Watch Nicolas Cage in the Trailer for 'Joe' from David Gordon Green

I completely forgot about Joe when I was trying to remember all the 2014 films I'd already seen and that isn't to say I think it's a bad film, I just forgot it was going to hit theaters this year. In fact, it's a pretty good movie with a solid performance from Nicolas Cage as the title character, an ex-con with a kind heart, as he becomes something of a father figure to a young boy (Tye Sheridan). Here's the opening of my review from the Toronto Film Festival: David Gordon Green's Joe mines backwoods, hick territory, finding a slight narrative kinship with Jeff Nichols' Mud combined with the tonal darkness of Winter's Bone. The strongest thread holding the three films together is obviously the focus on down-on-their-luck families with bad dental hygiene, drinking problems and poor living conditions, all of which are traits I typically loathe. Narrative's of
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