A trilogy of films documenting the tales of one Captain Jack Sparrow and his crew of wild yet loyal miscreants, and their quest to pillage the seas of the Spanish main. The first installment of which, entitled "The Curse of the Black Pearl," released in 2003, became widley popular as the first PG-13 Disney movie ever released. Also, the release of "Black Pearl" boosted the lead actor, Johhny Depp, into super-star status, also causing widespread fits of *fan girling worldwide. The second film, "Dead Man's Chest" proceeded to shatter all opening weekend records, grossing a supposed $155 million plus dollars in three days. Also starring Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightly, the third installment of the epic Trilogy is currently filming, and is set to be released Memorial Day weekend of 2007.
One of the best damned movies of all time, Pirates of the Caribbean; The Curse Of The Black Pearl is an action/adventure/horror thriller starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, and Geoffrey Rush. Taking place in the 17th century, the plot follows along a band of ghostly, undead pirates searching to lift the curse bestowed upon them by removing sacred Aztec Gold from where it came. A young girl is kidnapped by the pirates, thinking she is the key to lifting the curse. A blacksmith named Will Turner chases after her with the aid of the pirate Jack Sparro. What happens in the end? Ye be haven' to find out yerself laddie.
Go buy Pirates of the Caribbean. Now. Do it. You know you want to.