Is Johnny Depp Destroying His Career On Purpose?

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For a decade, Johnny Depp was box office gold. In the Pirate films, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Alice In Wonderland, the always eclectic Mr Depp found a way to blend his art house edge with box office gold. Seems those days are over.

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Career Comparison: Johnny Depp vs. Furious 7…in Espanol ?!?

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What happened, Johnny?  You were the unrivaled box office star of the first decade of the 21st century.  Now the opening weekend of Furious 7 is destroying the former champ.  And I’m not talking about the U.S. markets.  I’m talking about international markets destroying Depp’s U.S. numbers.

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Why Geeks Should Know About Bass Reeves

A man with a legacy and an impressive mustache!
A man with a legacy and an impressive mustache!

The Old West had some mighty impressive people.  Lawmen, outlaws, railroad workers, prospectors, settlers, cattlemen, cowboys, Natives, women of ill repute, women of great repute, all were there.  Many became legends.

One of those legends, though not as well known as he maybe should be, was Bass Reeves.

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Is Johnny Depp Destroying His Career On Purpose?

johnny_depp_for_carmen

For a decade, Johnny Depp was box office gold. In the Pirate films, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Alice In Wonderland, the always eclectic Mr Depp found a way to blend his art house edge with box office gold. Seems those days are over.

Continue reading Is Johnny Depp Destroying His Career On Purpose?