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Johnny Depp's Best & Worst Films - Do You Agree?

June 30th, 2009 9:36am EDT
Pirates of the Caribbean
The problem with an actor like Johnny Depp is finding movies in his history that aren't fantastic. Then you have to consider the movies that aren't that good, but that he was great in anyway (which covers basically everything else).

The truth is, this Kentucky-born actor is one of the best in his or anyone's generation, and he also is an accomplished producer, director, screenwriter, and yes, even has quite a set of singing pipes. Good thing he's just so unattractive or he might just be the perfect Hollywood hunk ... oh wait. He's gorgeous. Damn you, Johnny Depp!

Here's a look at so...
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Celebrity Birthdays, May 13

May 13th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Stephen Colbert
Happy Birthday to "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" actor Robert Pattinson, (1988), Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito (1978), "The Libertine" actress Samantha Morton (1977), Hootie & The Blowfish singer Darius Rucker (1966), TV host/comedian Stephen Colbert (1964), former basketball player Dennis Rodman (1961), prolific singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder (1950), La Bamba singer Ritchie Valens (1941; d. 1959), "Reservoir Dogs" actor Harvey Keitel (1939), director Herbert Ross (1927; d. 2001), "Golden Girl" Bea Arthur (1923), boxing's "Brown Bomber" Joe Louis (1914; d. 1981), and Canadian jazz ...
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New Movies on DVD, July 4

July 4th, 2006 8:00am EDT
The Matador
On July 4 most people are eating hamburgers and watching fireworks, but if you have a couple of hours to kill, pop in a new DVD. This week, The Libertine and The Matador hit stores. "The Libertine" tells the story of John Wilmot (Johnny Depp), the second Earl of Rochester and a 17th century poet. In "The Matador," a chance meeting between two middle-aged men (Pierce Brosnan and Greg Kinnear) leads one into a life of crime.
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Celebrity Birthdays, May 13

May 13th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Stevie Wonder
Happy Birthday to "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" actor Robert Pattinson, (1988), Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito (1978), "The Libertine" actress Samantha Morton (1977), Hootie & The Blowfish singer Darius Rucker (1966), TV host/comedian Stephen Colbert (1964), former basketball player Dennis Rodman (1961), prolific singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder (1950), La Bamba singer Ritchie Valens (1941; d. 1959), "Reservoir Dogs" actor Harvey Keitel (1939), director Herbert Ross (1927; d. 2001), "Golden Girl" Bea Arthur (1923), boxing's "Brown Bomber" Joe Louis (1914; d. 1981), and Canadian jazz ...
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Johnny Depp Sells 'The Libertine' Shirt for Charity

December 6th, 2005 11:42am EST
Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp's old shirt has fetched over $3,000 in an internet auction. The actor sent the linen garment, which he wore in new movie The Libertine, to a British fan after she wrote asking him to donate something in aid of charity. The top was sold to a woman in the United States, according to a report in Britain's Daily Star newspaper.

Earlier this month, it was revealed the hunky actor had to be careful filming a saucy sex romp for the new film - in case he broke the antique bed he was romping on. Staff at English stately home Montacute House kept a close eye on the star while he was ...
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Johnny Depp Gets Feisty While Making 'The Libertine'

December 2nd, 2005 9:21am EST
Johnny Depp had to be careful filming a sex scene for new movie The Libertine in case he broke the antique bed. The heartthrob star was shooting saucy scenes on a 16th century bed at an English stately home, and staff kept a close eye on him because they were scared the frantic love scenes might damage it. Bosses at Montacute House in Somerset demanded they stay on set during the passionate scenes.

House steward Sharon Masters told Britain's The Sun newspaper: "It's a beautiful oak carved bed and is priceless in the sense that it couldn't be replaced. I was one of a small number on set...
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New Films Hit the Big Screen, Nov. 23

November 23rd, 2005 7:00am EST
Just Friends
Just Friends tells the tale of a likeable guy (Ryan Reynolds) who is rejected by his first true love (Amy Smart), who says she'd rather be "just friends." He winds up moving across the country and transforms into a selfish womanizer. However, he unexpectedly returns to his past persona when he reconnects with the girl who broke his heart. Anna Faris and Chris Klein also star.

Other releases this week:

In The Ice Harvest, Charlie (John Cusack), an attorney for the sleazy businesses of Wichita, and his unsavory associate Vic Cavanaugh (Billy Bob Thornton) have just successfully embe...
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