Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

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Dashing blacksmith Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) must team with the misfit pirate Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) to rescue Will's kidnapped love Elizabeth (Keira Knightley) from the cursed crew of the Black Pearl, in Disney's swashbuckling adventure on the high seas.

2003Rating: M, Supernatural themes and violence143 minsUSA
ActionAdventureComedy
Director:
Gore Verbinski ('The Lone Ranger', 'Rango', 'The Ring')
Writer:
Ted ElliottTerry Rossio
Cast:
Johnny DeppGeoffrey RushOrlando BloomKeira Knightley

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl | Awards

Award Winner
Winner of Best Make Up/Hair, BAFTA Awards 2004.

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl | Reviews

79%219 reviews

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Variety

Variety

The picture's constant forward movement and breezy sense of amusement about itself provide a certain mild sort of diversion.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

A movie that charms the audience and then outstays its welcome.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Johnny, the kids and the pirates have a number-one hit on their hands. They raise the Jolly Roger and make other summer blockbusters walk the plank.

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BBC

BBC

This is a superb swashbuckler -- rousing, funny and spectacular.

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl | Release Details

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV and Disney+.