In mid-November will be a fantasy “Fantastic beasts: Crime green de Wald”. The first spin-off/prequel to the “Harry Potter” slightly disappoint fans of the famous franchise Rowling, but maybe this movie will be brighter and will be able to revive the career of johnny Depp ? “Honored pirate of the Caribbean” played the “sworn friend” Albus Dumbledore, Gellert green de Wald. The premiere was soon, in the meantime, get acquainted with the list of favorite books johnny Depp.
Portrait of the artist in his youth: the story of growing up
The first book, called Depp a favourite, is the debut novel of Irish James Joyce “portrait of the artist as a young man”, written in the early twentieth century. This scene is a work in which Joyce portrayed their own maturation through the protagonist/alter ego Stephen Dedalus living in Dublin, a rebellion against religious upbringing, it’s hard getting used to boarding school. Truthful and sincere story of Daedalus reflects the era and talks about the “disease” of adolescence. The novel is in many tops, including the collection and Tumblr Modern Library’s 100 Books.
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas: swept with the wind
Next book list “Fear and loathing in Las Vegas in Las Vegas: a savage journey to the heart of the American dream” is also autobiographical. Hunter S. Thompson wrote “in the footsteps” of two holidays spent by the author Oscar Zeta Acosta (it was a business trip to gather information for the article in Rolling Stones). The novel was adapted for the big screen by Terry Gilliam, role of Raoul Duke and Mexican attorney, Dr. gonzo, played by johnny Depp and Benicio Del Toro, and hunter personally plucked the hair on the crown of Depp to bald head looked more believable. With the main characters going on a lot of adventures associated with Luggage full of alcohol and mind-altering substance.
Fierce cripples. The curse of the shaman
In 1993, the year Gus van Sant filmed the novel by Tom Robbins “Even cowgirls sometimes sad”, in a Comedy played by Uma Thurman, Lorraine Braco, Keanu Reeves. With this film, Robbins was represented by “the General public” and became the “flagship” of the counterculture of the United States. A list of favorite books johnny Depp appears in another novel by Tom Robbins – “Ferocious cripples”. The protagonist, ex – secret agent, Switters met a shaman, who put the poor guy a “curse”, because of this a former CIA-schnick is now impossible to come into contact with… the earth. And therefore we have to use a wheelchair or stilts. This novel – shameless puns, irony, strange philosophy, and mockery of literary canons.
On the road. The voice of the lost souls
In an interview Depp said that he loves all the works of Jack Kerouac and “on the road” like the Bible. Kerouac was the voice of all wandering and lost souls of the 1960s-1970s years, and this book is a travelogue describing the adventures of Jack and his friend Cassidy (transformed into the characters of Dean Moriarty and Sal Paradise). Streams of consciousness, social commentary about the economy, racism, feminism, expansive descriptions of American life, culture and opinions – all this in the novel enough. But those searching for a coherent plot, will be disappointed. One can only wonder how they managed to film this novel! Dean and Sal played by Sam Riley and Garrett Hedlund, and their casual acquaintances – Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams, Kirsten dunst.