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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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872 201
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom

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716 175
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Sleepy Hollow Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Christopher Walken

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643 169
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis

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772 201
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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Keith Richards

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529 172
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Finding Neverland Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Dustin Hoffman

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484 177
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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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608 191
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman

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614 187
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Keith Richards

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419 169
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Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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528 173
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Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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657 210
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Alice in Wonderland Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

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472 133
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Benny & Joon Johnny Depp, Julianne Moore, William H. Macy

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380 136
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Ed Wood Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

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418 199
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci

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635 177
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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482 177
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Secret Window Johnny Depp, Maria Bello, John Turturro

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431 153
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Chocolat Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina

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365 154
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes

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341 170
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From Hell Heather Graham, Ian Holm, Robbie Coltrane

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420 133
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Corpse Bride Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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441 183
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Dark Shadows Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz

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320 118
Platoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Movies
Platoon Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

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Rango Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Alfred Molina

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391 167
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The Lone Ranger Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Armie Hammer

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348 120
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A Nightmare on Elm Street Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp

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371 154
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Cry-Baby Johnny Depp, Willem Dafoe, Iggy Pop

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321 136
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The Ninth Gate Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin

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261 115
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Don Juan DeMarco Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Faye Dunaway

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211 134
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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Colin Farrell

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209 86
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The Tourist Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany

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215 120
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Dead Man Johnny Depp, Steve Buscemi, John Hurt

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154 134
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Arizona Dream Johnny Depp, Faye Dunaway, Jerry Lewis

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121 121
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Before Night Falls Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Javier Bardem

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187 117
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Nick of Time Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton

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223 143
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The Rum Diary Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Aaron Eckhart

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160 144
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The Libertine Johnny Depp, John Malkovich, Rosamund Pike

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198 131
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The Astronaut's Wife Charlize Theron, Johnny Depp, Joe Morton

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159 109
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The Brave Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Frederic Forrest

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66 28
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Black Mass Kevin Bacon, Joel Edgerton, Jesse Plemons

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170 56
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Into the Woods Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep

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147 112
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The Man Who Cried Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Cate Blanchett

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108 67
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Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, Roseanne Barr

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123 76
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Transcendence Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman, Kate Mara

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54 17
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Alice Through the Looking Glass Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen

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72 67
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Mortdecai Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Olivia Munn

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73 70
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Private Resort Johnny Depp, Andrew Dice Clay, Héctor Elizondo

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59 70
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Slow Burn Johnny Depp, Beverly DAngelo, Eric Roberts

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63 62
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