

John Cage put together a piece of music called 4’33” (“four minutes, thirty-three seconds”) which is pretty much complete silence for 4 minutes and 33 seconds. The idea behind it is the the ambient sound happening at the same time as the performance becomes the performance.

Adam Lucas has created a video that takes everything a whole level up : Nicolas Cage performs Cage’s 4’33.” … via movie clips starring Nicholas Cage.  Here it is, Cage doing Cage:

If you’ve managed to stay with us this far, here are all the movies used, in the order they are featured:

Ghostrider
The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call – New Orleans
The Weatherman
Guarding Tess
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin
Vampire’s Kiss
Snake Eyes
Leaving Las Vegas
Adaptation
The Boy in Blue
Red Rock West
Matchstick Men
Raising Arizona
Bringing Out the Dead
Wild at Heart
The Wicker Man
8mm
Birdy
Drive Angry
Bangkok Dangerous
Zandalee
City of Angels
The Rock