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List of the best Johnny Depp movies, ranked best to worst, with movie trailers when available. Ever since making his film debut in A Nightmare on Elm Street in 1984, Johnny Depp has entertained audiences with his creative film roles. Johnny Depp's highest grossing movies have received many accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Johnny Depp movies is decided by how many votes they receive from the public, so only the most highly rated Johnny Depp movies will be at the top of the list.

From Edward Scissorhands to Alice in Wonderland, this list covers all of the best Johnny Depp films. 

Johnny Depp has been in a lot of films, so there is often debate over what the greatest Johnny Depp movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this, then use this list of the most entertaining Johnny Depp films to end the squabble once and for all. If you think the best Johnny Depp role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Johnny Depp performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Johnny Depp movies?" and "What are the greatest Johnny Depp roles of all time?" Vote on the ones you agree with and downvote those you don't! If you are a fan of Depp's creative characters, you might also enjoy our list of best Orlando Bloom movies and best Winona Ryder movies.

Johnny Depp is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Tim Burton, Martin Scorsese and Roman Polanski. If Johnny Depp movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Matthew McConaughey and Bradley Cooper too.

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana

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Edward Scissorhands Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom

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Sleepy Hollow Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Christopher Walken

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What's Eating Gilbert Grape Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis

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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Keith Richards

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Finding Neverland Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Dustin Hoffman

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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman

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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Keith Richards

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Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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Alice in Wonderland Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

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Benny & Joon Johnny Depp, Julianne Moore, William H. Macy

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Ed Wood Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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Secret Window Johnny Depp, Maria Bello, John Turturro

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Chocolat Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina

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Once Upon a Time in Mexico Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes

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From Hell Heather Graham, Ian Holm, Robbie Coltrane

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Corpse Bride Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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Dark Shadows Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz

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Platoon Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

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Rango Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Alfred Molina

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The Lone Ranger Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Armie Hammer

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A Nightmare on Elm Street Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp

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Cry-Baby Johnny Depp, Willem Dafoe, Iggy Pop

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The Ninth Gate Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin

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Don Juan DeMarco Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Faye Dunaway

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Colin Farrell

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The Tourist Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany

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Dead Man Johnny Depp, Steve Buscemi, John Hurt

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Arizona Dream Johnny Depp, Faye Dunaway, Jerry Lewis

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Before Night Falls Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Javier Bardem

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Nick of Time Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton

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The Rum Diary Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Aaron Eckhart

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The Libertine Johnny Depp, John Malkovich, Rosamund Pike

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The Astronaut's Wife Charlize Theron, Johnny Depp, Joe Morton

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The Brave Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Frederic Forrest

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Black Mass Kevin Bacon, Joel Edgerton, Jesse Plemons

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Into the Woods Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep

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The Man Who Cried Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Cate Blanchett

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Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, Roseanne Barr

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Transcendence Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman, Kate Mara

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Alice Through the Looking Glass Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen

+ - 71 65
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Mortdecai Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Olivia Munn

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Private Resort Johnny Depp, Andrew Dice Clay, Héctor Elizondo

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Slow Burn Johnny Depp, Beverly DAngelo, Eric Roberts

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Happily Ever After is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Movies
Happily Ever After Nadine Samonte, Nash Aguas, Yasmien Kurdi