Pirates of the Caribbean
Dead Man's ChestBlu-ray Disc - 2011
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This is the original Johnny Depp pirate movie that is now a modern classic. It feels like Captain Jack Sparrow has been with us forever.
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Elizabeth Swann: There will come a time when you have a chance to do the right thing.
Jack Sparrow: I love those moments. I like to wave at them as they pass by.
Gibbs: Make ready to sail, boys!
Will: What about Jack? I won't leave without him!
(in the distance) Jack: Oi!
(The crew of the Pearl turn to see Jack running down the beach like a bat out of heck. Will smiles with relief, then freezes as a horde of cannibals appear behind Jack, running after him.)
Will: Time to go.
Norrington: [jack, norrington, will, and Elizabeth find the chest] you were actually telling the truth. jack: why is everyone so surprised?
Jack: [to Davy Jones] come to negotiate, you slimey git? look what I got, [in a teasing, singy voice] I gotta jar of dirt, I gotta of dirt, I gotta jar of dirt, and guess what's inside it?
Will:You want me to find this?(the key)
Jack:No. You want you to find this. Because the finding of this finds you incapacitorially finding and or locating in your discovering the detecting of a way to save your dottie belle, ol' whats-her-face... Savvy?
Jack: "Why is the rum always gone?" Stands up and almost falls. "Oh, that's why."
Jack: "Is this a dream?"
Jack: "Thought not. If it were, there'd be rum."
Gibbs: “It’s a key.”
Jack: “No, no, it’s much better than that, it’s a drawing of a key.”
Gibbs: “So we are going after whatever it is that the key unlocks.”
Jack: “If we don’t have the key we can’t open whatever it is that we don’t have that it unlocks, so what purpose would be served in finding whatever need be unlocked, which we don’t have, without first having found the key what unlocks it?
Gibbs: “So we are going after the key?”
Jack: “You’re not making any sense at all.”
Gibbs: “Not quite according to plan.”
Jack: “Complications arouse, ensued, and were overcome.”
Will: Where's Jack? I can't leave without him!" (Seeing canabals chasing Jack) "Never mind. Lets go."
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Violence: Shooting, fighting and killing.
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When Elizabeth and Will are arrested for helping Jack escape, Will is forced to go look for Jack to get his compass to give to Beckett to release his lover. However, Jack tricks Will into having to join legendary Davy Jones and his crew of fish-people to square his own debt. When Jack mets up with Elizabeth, he is forced to help her find Will. In the end, they lose a friend but gain an old enemy.
Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.
A continuation in the series, where Jack Sparrow owes a debt to Davie Jones, and if he doesn't pay it off, he gets sent to Davy Jones's locker.