The Libertine

The Libertine

"He didn't resist temptation. He pursued it."
  • R
  • 2004
  • 1 hr 54 min
  • 6.3  (34,850)
  • 44

The Libertine is a film from 2004 that has Johnny Depp taking on the role of John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester and a man who was known for being a drunkard, playboy, and an anarchist poet during the reign of England's King Charles II. Depp's Wilmot is intrigued by Samantha Morton's Elizabeth Barry, an actress, enough to take her under his wing as a pupil and lover. The king, played by John Malkovich, is stuck between his fondness for Wilmot and the trouble and contempt for his rulership that Wilmot espouses. The Libertine totals 130 minutes in length.

The Libertine
The Libertine
The Libertine

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Description
The Libertine is a film from 2004 that has Johnny Depp taking on the role of John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester and a man who was known for being a drunkard, playboy, and an anarchist poet during the reign of England's King Charles II. Depp's Wilmot is intrigued by Samantha Morton's Elizabeth Barry, an actress, enough to take her under his wing as a pupil and lover. The king, played by John Malkovich, is stuck between his fondness for Wilmot and the trouble and contempt for his rulership that Wilmot espouses. The Libertine totals 130 minutes in length.

The Libertine is a 2004 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 54 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3 and a MetaScore of 44.

The Libertine is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Apple TV and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent The Libertine for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2004
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 54 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (34,850)
  • Metascore
    44