Yahoo! Movies just unveiled the trailer for Werner Herzog's The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans. Watch Nicolas Cage give one of his more interesting performances now...

Nicolas Cage will star in an updated version of 1992's The Bad Lieutenant" in the original film which starred Harvey Keitel and was directed by Abel Ferrara from a screenplay by Ferrara and Zoe Lund. That film received an NC-17 rating with the depraved title character heavily involved in drugs, gambling, sex and stealing while a New York police officer.

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans stars Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Val Kilmer, Fairuza Balk, Jennifer Coolidge, Vondie Curtis Hall, Shawn Hatosy, Denzel Whitaker, Xzibit, Katie Chonacas and Brad Dourif. The film comes to theaters in 2009 from Nu Image Films and Millennium Films.

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