The Libertine
Filmfest 2006

THE LIBERTINE follows the adventures of the infamous and decadent John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester. Known for his scandalous ways, he lives life in pursuit of vice with little recourse. Married but not satisfied, he has a passionate romance with a young actress, Elizabeth Barry, and writes a scurrilous play that blisteringly and bawdily lampoons the man who commisioned it, King Charles II...

tags: Feature film

Cast: Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, John Malkovich, Paul Ritter, Stanley Townsend

Credits

Director: Laurence Dunmore