Embedded with quirky comedy and flamboyant action, this swash-buckling tale is the first instalment of a series of movies that follow the adventures of Captain Jack Sparrow, a savvy pirate with a wicked sense of humour.
In this story, 'Captain' Jack Sparrow must team up with Will Turner, a resourceful blacksmith, on a dangerous quest in search of Elizabeth Swann, the gorgeous the author of the governor. Elizabeth is also the love of Will's life, has been kidnapped by the feared Captain Barbossa.
Little do they know, but the fierce and clever Barbossa has been cursed. He, along with his large crew, are under an ancient curse, doomed for eternity to neither live, nor die. That is, unless a blood sacrifice is made. How will Jack Sparrow, Will Turner and Elizabeth escape the cursed Captain Barbosa and his crew?
Did you know?
According to the DVD commentaries, Geoffrey Rush has a theory that people watch the screen from left to right, just like when they read a book. Therefore, he tried to be in the left side of the screen as often as possible. He was particularly intent on doing this in the scenes with the monkey and Keira Knightley because he didn't think anyone would look at him otherwise. Read More