You will always remember this as the movie that made Johnny Depp a superstar and almost got him an Oscar. Prepare to be blown out of the water. I read an interview in which Depp said he went through a slight depression when he had to stop playing Captain Jack Sparrow. This movie made me laugh, and it really pulled me in. Who is in hot pursuit of saving Elizabeth from the Pirates. I first listened to it while doing a work-out on a rowing machine and found that I tripled my usual distance. Every scene with him or Geoffery Rush is brilliant.
Who turned out to be quite a good bad guy in my view. Many of which I have enjoyed. You'll see what I mean when you watch it. I can just hear the effete aesthetes dismissing this score, as Mr. One of the best of 2003 in my view. So sly, so seductive, so canny! A well thought out curse.
With this, all pirates will stand together and will make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company. He 's Depp's best non-Tim Burton-character ever,and I can't wait 'til he returns. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her to out of fear, in which the Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. The story is actually more complex than I had expected, involving cursed pirates and their quest to rid themselves of the curse. The more memorable thing about this though is the curse. His obsessive drinking antics, and his walk really brought out this chaqracter.
Keira Knightley plays Elizabeth, the governor's daughter. He, along with his large crew, are under an ancient curse, doomed for eternity to neither live, nor die. Little do they know, but the fierce and clever Barbossa has been cursed. The script is one of the main stars of the film itself, every line that seems to come out of Sparrow or Barbossa's mouth or any of the other cast is original. And I am not completely hardened in my sophistication.
The only thing keeping me from seeing it again is the sense that this whole thing is just getting out of hand. I mean really, how much can you expect? When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her. Orlando Bloom plays Will Turner. And then there's the scene of the pirate-ghouls slithering up from the darkened sea on the mooring cables of the Dauntless, like infernal cats stalking their prey. Now, Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, Tia Dalma, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, to gathering. There are also, of course, a lot of funny bits interspersed between the action and drama.
At this point my children have to yank me forcibly from the theater, lest I persist in watching the credits to the bitter end, and bid good-bye to the little monkey once more, wiping tears of exultation from my eyes. There aren't as many action scenes as I had thought there would be in a pirate movie, but the ones that are in the movie were very fun and enjoyable. And, really, one can't take such movies too seriously, can one? Starring by : johnny depp as captain jack sparrow, geoffrey rush as captain hector barbossa, orlando bloom as will turner, keira knightley as elizabeth swann, jack davenport as commodore james norrington, jonathan pryce as governor weatherby swann, kevin mcnally. It was so well done. 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. Basically, it's a really fun movie and I'd give it about 8 out of 10 I am nearly fifty years old. I cannot get enough of it. At first I was afraid this would be another bad Pirate movie. Now, Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, Tia Dalma, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, to gathering. I think he deserved to win the Academy Award for best actor.
I often don't even watch the Academy Awards, and I certainly never have any emotional investment in who wins. The movie is very crisp and the shots of the islands are breathtaking. Most of the supporting cast did well, mind you, just that Johnny Depp stood high above the rest. Geoffrey Rush played Barbosa the bad guy. I cannot remember ever willingly paying to see any movie not starring a relative of mine more than twice, and I can count those movies on one hand. If you like action films you'll love this, if you like comedy you'll love this, actually, this movie is great for everyone except small kids, who may get frightened by the skeleton scenes.
That is, unless a blood sacrifice is made. Storyline PiratesoftheCaribbean1 : Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. But now I understand how women can experience swooning crushes on male film stars. Little do they know, but the fierce and clever Barbossa has been cursed. In another life, I would never have seen them. Wasn't Depp the name of some hair-goo product back in the 60s? The opening music to The Lion King brought tears to my eyes when my little ones were but wee tots. From now on,things get unexpected,as he asks another pirate for help.