03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Nicolas Cage's 'Compulsive' Spending: 22 Cars, 15 Homes, An Island & More

Following a string of box office hits, Cage went on an "epic spending spree." According to Levin, in 2007 the National Treasure star purchased three homes at more than $33 million; 22 cars, including nine Rolls Royces; 12 purchases of expensive jewelry and 47 pieces of artwork.

Cage "spent huge sums of money taking his sizable entourage on costly vacations and threw enormous Gatsby-scale parties at his residences."

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