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Depp finds depth again in “Black Mass”

Depp finds depth again in “Black Mass”

George Johnston

September 22, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

  After a string of less-than-stellar movies such as "Mortdecai" and "Transcendence," the golden age of Johnny Depp had seemed to pass. But in "Black Mass," Depp proves he actually has plenty of depth left in his acting. Playing the Boston gangster, Whitey Bluger, Depp is terrifying. S...

Study Break: ‘Mortdecai’ review

Study Break: ‘Mortdecai’ review

Daena Marissa Iqbal Hakim

January 29, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

Johnny Depp's latest performance disappoints in director David Koepp's brainless comedy “Mortdecai."The film, which stars Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Paul Bettany and Olivia Munn, opened in theaters Thursday.The story, based on Kyril Bonfiglioli’s series of comic thriller novels, invo...

Study Break: ‘Transcendence’ review

Study Break: ‘Transcendence’ review

David Kahn

April 21, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

"Transcendence," directed by Wally Pfister and starring Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany and Morgan Freeman, opened in theaters on Friday. When noted artificial intelligence researcher Dr. Will Caster, played by Depp, is shot and killed by an anti-technology group, his consciousness is uploa...

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