As the age of piracy comes to a close, Captain Jack Sparrow, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. Our heroes must face Lord Cutler Beckett, Davy Jones and Admiral James Norrington in a titanic showdown that could eliminate the freedom-loving pirates from the seven seas -- forever.
It seems that Johnny Depp will be making a movie about one of the major influences on his Captain Jack Sparrow character. According to Variety, Depp will direct an untitled documentary on Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards.
The story confirms earlier reports from a Serbian magazine about the project and it was said that Depp would begin work on the documentary next week. It was said that Depp and Richards have been friends for over a decade and Richards appeared in Depp's film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, portraying Captain Jack Sparrow's father and Richards was cited as one of Depp's inspirations in portraying his character.Read More
You can experience all three of Captain Jack Sparrow's high-seas adventures in high-definition this September. The Pirates of the Caribbean Trilogy will be released on Blu-Ray on September 16. This six-disc set includes all three films - Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End. This BD set will be priced at $82.99 SRP. This popular film series stars Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley and Orlando Bloom.
Experience Captain Jack Sparrow's (Depp) quest from the very beginning as he and his crew reclaim the Black Pearl and discover the cursed treasure that has doomed Captain Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush) to live among the undead. The astonishing ride continues with amazing battles against the legendary ruler of the ocean depths, Davy Jones (Bill Nighy), and against leviathans from the deep, culminating in a reunion of the Pirate Lords and a titanic maelstrom battle. With these three epic films and an ocean full of extras, the Pirates of the Caribbean Gift Set is a treasure of entertainment in Disney Blu-ray - Magic in High Definition.Read More
With the tragic death of rising star Heath Ledger, the future of Terry Gilliam's epic masterpiece The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus has recently been put on hold. According to a rumor from Monster and Critics, Gilliam is toying with the notion of having Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End star Johnny Depp replace the main character portrayed by Heath Ledger.
The story of The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus is about a young man who discovers a traveling theater group and the wonderful secrets that they hide. Filming was nealry finished before Ledger's untimely death.Read More
As the age of piracy comes to a close, Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp), Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) and Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightly) must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. Our heroes must face Lord Cutler Beckett (Tom Hollander), Davy Jones (Bill Nighy) and Admiral James Norrington (Jack Davenport) in a titanic showdown that could eliminate the freedom-loving pirates from the seven seas -- forever.
After this we were treated to a 10 minute featurette that is part of a longer featurette on the Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End DVD and Blu-ray Disc. Taken from the section Anatomy of a Scene: The Maelstrom viewers essentially get to see everything John Knoll revealed. However, it is presented very candidly as the events happened. Sure there are moments where you hear the usual Jerry Bruckheimer hyperbole, but it was really interesting seeing people like Gore Verbinski and John Knoll work together to pull off such an involved sequence. We also get to hear from the cast and crew about what Gore is like as a Director, how there were 2000 visual effects shots in the movie, and we also see Gore working at a computer console to point out and help fine tune the aforementioned visual shots. Apparently, this movie was up against a very tight schedule so there were "lots of sleepless nights and worrying." Closing out this small featurette was Bruckheimer talking about the seamless merging of practical and digital effects.Read More
The fourth quarter this year is going to be big.
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment presents Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End like you've never experienced it before on Disney DVD and stunning high-definition Blu-ray Disc loaded with an armada of bonus materials. Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley and Geoffrey Rush lead a stellar cast in the biggest, most thrilling installment of the blockbuster franchise, filled with spectacular visual effects, exotic locales and breathtaking action. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End arrives in time for the holidays on multiple platforms including 2-disc DVD and 2-disc 75GB Blu-ray sets featuring hours of extra material highlighted by bloopers and extensive behind-the-scenes content -- plus the Blu-ray exclusive Enter the Maelstrom: a BD-Java feature that takes Blu-ray interactivity to an astounding new level! Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Gore Verbinski, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, which catapulted to become the #1 global box office hit of 2007 to date with over $946 million generated at the box office, arrives December 4 on multiple platforms, including a 2-disc DVD for the SRP of $34.99, 2-disc 75GB Blu-ray for the SRP of $35.99, and single-disc DVD for the SRP of $29.99.Read More