Johnny Depp's Oddest Movie Roles 2011 Benny & Joon
5. Sam in "Benny & Joon." The 1993 romantic comedy centers on two eccentric individuals, Sam (Depp) and Juniper 'Joon' (Mary Stuart Masterson), finding each other and falling in love. "Somebody who is different, who is judged on appearance instead of heart, who is looked upon as a freak -- well, all I can say is, freaks are my heroes," Depp has said.