Best Johnny Depp movies

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Best Johnny Depp movies
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TOP 25:
Lost in La Mancha
Lost in La Mancha
Character: as Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2002
Fulton and Pepe's 2000 documentary captures Terry Gilliam's attempt to get The Man Who Killed Don Quixote off the ground. Back injuries, freakish storms, and more zoom in to sabotage the project (which has never been resurrected).
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jeff Bridges movies?

TOP 24:
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Character: Willy Wonka
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2005
A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Missi Pyle movies?


TOP 23:
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
Character: Narrator
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2008
Fueled by a raging libido, Wild Turkey, and superhuman doses of drugs, Thompson was a true "free lance, " goring sacred cows with impunity, hilarity, and a steel-eyed conviction for writing wrongs. Focusing on the good doctor's heyday, 1965 to 1975, the film includes clips of never-before-seen (nor heard) home movies, audiotapes, and passages from unpublished manuscripts.

TOP 22:
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Character: Sweeney Todd
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music
Release: 2007
The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sacha Baron Cohen movies?

TOP 21:
Benny & Joon
Benny & Joon
Character: Sam
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dan Hedaya movies?


TOP 20:
Sleepy Hollow
Sleepy Hollow
Character: Ichabod Crane
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1999
New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Martin Landau movies?

TOP 19:
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Character: Captain Jack Sparrow
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Release: 2007
Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Naomie Harris movies?

TOP 18:
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Character: Raoul Duke
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Release: 1998
Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their hotel room and fear legal repercussions. Duke begins to drive back to L.A., but after an odd run-in with a cop, he returns to Sin City and continues his wild drug binge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gary Busey movies?


TOP 17:
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Character: Captain Jack Sparrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2006
Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jack Davenport movies?

TOP 16:
Arizona Dream
Arizona Dream
Character: Axel Blackmar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 1993
An Innuit hunter races his sled home with a fresh-caught halibut. This fish pervades the entire film, in real and imaginary form. Meanwhile, Axel tags fish in New York as a naturalist's gofer. He's happy there, but a messenger arrives to bring him to Arizona for his uncle's wedding. It's a ruse to get Axel into the family business. In Arizona, Axel meets two odd women: vivacious, needy, and plagued by neuroses and familial discord. He gets romantically involved with one, while the other, rich but depressed, plays accordion tunes to a gaggle of pet turtles
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jerry Lewis movies?

TOP 15:

Dead Man

Dead Man
Character: William Blake
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Western
Release: 1995
On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best F. Murray Abraham movies?


TOP 14:

Finding Neverland

Finding Neverland
Character: Sir James Matthew Barrie
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
During a writing slump, playwright J.M. Barrie meets a widow and her three children—who soon become an important part of Barrie’s life and the inspiration that lead him to create his masterpiece. Peter Pan'.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Christie movies?

TOP 13:

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street
Character: Glen Lantz
Genre: Horror
Release: 1984
Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson, traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger, who was burned alive by angry parents many years before. Krueger has now come back in the dreams of his killers' children, claiming their lives as his revenge. Nancy and her boyfriend, Glen, must devise a plan to lure the monster out of the realm of nightmares and into the real world...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lin Shaye movies?

TOP 12:

Corpse Bride

Corpse Bride
Character: Victor Van Dort (voice)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 2005
Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joanna Lumley movies?

TOP 11:

Blow

Blow
Character: George Jung
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2001
A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes bankrupt. George does not want the same thing to happen to him, and his friend Tuna, in the 1960's, suggests that he deal marijuana. He is a big hit in California in the 1960's, yet he goes to jail, where he finds out about the wonders of cocaine. As a result, when released, he gets rich by bringing cocaine to America. However, he soon pays the price.


TOP 10:

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Character: Gellert Grindelwald
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2016
In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American wizarding authorities after Newt, and threatens to strain even further the state of magical and non-magical relations.

TOP 9:

Ed Wood

Ed Wood
Character: Ed Wood
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Release: 1994
The mostly true story of the legendary "worst director of all time", who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless B-movies without ever becoming famous or successful.

TOP 8:

Donnie Brasco

Donnie Brasco
Character: Donnie Brasco / Joseph D. 'Joe' Pistone
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1997
An FBI undercover agent infilitrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life at the expense of his regular one.

TOP 7:

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
Genre: Music, Documentary
Release: 2007
As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death, his influence reaches out around the world, more strongly now than ever before. In "The Future Is Unwritten", from British film director Julien Temple, Joe Strummer is revealed not just as a legend or musician, but as a true communicator of our times. Drawing on both a shared punk history and the close personal friendship which developed over the last years of Joe's life, Julien Temple's film is a celebration of Joe Strummer - before, during and after the Clash.

TOP 6:

When You’re Strange

When You’re Strange
Character: Himself - Narrator (voice)
Genre: Documentary, Music
Release: 2010
The creative chemistry of four brilliant artists —drummer John Densmore, guitarist Robby Kreiger, keyboardist Ray Manzarek and singer Jim Morrison— made The Doors one of America's most iconic and influential rock bands. Using footage shot between their formation in 1965 and Morrison's death in 1971, it follows the band from the corridors of UCLA's film school, where Manzarek and Morrison met, to the stages of sold-out arenas.


TOP 5:

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2011
A further investigation into the arrest of three teenagers convicted of killing three young boys in Arkansas who spent nearly 20 years in prison before being released after new DNA evidence indicated they may be innocent.

TOP 4:

Platoon

Platoon
Character: Lerner
Genre: Drama, War, Action
Release: 1986
As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

TOP 3:

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Character: Gilbert Grape
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.

TOP 2:

Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands
Character: Edward Scissorhands
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 1990
A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.

TOP 1:

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Character: Captain Jack Sparrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2003
Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 18th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.



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