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List of Johnny Depp Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Edward Scissorhands (1990)
637
25
Edward Scissorhands
TV-14
637
25

After the premature death of his creator, Edward, an artificial humanoid, is left with scissor blades for hands. He is discovered by kind-hearted saleswoman Peg, who welcomes him into her home. He quickly wins affection in the neighborhood and falls in love with Peg's teenage daughter, but his luck turns when he is framed for a robbery.

As:
Cast
Role:
Edward Scissorhands
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Drama
2. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
611
18
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
PG-13
611
18

In the second movie in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series, Captain Jack Sparrow realises that he owes a blood debt to Davey Jones and must find his heart to save himself. Meanwhile, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must either get Jack’s magical compass for Lord Cutler Beckett or face death. They, hence, join Jack in yet another crazy adventure.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Sparrow
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Performance, People's Choice Award for Favorite On-Screen Match-Up
3. Finding Neverland (2004)
367
19
Finding Neverland
PG
367
19

It is a magical account of writer J.M. Barrie and the events of his life leading to his most famous work ‘Peter Pan’. Barrie forms a close platonic friendship with the recently widowed Sylvia Llewelyn Davies and becomes close to her four sons Peter, George, Jack, and Michael. They become his inspiration for ‘Peter Pan’. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sir James Matthew Barrie
Director:
Marc Forster
Genres:
Biography, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
4. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
636
20
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
PG-13
636
20

The cursed undead crew of the Black Pearl attacks Port Royal, Jamaica, and abducts the Governor's daughter Elizabeth, who possesses a gold piece needed to lift the curse. Gallant blacksmith Will Turner frees eccentric pirate Jack Sparrow from imprisonment and convinces him to assist in his heroic mission to rescue Elizabeth from the pirates.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Sparrow
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Male Performance
5. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
504
22
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
PG-13
504
22

Tormented by bad luck, Jack Sparrow accidentally releases his old nemesis, pirate-hunter Salazar, from the Devil's Triangle. As Salazar rallies his ghostly crew to hunt for Sparrow, he joins forces with an astronomer and young Henry Turner, who wants to search for the Trident of Poseidon to free his father Will from the curse of the Flying Dutchman.

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Jack Sparrow
Director:
Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
6. What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
463
19
What's Eating Gilbert Grape
PG-13
463
19

Gilbert Grape’s life has nothing special, only a bunch of responsibilities - he works at a grocery store and takes care of his family that comprises two sisters, an extremely obese mother and a mentally impaired brother. Then one day, he meets and falls in love with Becky who encourages him to focus on his own happiness as well. But how does he find time for that?

As:
Cast
Role:
Gilbert Grape
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama
7. From Hell (2001)
263
12
From Hell
R
263
12

Inspired by the graphic novel From Hell, the movie revolves around the horrific Jack the Ripper murders. Whitechapel Police Inspector Frederick Abberline, races against time to stop the Ripper, save the prostitute Mary Kelly, who he has fallen in love with while uncovering a darker conspiracy by Freemasons. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Inspector Frederick Abberline
Director:
Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ian Holm, Heather Graham, Robbie Coltrane, Ian Richardson
8. Sleepy Hollow (1999)
434
18
Sleepy Hollow
R
434
18

Sleepy Hollow is a thriller directed by Tim Burton set in the gothic town of the same name, where a detective tries to solve the murders committed by a local legend, the headless horseman. Johnny Depp stars as an eccentric New York detective who uncovers the secret of the murderer's penchant for killing his victims by decapitation of their heads.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ichabod Crane
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
9. Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
215
18
Don Juan DeMarco
PG-13
215
18

This is the story of an aged psychiatrist called Jack Mickler and his 21 year old patient, who claims to be legendary libertine Don Juan. As Mickler starts his evaluation and the youth begins to tell his story, Mickler’s relationship with his wife is enlivened. However, finding reality within the youth’s imagination becomes his greatest challenge.

As:
Cast
Role:
Don Juan DeMarco
Director:
Jeremy Leven
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, Marlon Brando, Géraldine Pailhas, Bob Dishy
10. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
465
20
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
PG-13
465
20

Lord Cutler Beckett, now in possession of Davy Jones's heart, uses him to eliminate all pirates, prompting nine Pirate Lords to combine the Pieces of Eight to release Goddess Calypso, the betrayed lover of Jones. However, Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann and Captain Barbossa must first rescue Jack Sparrow, one of the Pirate Lords trapped in Davy Jones' Locker.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Sparrow
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Jonathan Pryce, Naomie Harris, Geoffrey Rush, Jack Davenport
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Comedic Performance
11. Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
341
18
Alice Through the Looking Glass
PG
341
18

After three years of traveling across the seas, Alice slips through the mirror to return to the Wonderland, where she meets all her old friends except Mad Hatter and learns that he is in a state of great shock because of his missing family. To save her loved ones, she must now travel into the past and to do that she must steal Chronosphere, an object that controls all of time in Wonderland.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hatter Tarrant Hightopp
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family
12. Alice in Wonderland (2010)
394
19
Alice in Wonderland
PG
394
19

Produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Alice in Wonderland is loosely based on Lewis Carroll's fantasy novels and tells the story of a girl who has the power to slay the Jabberwocky, a dragon-like creature who is terrorizing the world. The film was praised for its visual style and special effects. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mad Hatter
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Adventure
13. Cry-Baby (1990)
267
19
Cry-Baby
PG-13
267
19

Wade "Cry-Baby" Walker is a delinquent; but with a golden heart. Also the leader of the 1950s’ Baltimore subculture called the ‘drapes’, he is very popular with the girls for his ability to shed a single tear. Then he fall in love with a squire girl called Allison, causing heartburns, and jealous people around them conspire to keep them apart. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Cry-Baby
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Traci Lords, Ricki Lake, Willem Dafoe, Amy Locane, Susan Tyrrell, Polly Bergen
14. Blow (2001)
348
24
Blow
R
348
24

Blow follows the life cocaine smuggler George Jung who, when young, saw his family struggle with financial difficulties and decided to never suffer the same way himself. He deals in marijuana and later cocaine and becomes rich. However, eventually he has to face the consequences of his deeds, and they are not just legal ramifications. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George Jung
Director:
Ted Demme
Genres:
Crime, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Liotta, Emma Roberts, Penelope Cruz, Penélope Cruz, Franka Potente, Rachel Griffiths
15. Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
225
16
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
R
225
16

A corrupt CIA officer, Sands, brings in El Mariachi to eliminate General Marquez, a Mexican army officer who has been tasked by drug lord Barillo to kill the Mexican President. Sands also hires FBI agent Ramírez and AFN operative Ajedrez to track and kill Barillo. However, Sands, also has something else in his mind.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sands
Director:
Robert Rodriguez
Genres:
Action, Thriller
16. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
415
25
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
PG-13
415
25

The fourth film of the popular Pirates of the Caribbean series, the movie revolves around Captain Jack Sparrow and his search for the Fountain of Youth. He eventually has to confront the infamous pirate named Blackbeard. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Sparrow
Director:
Rob Marshall
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sam Claflin, Ian McShane, Judi Dench, Penelope Cruz, Penélope Cruz, Geoffrey Rush, Kevin McNally
17. Benny & Joon (1993)
263
19
Benny & Joon
PG
263
19

Benny & Joon is a psychological romantic comedy film which is about a mentally ill young woman who finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton, a great silent movie comedian. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sam
Director:
Jeremiah S. Chechik
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Julianne Moore, William H. Macy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Oliver Platt
18. Donnie Brasco (1997)
308
18
Donnie Brasco
R
308
18

The film is based on the real story of FBI agent Joe Pistone who goes undercover as Donnie Brasco to spy on mob life in New York and befriends gangster Lefty Ruggiero. However, his prolonged absence breaks apart his marriage, the mafia begins to suspect a mole in the gang, and he becomes attached to his friend Lefty.

As:
Cast
Role:
Donnie
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby, James Russo
19. Public Enemies (2009)
305
17
Public Enemies
R
305
17

The biographical crime-drama is based on the real-life story of bank robbers John Dillinger, Homer Van Meter, and Baby Face Nelson as they are pursued by FBI agent Melvin Purvis. The movie shows how Dillinger was revered by the American downtrodden public and FBI’s attempts to bring the criminals to justice. 

As:
Cast
Role:
John Dillinger
Director:
Genres:
History, Crime, Drama, Biography, Romance
20. The Ninth Gate (1999)
227
15
The Ninth Gate
R
227
15

A wealthy book collector, Boris Balkan hires Dean Corso, a book dealer who specialises in finding rare books. His motive – to verify the authenticity of his purchased book The Nine Gates of the Kingdom of Shadows that has the capability to summon the Devil himself. Corso sets out on a journey to uncover the truth about the book and finds himself in a series of strange events.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dean Corso
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
21. Secret Window (2004)
322
22
Secret Window
PG-13
322
22

Based on Stephen King’s story, this film follows the life of a successful author. After a bitter betrayal, writer Mort Rainey retreats to his lake-side cottage. When a menacing stranger, John Shooter, arrives to accuse him of plagiarism, and stalks him, Rainey tries to prove him wrong. Odd occurrences happening around him compel Rainey to dig to the bottom of the mystery. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mort Rainey
Director:
David Koepp
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Maria Bello, Len Cariou, John Turturro, Timothy Hutton, Charles S. Dutton
22. Nick of Time (1995)
167
14
Nick of Time
R
167
14

Nick of Time is a political thriller film, which tells the story of an ordinary accountant who finds himself facing his worst nightmares when he is ordered to kill a governor. Failing to do so would get his kidnapped daughter killed. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gene Watson
Director:
John Badham
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Courtney Chase, Charles S. Dutton, Roma Maffia
23. Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
206
16
Murder on the Orient Express
PG-13
206
16

After solving a theft in Jerusalem, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot finds himself involved in the murder mystery of the corrupt businessman Edward Ratchett, on-board the lavish Orient Express. As natural disasters and heartbreaking revelations follow, Poirot is forced to rethink his definition of justice. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Ratchett
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
24. Dark Shadows (2012)
300
23
Dark Shadows
PG-13
300
23

In the eighteenth century, Collinsport, Barnabas Collins spurns the romantic advances of Angelique, a witch and becomes cursed. Everything he loves dies, including his fiancée Josette and he is buried as a vampire. When he escapes two centuries later, he must stop Angelique and other evil forces while trying to save Victoria Winters, a doppelganger of Josette.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Barnabas Collins
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
25. Into the Woods (2014)
196
14
Into the Woods
PG
196
14

Based on Grimm Brothers’ fairy tales, the movie starts with a baker and wife failing to have a child because of a witch’s curse. The witch will lift the curse if they can attain four objects. On their journey, they encounter Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Jack, Rapunzel and many monsters and happy endings are not guaranteed.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Marshall
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure
26. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
222
19
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
PG-13
222
19

Dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald, escapes from captivity while being transferred to London and hatches a sinister plan to gain control over Muggles, assisted by his true-blood followers and the young obscurial Credence Barebone. Meanwhile, Professor Albus Dumbledore, convinces his former student, self-proclaimed magizoologist Newt Scamander, to travel to Paris to save Credence from the evil schemes of Grindelwald.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gellert Grindelwald
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Star Cast:
Jude Law, Eddie Redmayne, Zoë Kravitz, Wolf Roth, Carmen Ejogo
27. Black Mass (2015)
202
15
Black Mass
R
202
15

In order to curb the influence of Italian mafia in Boston, FBI agent John Connolly approaches state senator William Bulger to form an alliance with his brother, crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger. This biographical film depicts how the latter took advantage of this partnership to become one of the most notorious criminals in the history of America.

As:
Cast
Role:
James 'Whitey' Bulger
Director:
Scott Cooper
Genres:
Drama, Crime, History, Biography
28. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
159
13
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
PG-13
159
13

A fantastical morality tale, set in the present-day, THE MOVIE It tells the story of Dr. Parnassus and his 'Imaginarium', a traveling show where members of the audience get opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. An inveterate gambler, thousands of years ago Dr. Parnassus made a bet with the devil, Mr. Nick, in which he won immortality. Centuries later, on meeting his one true love, Dr. Parnassus made another deal with the devil, trading his immortality for youth, on condition that when his daughter reached her 16th birthday, she would become the property of Mr Nick.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Fantasy, Adventure
29. Chocolat (2000)
276
18
Chocolat
PG-13
276
18

Vianne Rocher, along with her six year old daughter Anouk arrives in a small conservative French village headed by Mayor Reynaud and much to his resentment opens a chocolate shop. Her affable nature and delicious chocolates soon win over a number of town’s people; however, the Mayor remains skeptical. Things take a turn when a group of gypsy travellers come to the town.

As:
Cast
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama, Romance
30. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
408
30
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
PG
408
30

Eccentric candy maker Willy Wonka hides five golden tickets in random chocolate bars that will grant five children a special tour of his amazing chocolate factory. Amidst massive rush, a poor boy named Charlie manages to win the fifth ticket and is accompanied by his grandfather in this once-in-a-lifetime adventure that will change his life forever.

As:
Cast
Role:
Willy Wonka
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
31. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
293
20
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
PG-13
293
20

Wizard and magizoologist, Newt Scamander reaches New York with a suitcase full of magical creatures. Unfortunately, some of the creatures escape and he is accused of conspiring with the notorious dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald. Newt and Jacob, along with auror Tina and her sister Queenie now have to find the escaped creatures and set things right.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
32. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
316
28
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
R
316
28

Benjamin Barker, a barber, is falsely accused of a crime and sent to prison. He returns to find his wife dead and his daughter in the hands of corrupt judge Turnpin. Angered by the injustice he assumes a new name Sweeney Todd, reopens his barber shop and kills his customers with a straight razor with the help of Mrs. Lovett.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sweeney Todd
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Horror, Musical
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Villain
33. Arizona Dream (1993)
127
10
Arizona Dream
R
127
10

 A young New Yorker, who works at the fish counter at the city’s harbor, is a dreamer. Coaxed by his cousin, he travels to Arizona to attend his uncle’s wedding. There he meets a strange woman, who dreams of building a flying machine and her quirky stepdaughter, who dreams of being incarnated as a turtle. The three soon bond up. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Axel Blackmar
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
34. City of Lies (2018)
131
10
City of Lies
R
131
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Russell Poole
Director:
Brad Furman
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Biography, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Forest Whitaker, Neil Brown Jr., Dayton Callie, Peter Greene
35. Platoon (1986)
251
22
Platoon
R
251
22

Chris Taylor joins the Vietnam War as a volunteer soldier and quickly faces the horrors of war. Meanwhile tensions erupt within the Platoon when some of its members kill villagers in a raid. Sergeant Barnes is willing to do anything for victory while Sergeant Elias is more idealistic. Taylor is now caught between the war with the enemy and the one within the platoon.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, War
36. The Tourist (2010)
238
18
The Tourist
PG-13
238
18

When Frank Tupelo meets a beautiful woman, Elise, on board a train to Venice, he takes it as a chance encounter. However, soon he finds himself being chased by Inspector John Acheson as well as a mobster, Reginald Shaw, both of who believe that he is the wanted Alexander Pearce who has undergone a surgery to change his face.

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Tupelo
Director:
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Genres:
Action, Romance, Thriller, Crime
37. Transcendence (2014)
182
15
Transcendence
PG-13
182
15

Dr. Will Caster is involved in developing a sentient computer when he is shot by an anti-technology terrorist group R.I.F.T. With only a month to live, his wife Evelyn uploads his consciousness into a quantum computer. But soon Evelyn and his best friend Max must find a way to stop him when he starts controlling human minds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Will Caster
Director:
Wally Pfister
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
38. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
144
14
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
R
144
14

After slaying all the children and teenagers of his town, Springwood’s dream-stalking psychopath Freddy Krueger, in a bid to capture new hunting grounds, discovers a home for troubled teens. When he realizes that his estranged daughter Maggie works there as a therapist, he tries to enlist her help; but she confronts her father, determined to put a stop to his murderous carnage. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Rachel Talalay
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tom Arnold, Roseanne Barr, Elinor Donahue, Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane
39. Dead Man (1995)
169
14
Dead Man
R
169
14

After committing a murder in self defense, fatally wounded William Blake is on the run, chased by a group of bounty hunters. He eventually meets an Indian called Nobody, who unsuccessfully tries to take out the bullet lodged close to his hurt. Dead Man focuses on their journey to the sea and how the Indian prepares Blake for his journey to the Spirit World.

As:
Cast
Role:
William Blake
Director:
Jim Jarmusch
Genres:
Drama, Western, Fantasy
40. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
201
24
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
R
201
24

The dark comedy follows the journey of journalist Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo who drive a red convertible to Las Vegas to cover a motorcycle race. They are, however, carrying a suitcase full of drugs that they consume at an increasing rate. What follows is a psychedelic adventure in search of the American Dream. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Raoul Duke
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Comedy
41. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
249
25
A Nightmare on Elm Street
R
249
25

A group of teenage friends begin having mysterious dreams—in which they are attacked by a clawed killer, and sometimes killed too—leading to injuries and death in real life as well. Nancy, one of the teenagers, decides to stay awake, to survive and also uncover the reality of the mysterious dream killer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Glen Lantz
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Robert Englund, John Saxon, Ronee Blakley, Heather Langenkamp, Amanda Wyss
42. The Man Who Cried (2000)
105
8
The Man Who Cried
R
105
8

The Man Who Cried is a drama film which tells the story of Suzie, an adopted Jewish girl living in Paris. She hopes to find her father who is living in the US, but problems arise when Paris is invaded by Nazis.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Sally Potter
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Cate Blanchett, Christina Ricci, Harry Dean Stanton, Oleg Yankovskiy, Claudia Lander-Duke, Danny Scheinmann
43. Richard Says Goodbye (2018)
130
11
Richard Says Goodbye
R
130
11
As:
Cast
Director:
Wayne Roberts
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Zoey Deutch, Danny Huston, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Rosemarie DeWitt
44. The Astronaut's Wife (1999)
143
13
The Astronaut's Wife
R
143
13

This science fiction thriller film tells the story of two NASA astronauts, who face an explosion while in space, as they were attempting to repair a shuttle. Although they return safely, soon distinct character changes are seen, as they slowly clam into a deep dark world. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Commander Spencer Armacost
Director:
Rand Ravich
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Charlize Theron, Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Joe Morton, Clea DuVall, Donna Murphy
45. Waiting for the Barbarians (2020)
92
10
Waiting for the Barbarians
92
10

A magistrate at an isolated outpost learns about cruel tactics being used to interrogate innocent people about a potential uprising. He soon finds himself reevaluating his loyalty to his nation.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Colonel Joll
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
46. The Invisible Man (2020)
130
15
The Invisible Man
R
130
15

The Invisible Man is a sci-fi horror film, which tells the story of a woman Cecilia who has an abusive boyfriend.  After she leaves him, he seemingly commits suicide. However, Cecilia soon starts believing that he is still alive, and has become invisible to stalk and hunt her.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Leigh Whannell
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Moss, Aldis Hodge, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Harriet Dyer
47. Ed Wood (1994)
156
18
Ed Wood
R
156
18

This is Tim Burton’s comic biographical representation of Hollywood’s eccentric filmmaker, Ed Wood, where we find Johnny Depp, playing the titular role to perfection. Although Ed did not receive much commercial success, the film shows how he worked with a devoted crew to create his best-known, small-budget films. It also sheds light on his relationship with Bela Lugosi.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Wood
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Comedy, Drama
48. The Lone Ranger (2013)
213
24
The Lone Ranger
PG-13
213
24

An elderly Tonto recounts the story of John Reid, a lawyer who turned The Lone Ranger in 1869, to a young fan. A criminal, Butch Cavendish escapes while being transported by train to the town of Colby. He ambushes and kills John’s brother, Dan and his men, but John is saved by Tonto. The two now join hands to capture Cavendish and bring him to justice.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Tonto
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Helena Bonham Carter, Armie Hammer, William Fichtner, Tom Wilkinson
49. The Libertine (2004)
105
12
The Libertine
R
105
12

John Wilmot who is also known as the Earl of Rochester, is a 17th century poet having an ugly past. When Charles II assigns him a task to design a play for the French ambassador, he tries his best to live up to the expectations. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Rochester
Director:
Laurence Dunmore
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rosamund Pike, Rupert Friend, Johnny Vegas, John Malkovich, Paul Ritter, Stanley Townsend, Francesca Annis
50. Before Night Falls (2000)
95
13
Before Night Falls
R
95
13

Before Night Falls is a biographical drama film which revolves around the life and the writings of a well-known Cuban author named Reinaldo Arenas. The film spans the whole area of his life, starting from his childhood and how he embraced the Revolution and later faced persecution, to his exile and death in the United States.

As:
Cast
Director:
Julian Schnabel
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Diego Luna, Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Olatz López Garmendia, Giovanni Florido, Loló Navarro
51. Mortdecai (2015)
126
14
Mortdecai
R
126
14

Charismatic British aristocrat and part-time shady art dealer Charlie Mortdecai, suffers constantly from lack of funds to support his lifestyle. Therefore, when his former college friend who is currently an MI5 officer, asks him to find a stolen painting, he accepts. However, it eventually turns out that Charlie is not the only one who is in pursuit of the painting.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mortdecai
Director:
David Koepp
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Comedy, Romance, Crime
52. The Brave (1997)
82
9
The Brave
82
9

An American Indian man who was released from jail is going through financial difficulties, but things take a turn when he is approached by a mysterious stranger who gives him an opportunity to earn money and help his family by starring in a film.  

As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Raphael
Director:
Johnny Depp
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marlon Brando, Marshall Bell, Elpidia Carrillo, Frederic Forrest
53. Private Resort (1985)
75
14
Private Resort
R
75
14
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack
Director:
George Bowers
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rob Morrow, Emily Longstreth, Karyn O'Bryan, Hector Elizondo
54. Tusk (2014)
69
12
Tusk
R
69
12

An arrogant American podcaster travels to Canada to interview a mysterious reclusive old man who has an extraordinary past. He eventually comes to know that the old man has a dark secret involving a walrus. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Guy Lapointe
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Justin Long, Haley Joel Osment, Michael Parks, Genesis Rodriguez
55. Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants (2004)
63
15
Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants
63
15
As:
Cast
Role:
L'inconnu
Director:
Yvan Attal
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Charlotte Gainsbourg, Emmanuelle Seigner, Sébastien Vidal, Yvan Attal, Chloé Combret
56. Lucky Them (2013)
59
11
Lucky Them
R
59
11
As:
Cast
Director:
Megan Griffiths
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Toni Collette, Joanne Woodward, Thomas Haden Church, Oliver Platt
57. Yamawatta (2020)
65
19
Yamawatta
R
65
19

Photographer W Eugene Smith travels to Minamata, Japan, a coastal city for a job. He eventually begins to document the deadly effects of mercury poisoning in the coastal areas. With the help of the local villagers, and a translator, he manages to expose decades of gross negligence.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
W. Eugene Smith
Genres:
Drama
60. The Rum Diary (2011)
100
37
The Rum Diary
R
100
37

Unsuccessful writer Paul Kemp moves to San Juan, Peurto Rico, to join a failing newspaper under corrupt editor Lotterman. There he runs into the beautiful Chenault and the corrupt realtor Sanderson, Chenault’s fiancé. When Kemp finally finds his voice and decides to expose Sanderson and Lotterman, he runs into trouble.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Kemp
Director:
Bruce Robinson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Rispoli, Richard Jenkins
61. Pirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked (2011)
140
10
Pirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked
140
10
As:
Cast
Director:
James Ward Byrkit
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Short
Star Cast:
John Vickery, Vanessa Branch, Lauren Maher, David Bailie
62. Happy Birthday, Peter Pan (2005)
58
8
Happy Birthday, Peter Pan
58
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Documentary, Drama
Star Cast:
Rupert Grint, Jane Horrocks, Cat Deeley, Sebastian Gonzalez
63. R.P.G. (1986)
56
8
R.P.G.
56
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Vinnie Dooler
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Clint Howard
65. Slow Burn (1986)
53
11
Slow Burn
R
53
11
As:
Cast
Director:
Matthew Chapman
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Eric Roberts, Beverly D'Angelo, Dennis Lipscomb, Raymond J. Barry
66. Dummies (1985)
53
11
Dummies
53
11
As:
Cast
Role:
Pete
Director:
Laurie Frank
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Sherilyn Fenn, Max Perlich
67. R.P.G. II (1988)
46
10
R.P.G. II
46
10
As:
Cast
Role:
Vince Dooler
Director:
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dolph Lundgren, Clint Howard

Director

Stuff (1993)
24
3
Stuff
24
3
As:
Director
Director:
Johnny Depp, Gibby Haynes
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
John Frusciante, Timothy Leary
The Brave (1997)
36
8
The Brave
36
8

An American Indian man who was released from jail is going through financial difficulties, but things take a turn when he is approached by a mysterious stranger who gives him an opportunity to earn money and help his family by starring in a film.  

As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Johnny Depp
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marlon Brando, Marshall Bell, Elpidia Carrillo, Frederic Forrest

TV Shows

Diary of a Pirate (2003)
25
2
Diary of a Pirate
25
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Lee Arenberg
Genres:
Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Lee Arenberg, Kevin McNally
The Fast Show
27
4
The Fast Show
TV-14
27
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Arch Dyson, Mark Mylod, Sid Roberson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson, Arabella Weir, Simon Day
Paul McCartney: My Valentine (2012)
33
4
Paul McCartney: My Valentine
33
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Depp
Director:
Paul McCartney
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Natalie Portman, Paul McCartney
Bloopers of the Caribbean (2006)
52
4
Bloopers of the Caribbean
52
4
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Self (uncredited)
Genres:
Short, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Lee Arenberg, Mackenzie Crook, Jack Davenport
Blooper Reel (2003)
41
3
Blooper Reel
41
3
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Self (uncredited)
Genres:
Short, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Angus Barnett, Giles New, Lee Arenberg
Capturing 'The Libertine' (2006)
22
4
Capturing 'The Libertine'
22
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Brothers The Brownlee, Arran Brownlee, Corran Brownlee
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Star Cast:
Johnny Vegas, John Malkovich, Samantha Morton, Stephen Jeffreys
Lady Blue
18
3
Lady Blue
18
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Vejar, Guy Magar, Jerry Jameson, John D. Hancock
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Into the Great Wide Open (1991)
12
0
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Into the Great Wide Open
12
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie Rebel
Director:
Julien Temple
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Gabrielle Anwar, Mike Campbell, Terence Trent D'Arby

Animation Movies

Corpse Bride (2005)
14
5
Corpse Bride
TV-PG
14
5

Victor and Victoria are about to be married when, during wedding rehearsals, Victor makes a mistake and flustered, runs off into woods. He practices his wedding vows in front of a tree and unknowingly ends up marrying a Corpse Bride, Emily. While Emily takes him to the Land of dead, Victoria now has a new suitor.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Victor Van Dort (voice)
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Romance, Drama, Musical, Animation
Star Cast:
Rango (2011)
13
5
Rango
PG
13
5

Rango, a pet chameleon fond of role-playing, ends up in the Old West town of Dirt, where he earns the role of the sheriff with fake tales of bravery and is assigned to investigate the ongoing drought. He soon realizes that he gained more than he bargained for when he crosses path with the evil gunslinger Rattlesnake Jake.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Rango / Lars (voice)
Director:
Gore Verbinski
Genres:
Family, Animation, Western, Comedy, Adventure
Awards:
People's Choice Award for Favorite Animated Movie Voice

Special Appearance/Cameo

21 Jump Street (2012)
45
9
21 Jump Street
R
45
9

Based on a 1980s television show of the same name, 21 Jump Street sees two cops who were former classmates return to their high school in order to contain a synthetic drug outbreak. Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum’s impressive performances as undercover high school students has hilarious antics and plenty of laughs.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Officer Tom Hanson (uncredited)
Director:
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Action
Jack and Jill (2011)
17
6
Jack and Jill
PG
17
6

Thanksgiving is not a happy occasion for the successful Los Angeles ad executive, Jack Sadelstein, because of his obnoxious twin sister Jill’s yearly visit, which unfailingly turns his blissful world topsy-turvy. However, Jack has no option but to tolerate her longer when he realizes that actor Al Pacino, whom Jack badly requires for a high-paying client’s commercial, has taken a liking for Jill.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Self / Johnny Depp (uncredited)
Director:
Dennis Dugan
Genres:
Comedy

Johnny Depp Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 2008
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Movie Icon 2017
Winner Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor 2016
Winner Favorite Movie Actor 2014
Winner Favorite Movie Actor 2012
Rango Favorite Animated Movie Voice 2012
Winner Favorite Movie Actor 2011
Winner Favorite Movie Actor 2010
Winner Favorite Movie Actor of the Decade 2010
Winner Favorite Male Movie Star 2008
Winner Favorite Male Movie Star 2007
Winner Favorite Male Action Star 2007
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Favorite On-Screen Match-Up 2007
Winner Favorite Male Movie Star 2006
Winner Favorite Male Movie Star 2005
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Best Comedic Performance 2008
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Best Villain 2008
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Best Performance 2007
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Best Male Performance 2004