Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2003
Director: Gore Verbinski
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-724790
Running time: 2:23 (143 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 22, 2007
Collection type: Owned (#2618)
Status: Available
Purchase date: October 15, 2007
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl pulses with heart pounding excitement in a Blu-ray™ 2-disc set created from the original digital source files. Starring Johnny Depp, Disney's action-packed thrill ride delivers more mile-a-minute adventure than ever in this mind-boggling format.

Climb aboard as legendary pirate Captain Jack Sparrow and young sword-maker Will Turner join forces to rescue a governor's daughter from a band of bloodthirsty, undead pirates. See the glint of each sword with eye-piercing clarity. Hear the waves crash, and feel the explosive impact of every cannon blast with every audio technology so advanced, it'll blow you away! Taste the salty brine in the air and experience "Pirates" as if for the very first time with Disney Blu-ray™ – Magic in High Definition.
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Misc.
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Genres
Adventure
Action
Comedy
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Walt Disney Pictures
 • Jerry Bruckheimer Films
Media Companies:
 • Walt Disney Home Entertainment
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  PCM 5.1
English  Dolby Digital EX 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
French  Dolby Digital EX 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
Spanish  Dolby Digital EX 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Commentary
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Interviews
 • Outtakes/Bloopers
 • Storyboard Comparisons
 • Gallery
 • Interactive Game
 • Scoundrels of the Sea, "Wonderful World of Colour" excerpt
Easter Eggs
All five treasures can be found on disc two, via a special easter egg mini-menu. To access it, go to the second page of bonus features (by clicking the "More" option). Highlight "Good luck," then press "Right," "Up," "Up" on your remote. The skull's eyes (at the top of the screen) will light up - then hit "Enter." This is will bring up a full screen of the Jolly Roger logo. From this screen, you will be able access all of the following Easter Eggs:

1. Starting with "Back" highlighted, move "Left," "Left." The skull's eyes light up with flame. Click "Enter" to see a short interview with Keith Richards. (48 sec.)

2. Starting with "Back" highlighted, move "Left," "Left," but this time do not press ENTER. Instead, press "Up" and then "Right" and watch for the medallion on the bandana to light up. Then press "Enter" to see a 3D animatic of a scene from the film. (6 min.)

3. Follow instructions for Egg 2 above, but instead of hitting "Enter," hit "Up," "Up," The left sword handle will light up. Press "Enter" to see a short Japanese trailer for the movie. (37 sec.)

4. Follow instructions for Egg 3 above, but after the left sword handle lights up, don't hit "Enter." Instead, press "Left" four times, and a replica of the Aztec medallion will appear on the map. Press "Enter" here to see a time-lapse construction video of a cave. (3 min.)

5. Follow the sequence for Egg 4 above, but instead of hitting "Enter" at the end of the sequence, press "Left," "Left," "Down." The "N" on the map will light up. Press "Enter" to listen to the "Pirate Radio," which seems to be an original Radio ad for the ride at Disneyland. (1 min.)
Crew
Direction
Gore Verbinski....Director
Writing
Ted Elliott....Screenwriter
Terry Rossio....Screenwriter
Ted Elliott....Story By
Terry Rossio....Story By
Stuart Beattie....Story By
Jay Wolpert....Story By
Production
Jerry Bruckheimer....Producer
Mike Stenson....Executive Producer
Chad Oman....Executive Producer
Bruce Hendricks....Executive Producer
Paul Deason....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Dariusz Wolski....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Craig Wood....Film Editor
Stephen Rivkin....Film Editor
Arthur Schmidt....Film Editor
Music
Klaus Badelt....Composer
Sound
Lee Orloff....Production Sound Mixer
Christopher Boyes....Supervising Sound Editor
Christopher Boyes....Sound Designer
George Watters II....Supervising Sound Editor
Christopher Boyes....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Parker....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Campbell....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Brian Morris....Production Designer
Penny Rose....Costume Designer
John Knoll....Visual Effects
Derek R. Hill....Art Director
Donald B. Woodruff....Art Director
James E. Tocci....Art Director
Carolyn Dessert....Costume Designer
Kenny Crouch....Costume Designer
Joel Harlow....Make-up Artist
Ken Diaz....Make-up Artist
Deborah Patino....Make-up Artist
Jay Wejebe....Make-up Artist
Zoe Hay....Make-up Artist
Kris Evans....Make-up Artist
Leslie Evlin....Make-up Artist
Douglas Noe....Make-up Artist
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Toni Garayaglia....Make-up Artist
Jane Aull....Make-up Artist
Don Rutherford....Make-up Artist
Selena Miller....Make-up Artist
David Dupuis....Make-up Artist
Dave DeLeon....Make-up Artist
Joe Podnar....Make-up Artist
Kelcey Fry....Make-up Artist
Anne Marie Hurley....Make-up Artist
Geneva Nash Morgan....Make-up Artist
Keith Vanderlaan....Make-up Effects
Cast
Johnny Depp....Jack Sparrow
Geoffrey Rush....Barbossa
Orlando Bloom....Will Turner
Keira Knightley....Elizabeth Swann
Jack Davenport....Norrington
Jonathan Pryce....Governor Weatherby Swann
Lee Arenberg....Pintel
Mackenzie Crook....Ragetti
Damian O'Hare....Lt. Gillette
Giles New....Murtogg
Angus Barnett....Mullroy
David Bailie....Cotton
Michael Berry Jr.....Twigg
Isaac C. Singleton Jr.....Bo'sun
Kevin R. McNally....Joshamee Gibbs
Treva Etienne....Koehler
Zoe Saldana....Anamaria
Guy Siner....Harbormaster
Ralph P. Martin....Mr. Brown
Paula Jane Newman....Estrella
Paul Keith....Butler
Dylan Smith....Young Will
Lucinda Dryzek....Young Elizabeth
Michael Sean Tighe....Seedy Looking Prisoner
Greg Ellis....Officer
Dustin Seavey....Sentry
Christian Martin....Steersman
Trevor Goddard....Grapple
Vince Lozano....Jacoby
Ben Wilson....Seedy Prisoner #2
Antonio Valentino....Seedy Prisoner #3
Lauren Maher....Scarlett
Brye Cooper....Mallot
Mike Babcock....Seedy Prisoner #4
Owen Finnegan....Town Clerk
Ian McIntyre....Sailor
Vanessa Branch....Giselle
Sam Roberts....Crying Boy
Ben Roberts....Crying Boy
Martin Klebba....Marty
Jack's Crew
Felix Castro....Moises
Mike Haberecht....Kursar
Rudolph McColam....Matelot
Gerard Reyes....Tearlach
M. Scott Shields....Duncan
Chris "Sully" Sullivan....Ladbroc
Craig Thomson....Crimp
Fred Toft....Quartetto
Barbossa's Crew
D.P. Fitzgerald....Weatherby
Jerry Gauny....Ketchum
Maxie J. Santillan Jr.....Maximo
Michael Lane....Monk
Tobias McKinney....Dog Ear
David Patykewich....Clubba
Tommy Schooler....Scarus
Michael A. Thompson....Simbakka
Michael W. Williams....Hawksmoor
Jose G. Zelaya....Katracho
Finneus Egan....Scratch
Don Ladaga....Nipperkin
Paul Cagney....Sailor (uncredited)
Brazil Joseph Grisaffi III....Marine (uncredited)