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The Libertine Review

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2.0

Dave White Profile

… big dull drag … Read full review

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  • 3.0
    44

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  • 0

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    The Libertine is such a torturous mess that it winds up doing something I hadn't thought possible: It renders Johnny Depp charmless.

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  • 38

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    If your idea of a good time is watching a disjointed period piece featuring a scrawny dog defecating, dozens of dissipated people fornicating and a syphilitic Johnny Depp with oozing pustules on his face, The Libertine may be just the movie for you.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Sheri Linden

    Johnny Depp makes a riveting antihero in a dark and bawdy period drama.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Depp accepts the character and all of its baggage, and works without a net.

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