|The Libertine (2004)
Directed by: Laurence Dunmore
Cast: Johnny Depp (Earl of Rochester), Paul Ritter (Chiffinch), John Malkovich (Charles II), Stanley Townsend (Keown), Francesca Annis (Countess), Rosamund Pike (Elizabeth Malet), Tom Hollander (Etherege), Johnny Vegas (Sackville), Richard Coyle (Alcock), Tom Burke (Vaughan), Hugh Sachs (Ratcliffe), Rupert Friend (Downs), Kelly Reilly (Jane), Trudi Jackson (Rose)
The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.