Best Movies of Johnny Depp

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 210 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $305.39M

Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Aggregate Rating: 201 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $56.36M

A gentle man, with scissors for hands, is brought into a new community after living in isolation.

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 201 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $52.88M

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.

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 197 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 50 | Earnings: $309.40M

Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 185 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $423.03M

Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.

Donnie Brasco (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 182 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $41.95M

An FBI undercover agent infiltrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life, at the expense of his regular one.

Rango (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 180 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $123.21M

Rango is an ordinary chameleon who accidentally winds up in the town of Dirt, a lawless outpost in the Wild West in desperate need of a new sheriff.

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 178 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $26.51M

Several people are hunted by a cruel serial killer who kills his victims in their dreams. While the survivors are trying to find the reason for being chosen, the murderer won't lose any chance to kill them as soon as they fall asleep.

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 178 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $241.06M

Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.

Corpse Bride (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 176 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $53.34M

When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 172 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $206.46M

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 170 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $9.17M

After his father's death, Gilbert has to care for his mentally disabled brother, Arnie, and his morbidly obese mother, which is suddenly challenged when love walks into his life.

Finding Neverland (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 169 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $51.68M

The story of J.M. Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.

Public Enemies (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 165 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $97.03M

The Feds try to take down notorious American gangsters John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson and Pretty Boy Floyd during a booming crime wave in the 1930s.

Before Night Falls (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $4.22M

Episodic look at the life of Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas (1943-1990), from his childhood in Oriente province to his death in New York City. He joins Castro's rebels. By 1964, ...

Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 158 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $101.07M

Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparition, the Headless Horseman.

Ed Wood (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $5.89M

Ambitious but troubled movie director, Edward D. Wood Jr, tries his best to fulfill his dream, despite his lack of support.

Black Mass (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $62.56M

The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 39 | Earnings: $172.56M

Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon while being pursued by an undead sea captain and his crew.

Dead Man (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $1.07M

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.