In Chocolat (2000), Johnny plays the French Gypsy "Roux", who falls in love with "Vianne", played by Juliette Binoche, who owns a chocolate shop in a small French town and struggles with severe prejudice.
In Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Johnny played the journalist "Hunter S. Thompson", who experienced an insane drug trip in Las Vegas with a friend.
In Don Juan DeMarco (1995), Johnny played the young man "John Arnold DeMarco", who believes himself to be Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. Trying to get rid of his delusions, he undergoes psychiatric treatment with Marlon Brando's character, "Dr. Jack Mickler".
In the fantasy film Edward Scissorhands (1990), Johnny played a young man named "Edward", an unfinished creation who has scissor blades instead of hands. He is taken in by a suburban family and falls in love with their teenage daughter "Kim", played by Winona Ryder.
In Donnie Brasco (1997), Johnny played the FBI agent "Joseph Pistone" who infiltrates a mafia family in New York City in the 1970's.
In Blow (2001), Johnny portrayed the American drug dealer "George Jung", who always ends up in the dangerous spot and loses everything at the end.
In Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), Johnny played the eccentric chocolate maker "Willy Wonka", who gives five children and their parents a tour of his factory they will probably never forget!
As of 2003, Johnny played the lovable and chaotic pirate "Captain Jack Sparrow", who has been looking for treasures and an occasionally stolen ship in a total of five Pirates of the Caribbean movies!
In 2008, Johnny was looking for revenge for the alleged murder of his one true love as a murderous Barber in Sweeney Todd.
In Alice in Wonderland (2010), Johnny played the "Mad Hatter", who saves "Alice" from the army of the "Red Queen".
In 2012, Johnny Depp appeared in the horror comedy Dark Shadows. He played the Vampire "Barnabas Collins", who, after 200 years under the earth, suddenly finds himself in the 1970's and, naturally, has a hard time adjusting to everything and everyone around him!