The Libertine Movie He didn't resist temptation. He pursued it.

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2005 | R | Drama Historical | 2hrs, 10m

The story of "The Libertine" focuses on 17th-century womanizing poet John Wilmot (Johnny Depp), the Earl of Rochester, who befriended King Charles II (John Malkovich) and died at the young a... more

Release DateU.S.

The Libertine was released on
Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Release

On DVD

Tuesday, July 4, 2006

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DIRECTOR

Laurence Dunmore

Screenwriter

Stephen Jeffreys

Companies

Miramax Films & 1 more

Rating MPAA

R for strong sexuality including dialogue, violence and language

Storyline

The story of "The Libertine" focuses on 17th-century womanizing poet John Wilmot (Johnny Depp), the Earl of Rochester, who befriended King Charles II (John Malkovich) and died at the young age of 33 after falling in love with aspiring actress Elizabeth Barry (Samantha Morton).

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