He belongs to Hollywood’s best-loved actors thanks to the amazing types he can play. Johnny Depp is an actor who constantly renews himself, so no single movie with him is the same. In the eighties his glamorous career began and since that time he never stopped acting. At that time, of course, some amazing films came out with him in the lead. Here you will find the top 10 best Johnny Depp movies.
10. Ed Wood
He is known as the worst director of all time, Edward D. Wood Jr. In the fifties, this man directed some of the worst films ever released. The story about his strange life already inspired a book, and was filmed in 1994 by director Tim Burton. Johnny Depp plays the role of this eccentric director, who spent his free time engaging in travesty and the strangest types in the world of Hollywood.
9. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Las Vegas is the city of casinos, but also of drugs. When Hunter S. Thompson, the highly eccentric journalist to this city, has to report on a sports match, he takes his advocated lawyer. The money they deserve is giving them a load of drugs. The psychedelic road trip to Las Vegas takes care of the funniest moments between these two characters, with Depp in a shine role as the drought journalist
TOP 10 Best Johnny Depp Movies
Depp dives in his career more often in the world of drugs. In blow he plays the role of a disadvantaged boy who slowly works to one of the biggest players in the cocaine trade. Of course, that is not without danger, which makes Blow more a crime film than a drama. This film is also based on a true story, that of George Jung. During the release of this film, he was ironically still in jail because of his role in the cocaine smuggling.
7. Public Enemies
The thirties in America are known as “the Great Depression.” Due to the poverty during that period, the country was largely ruled by criminals and gangsters. Public Enemies is a movie that shows this time like no other. The act of Jonny Depp is anything but a cliché, and the story is told using the most beautiful images. That’s why Public Enemies is also considered to be one of the best gangster movies lately.
6. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Depp is really of all markets at home, because in addition to his work in serious dramas and absurd comedies, the actor can also sing. This dark musical is a filming of a popular show on Broadway. Depp plays the role of the murderous barber Sweeney Todd. He puts everything on everything to avenge his wife’s death. Tim Burton’s dark guitar style fits perfectly with this horror musical, and Stephen Sondheim’s music gives an all-in-one noisy sound.
5. Finding Neverland
Peter Pan is one of the most famous stories of all time. This story of British writer JM Barrie has been filmed several times. This film is not about the story of Peter Pan, but the creation of the play that Barrie wrote about this boy. Depp plays the role of Barrie, and the film shows how inspired he was by the Davies family. Seeing the boys in this family makes him think of the dream never to grow up, and the story of Peter Pan was born.
4. Donnie Brasco
Again, Johnny Depp plays a successful role in a movie based on a true story about the mafia . This time, Depp itself is not the mafia boss, but an undercover agent who tries to infiltrate an old mafia family.That suits him, but there is a high price against this professional success. Slowly but surely the members of the mafia also suspect that there is somewhere a traitor in the game, but they do not know who to suspect. Donnie Brasco is a film for the lovers of crime films and unprecedented tension.
3. What’s Eating Gilbert Grape
The young Gilbert Grape has nothing in his life except the care for his handicapped brother (glamor of a young Leonardo DiCaprio ). He lives in a village where nothing is happening and feels life passes to him. When the young Becky visits the village, his entire world is thrown out, because for the first time he has something in his life where he is happy. Still, Gilbert is not easy to throw his life to make a real effort.
2. Edward Scissorhands
The years of collaboration between Johnny Depp and director Tim Burton began with this fairytale and dark movie. Edward Scissorhands is designed by a scientist who has never been able to finish Edward’s hands. With scissors like fingers he walks into an ideal town that is frightened by his appearance.Slowly but surely, he tries to win people for himself, whatever he does because of his emotional personality. This film is seen as one of Tim Burton’s best works, and Depp’s role as Edward is definitely iconic today.
1. Pirates of the Caribbean (series)
Who does Captain Jack Sparrow do not know now? This glimpse played Depp for the first time in 2003, but now there have been five different pirate films in this series. As the drunk and mopering captain, Johnny Depp has always been in everybody’s memory. The series was developed by Disney and is based on the same-name attraction found in all Disneyparken. The theme of rowing, drinking and fighting pirates clearly spoke to everyone, because this series now belongs to the most popular movie series of all time.
TOP 10 Best Johnny Depp Movies