The Daily Movie Quote: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
"When you marooned me on that god forsaken spit of land, you forgot one very important thing, mate: I'm Captain Jack Sparrow." - Captain Jack Sparrow, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Walt Disney Pictures, Rated PG-13, 143 minutes.
Directed By: Gore Verbinski
Johnny Depp - Captain Jack Sparrow
Orlando Bloom - Will Turner
Kiera Knightley - Elizabeth Swann
Geoffrey Rush - Barbosa
Jack Davenport - Norrington
Jonathan Pryce - Governor Weatherby Swann
Domestic Box Office Gross: $305,411,224
Synopsis: A lovestruck young man, Will Turner, teams up with a shady pirate, Jack Sparrow, to rescue his bonnie lass and take back Sparrow's ship from the treturous Barbosa.
Fact: The film was based on Disney's theme park ride of the same name. A number of scenes are re-creations from the ride, like the prisoners trying to attract the dog, who's holding the cell keys, for example.
Trivia: Every Disney ride, attraction and film has a hidden Mickey Mouse head. In Pirates of the Caribbean it appears in the form of cannon smoke after the Black Pearls final shot when seizing the town.
Movie Mistake: Jack Sparrow tosses a golden idol right before his final fight with Barbosa. The rest of the scene has the idol back where Sparrow retrieved it.
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