Hollywood Torrent: Who Do We Blame For Johnny Depp’s Box Office Flops? (Video)

Hint: it’s not Depp

The business forecast for “Transcendence” looks worse with every new box office figure, indicating Johnny Depp will star in his third misfire in as many years. The reactionary among us will be quick to blame Depp, using this as further proof he is not a movie star.

That is foolish, as no one should expect Depp — or any actor for that matter — to carry a movie that costs $100 million on his or her shoulders. TheWrap‘s Lucas Shaw explains why in the latest Hollywood Torrent.

Watch the video above.

Read more of TheWrap’s coverage on Johnny Depp:

Can Johnny Depp Shake Box-Office Slump With ‘Transcendence’?

‘Transcendence’ Reviews: Is the Johnny Depp Thriller Trippy or Tedious?

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