Johnny Depp
Title Index Movie Release Year Genre Plot
A Nightmare On Elm Street 133 1984 Horror <i>If Nancy Doesn't Wake Up Screaming She Won't Wake Up At All.</i><br><br> From modern horror master Wes Craven (Scream, Scream 2) comes a timeless shocker that remains the standard bearer for terror.<br><br> Nancy (Heather Langencamp) is having grisly nightmares. Meanwhile, her high-school friends, who are having the very same dreams, are being slaughtered in their sleep by the hideous fiend of their shared nightmares. When the police ignore her explanation, she herself must confront the killer in his shadowy realm.<br><Br> Featuring John Saxon (Enter The Dragon) and Johnny Depp in his first starring role and mind-bending special effects, this horror classic gave birth to one of the most infamous undead villains in cinematic history... Freddy Krueger.
A Nightmare On Elm Street 6 138 1991 Horror <i>Evil has finally met its match.</i><br><br> Just when you thought it was safe to go to sleep, Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) is back to haunt your dreams and freeze your blood!<br><br> Lisa Zane (<I>Bad Influence</I>) is a child psychologist tormented by recurring nightmares. But not until she meets a new patient with the same horrific dreams does her quest for answers lead to a certain house on Elm Street - where an evil that defies the grave is about to be unleashed on the world.<br><br> With Yaphet Kotto (TV’s <I>Homicide, Alien</I>) and cameos by Roseanne, Tom Arnold, Alice Cooper and Johnny Depp, this chapter in the world’s most terrifying dream saga is a fantastic voyage.
Astronaut's Wife, The 1458 1999 Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror <i>How well do you know the one you love?</i><br /><br /> Johnny Depp (Sleepy Hollow) and Charlize Theron (Devil's Advocate) star as courageous NASA astronaut Spencer Armacost and his beautiful, schoolteacher wife Jillian, a seemingly perfect couple whose lives are momentarily shattered when Spencer's mission mysteriously loses contact with Earth for 2 minutes. But neither Spencer nor Jillian know that those 120 seconds of terror will ultimately threaten their sanity, their future and their lives in this heart stopping psychological thriller the critics call "One scary edge-of-the-seat nightmare."
Benny & Joon 251 1993 Comedy; Drama <i>"Sensitive. Insightful. Hilarious." -Entertainment Today</i><br><br> Johnny Depp (<I>Sleepy Hollow</I>), Mary Stuart Masterson (<I>Bed of Roses</I>) and Aidan Quinn (<I>Practical Magic</I>) star in this wonderfully unique and delightfully offbeat romantic comedy.<br><br> Joon (Masterson) is a little unbalanced. Sometimes, without warning, her sweet nature gives way to odd behavior - including a penchant for setting fires! She lives with her older brother Benny (Quinn), who has spent his life taking care of her since their parents died. One night, while playing a poker game with unusual stakes, Joon loses her hand...and wins Sam (Depp), a whimsical misfit who soon charms his way into Joon's heart. Now if they can only find the perfect mate for her overprotective brother...<br><br> With charm, humor and an outstanding supporting cast that includes Oliver Platt (<I>A Time To Kill</I>) and Julianne Moore (<I>Hannibal</I>), <I>Benny & Joon</I> is the perfect movie for everyone.
Blow 156 2001 Biography; Crime; Drama Based on a true story, <I>Blow</I> chronicles the high-speed rise and fall of George Jung (Johnny Depp, <I>Sleepy Hollow</I>), who became the largest importer of Colombian cocaine to the United States, forever changing the face of drugs in America. Set in the decadent 70's and 80's, <I>Blow</I> traces George Jung's partnership with Pablo Escobar, one of the most infamous and dangerous drug lords in history. Ray Liotta (<I>Goodfellas</I>), Penelope Cruz (<I>All the Pretty Horses</I>) and Paul Reubens (<I>Mystery Men</I>) also star in this riveting film.
Dead Man 644 1995 Adventure; Crime; Drama; Western <i>"Genuinely Outstanding!" -L.A. Weekly</i><br /><br /> Johnny Depp (<I>Sleepy Hollow, The Astronaut's Wife</I>) delivers a remarkable performance in this highly acclaimed tale of adventure and intrigue in the wild, wild West! A young man in search of a fresh start, William Blake (Depp), embarks on an exciting journey to a new town…never realizing the danger that lies ahead. But when a heated love triangle ends in double murder, Blake finds himself a wanted man, running scared -- until a mysterious loner (Gary Farmer) teaches him to face the dangers that follow a "dead man." With an outstanding supporting cast including Gabriel Byrne (<I>End Of Days, Stigmata</I>) and Robert Mitchum (<I>Cape Fear</I>), and a sizzling soundtrack by Neil Young, <I>Dead Man</I> is another motion picture triumph from filmmaker Jim Jarmusch.
Don Juan DeMarco 949 1995 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>The story of the man who thought he was the greatest lover in the world... and the people who tried to cure him of it!</i><br /><br /> Two time Academy Award winner Marlon Brando, Academy Award winner Faye Dunaway and Johnny Depp deliver tour de force performances in this critically acclaimed romantic comedy.
Donnie Brasco 298 1997 Crime; Drama <i>In 1978, the US government waged a war against organized crime. One man was left behind the lines.</i><br><br> Posing as jewel broker Donnie Brasco, FBI agent Joe Pistone (Depp) is granted entrance into the violent mob family of aging hitman Lefty Ruggiero (Pacino). When his personal and professional live collide, Pistone jeopardizes his marriage, his job, his life and ultimately the gangster mentor he has come to respect and admire.
Edward Scissorhands 677 1990 Comedy; Drama; Fantasy; Romance <i>"A Delightful and Delicate Comic Fable." -Variety</i><br /><br /> Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor who's greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. So began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia.<br><br> From Tim Burton comes an unforgettable fairy tale starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent Price as the Inventor.
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas 15 1998 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A Double-Disc Set...</i><br><br> "We were somewhere around Barstow when the drugs began to take hold."<Br><Br> It is 1971, and journalist Raoul Duke barrels towards Las Vegas to cover a motorcycle race, accompanied by a trunkful of contraband and his slightly unhinged Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo. But what is ostensibly a cut-and-dry journalistic endeavor quickly descends into a feverish psychedelic odyssey and an excoriating dissection of the American way of life. Director Terry Gilliam and an all star cast (headlined by Johnny Depp and Benicio Del Torro) show no mercy, bringing Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's legendary <I>Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas</I> to the screen, creating a film both hilarious and savage.
Finding Neverland (Widescreen) 830 2004 Adventure <i>Unlock Your Imagination.</i><br><br> Award winners Johnny Depp (<i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i>), Kate Winslet (<i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>), Dustin Hoffman and Julie Christie (<i>Troy, Hamlet</i>) star in this magical tale about one of the world's greatest storytellers and the people who inspired his masterwork, <i>Peter Pan</i>! Well-known playwright James M. Barrie (Depp) finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow (Winslet) and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work! An enchanting big-screen treat with an acclaimed cast of stars, <i>Finding Neverland</i> has been hailed as one of the year's best motion pictures!
From Hell 1347 2001 Crime; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>"Brilliant. Two Thumbs Up!" -Ebert & Roper and the Movies</i><br /><br /> While Jack the Ripper ruled the streets of London, terror reigned. His crimes were unspeakable. His blood lust, unquenchable. His identity, unknown... until now! Johnny Depp and Heather Graham are riveting in this "engrossing, stylish thriller" (People Magazine). Directed by the Hughes Brothers (Dead Presidents, Menace II Society), From Hell "grips tighter than a chokehold and cuts as deep as a knife." (<i>The Washington Post</i>)
From Hell (Director's Limited Edition) 1483 2001 Crime; Horror; Mystery; Thriller <i>"Brilliant. Two Thumbs Up!" -Ebert & Roper and the Movies</i><br /><br /> While Jack the Ripper ruled the streets of London, terror reigned. His crimes were unspeakable. His blood lust, unquenchable. His identity, unknown... until now! Johnny Depp and Heather Graham are riveting in this "engrossing, stylish thriller" (People Magazine). Directed by the Hughes Brothers (Dead Presidents, Menace II Society), From Hell "grips tighter than a chokehold and cuts as deep as a knife." (<i>The Washington Post</i>)
Libertine, The 1154 2006 Drama Oscar® nominee Johnny Depp delivers "a tour de force performance" (Baz Bamigboye, <i>The Daily Mail</i>) in <i>The Libertine</i>. As the celebrated writer and bad boy John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester, Depp brings to life a decadent 17th century London. There, Wilmot falls passionately in love with his aspiring actress muse (Oscar® nominee Samantha Morton), but is cast from the heights of privileged society when he scandalizes King Charles II (Oscar® nominee John Malkovich) with a shockingly audacious play. At the depths of ruin, the rebel seeks redemption on his own terms. "Johnny Depp is brilliant," raves <i>Cosmopolitan</i>, while Peter Travers of <i>Rolling Stone</i> calls The Libertine a "one-of-a-kind spellbinder."
Once Upon A Time In Mexico 1379 2003 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>"One non-stop thrill after another!" - Clay Smith, Access Hollywood</i><br /><br /> Leaping back into action, gun-slinging, guitar-toting hero "El Mariachi" is back in town in <I>Once Upon a Time in Mexico</I>, as director Robert Rodirguez delivers the epic final chapter of his pulp western trilogy. Starring Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Johnny Depp, Mickey Rourke, Eva Mendes, Enrique Iglesias and William Dafoe <I>Once Upon a Time In Mexico</I> is a full-frontal assault.
Sleepy Hollow 21 1999 Fantasy; Horror; Thriller <i>"…An American classic." -Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br><br> Master storyteller Tim Burton (<I>Batman, Edward Scissorhands</I>) weaves an eerie, enchanting version of this classic tale of horror. Johnny Depp is Ichabod Crane, an eccentric investigator determined to stop the murderous Headless Horseman. Christina Ricci is Katrina Van Tassel, the beautiful and mysterious girl with secret ties to the supernatural terror.
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride 1027 2005 Animation <i>Tim Burton's Corpse Bride</i> carries on in the dark, romantic tradition of his classic <i>Edward Scissorhands</i> and <i>Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas</i>.<br><br> Set in a 19th century European village, this stop-motion, animated feature follows the story of Victor (voiced by <b>Johnny Depp</b>), a young man who is 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. Though life in the Land of the Dead proves to be a lot more colorful than his strict Victorian upbringing, Victor learns that there is nothing in this world, or the next, that can keep him away from his one true love. It's a tale of optimism, romance and a very lively afterlife, told in classic Burton style.
What's Eating Gilbert Grape 236 1993 Comedy; Drama <i>Life Is A Terrible Thing To Sleep Through.</i><br><br> Johnny Depp plays Gilbert and Juliette Lewis is the girl who turns his life around in this flawless blend of comedy and drama that includes Leonardo DiCaprio's stunning Oscar®- nominated performance as Gilbert's mentally impaired younger brother. Newcomer Darlene Cates (as Momma) and Mary Steenburgen (as a housewife who wants Gilbert all to herself) co-star in "one of the most real, honest and unusual pictures of the year" (Bill Diehl, <I>ABC RadioNetwork</I>).

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