Nicolas Cage's new movie JOE is now in theaters, on demand, and available on iTunes, and the actor recently sat down with iHeartRadio's Marc Coppola (who is also his brother!) to talk about the flick.

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The movie features Nicolas playing the role of an ex-con (named Joe) who meets a hard-luck kid, and finds himself fiercely protecting him and members of his family. The movie is based on the novel Big Bad Love, Facing the Moon.

In the interview, Nicolas talked about how the movie came about, movies being released in the theater vs. movies being released in the theater and on the small screen simultaneously, the movie JOE itself and his role, and how his past has helped him with his acting techniques. He also mentions what's next for him, and talks about his fans. Check it out below!

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Check out the trailer below: