Nicolas Cage

Friday: Little Italy Open Air Film Festival: “Moonstruck”

Friday: Little Italy Open Air Film Festival: “Moonstruck”

July 7

Pop icon and Twitter mom/poet Cher’s Oscar-winning performance in “Moonstruck” as a very, very Italian-American widow from a very, very Italian-American family is as big and memorable as, well, her hair. After losing her husband, Loretta Castorini is done with love, settling for the first drab fellow to get down on one knee (well, after she insists he propose that way; she believes her failure to follow tradition in her first marriage was what cursed it), until—overnight—she falls for his estranged younger brother, Ronny, played by a baby-faced Nicolas Cage. If you ask me, Ronny is rather unappealing, insane really—he has a long-held grudge against his brother, who...

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