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Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Lately my youngest son, who tends to like to play the pessimist anyway, has become obsessed with things that don’t work.  It’s something of a family joke that stems from our recent vacation to… 799 more words


Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest review

Once upon a time, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead man’s chest was the third highest grossing film of all time. Until the multiplexes came up with the hike in ticket prices. 859 more words


Watched - 27 May 2017

For the past few weeks I’ve been working through the Alien series as prep to Alien: Covenant. I’ve left my thoughts on the film a few places, and this week’s Movie Dudes, which I’m in the process of editing, spent a good chunk of time talking about it, but I’ll drop some more down below. 853 more words


Thoughts on the Pirates Franchise and Dead Men Tell No Tales Review

Who would have ever thought when they installed an animatronic ride at Disneyland about pirates in 1967 that 50 years later we’d be getting our 5th movie about said pirates but yet here we are. 1,022 more words

2017 Movies

From "Pirate's Strife" to "Pirate's Life": A ranking of the Pirates of the Caribbean films

Captain Jack is back, and he’s facing a whole lot of danger in Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge this weekend. It’s been six years since the last Pirates film, can you believe that? 1,770 more words


Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006), somewhat confounding, somewhat outstanding, and loaded with sword fights and Kraken tentacles.

MY CALL:  This sequel is a blast. Admittedly, it’s much harder to get into with this very messy plot, but the effects and action and scale retain its ranks high among popcorn adventure films. 1,111 more words

John Leavengood

REVIEW: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006)

Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) races to find the heart of Davy Jones (Bill Nighy) to avoid succumbing to Davy Jones’ Locker while Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) and Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley) search for Jack to serve their own agenda. 321 more words