June 09 : Today, on June 9, Hollywood superstar Johnny Depp has completed 57 years of his life and this is a great time to relive his versatile acting skills. He has always proved to be an ace in excelling any character that was given to him. Today, on his birthday, you could spend your Tuesday watching some of his superb films. This list covers only five entertaining films, which are a varied mix of fantasy, crime, thriller, and family stories. Apart from this, we can also expect to see him in some upcoming movies like the third and fourth parts of the Fantastic Beasts film: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Both have been scheduled for a 2021 release. Also, we can expect to see the sixth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, but the date of release has not yet been announced.
The Professor (2019)
This film starred Johnny Depp, Dann Huston, Zoey Deutch, and Odessa Young and others too. It was a 2018 American based film that was premiered at the Zurich Film Festival in 2018. The film was then released officially in 2019. It details the emotions of a professor who is aware that he had arrived at the last stage of cancer. It showcases his fears, emotions, and also relations with his wife, children, and most of all – his students. He teaches his students to live their dreams to the fullest.
Fantastic Beasts 2: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
This fantasy film was directed by David Yates and was finely written work from J.K.Rowling. It was a 2018 sequel that followed the film Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them (2016). The star cast included Johnny Depp, Dan Foglet, Katherine Waterson, Jude Law, William Nadylam, and many others. It threw light into the life of a wizard.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
This American fantasy film was the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean and a continual sequel to the On Stranger Tides (2011). It was directed by Joachim and Espen and written by Jeff Nathanson. For those who love fantasy, mystery, old ship stories, this one will be a sure entertainer.
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
This is a classy, thriller film, which was directed by Kenneth Branagh; and produced by Ridley Scott and many others. The story dwells around the murder of the famous trans-European train that took place in the 1930s. It is an adaptation of Christie’s novel Poirot, revealing how a detective solves the mystery.
This is a nerve gripping American science fiction film directed by Wally Pfister and the story was written by Jack Paglen. This was the story of a scientist who went his way to research artificial intelligence and its relation with sapience. It details out the story of a team that creates a virus that would destroy technology as a whole. Though the concept was good, some film critics could not accept the way the plot and sequence were carried out. The main star cast included Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Morgan Freeman, and many others.