The Libertine - Friday

Posted on: March 3, 2006 | Views: 16 | Comment

King Charles II (John Malkovich) approaches the Earl of Rochester (Johnny Depp) about creating a written work that will define the king's legacy.

The story of the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who drank and debauched his way to an early grave. Only after his death would the world recognize his greatness. 

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john malkovich • rochester • earl • johnny depp • poet • 17th century • charles ii • legacy • poetry • England