Josh Hartnett was easily cast in movies that displayed the old Hollywood era like The Black Dahlia and Pearl Harbor. He depicted the characters complex emotions and made you understand their hardships. He has the remarkable ability to make you guess what he is thinking but not leave you shut out. He can easily display mystery in his behavior but allowing you inside the dark sorrow he is feeling but he also can display the pure happiness and joy that a character is overwhelmed with without difficulty. He continues to keep you fascinated a film and well after. And he will be able to keep audiences fascinated by his great acting and solemn looks for years to come.