|Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales|
|Directed by||Joachim Ronning|
|Written by||Jeff Nathanson|
|Produced by||Jerry Bruckheimer|
|Edited by||Roger Barton|
|Music by||Geoff Zanelli|
Jerry Bruckheimer Films
|Distributed by||Walt Disney Pictures|
|22 July 2017|
|Budget||$ 230-320 millions|
|Box office||$ 794, 9 millions|
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is a 2017 American swashbuckler comedy action film. It is the fifth installment in the Pirates of the Caribbean movie series and the sequel to On Stranger Tides (2011). The movie is directed by Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg from a script by Jeff Nathanson, with Jerry Bruckheimer serving again as producer. Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush and Kevin McNally reprise their roles as Jack Sparrow, Hector Barbossa and Joshamee Gibbs. It has Javier Bardem playing the main villain, Spanish ghost pirate Captain Salazar, Brenton Thwaites playing Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann's son Henry Turner, Kaya Scodelario playing Barbossa's secret daughter Carina Smyth with Paul McCartney make a guest apparicion playing Jack Sparrow's Uncle Jack. Orlando Bloom reprise his role of Will Turner who appear at the start and the ending of the film, additionally Keira Knightley make a silent cameo (despite is an important cameo) at the end of the film reprising her role of Elizabeth Swann.
Despite receiving mixed reviews from film critics, the film was positively welcomed from audience who praised its story, directing, humor, heart, emotional weight, character development, cast performances (especially those of Depp and Bardem), musical score, action scenes, special effects and the ending, it was also a box office success grossing over $285 million worldwide. A sequel is currently in development.
Cast[change | change source]
- Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow
- Javier Bardem as Armando Salazar
- Geoffrey Rush as Hector Barbossa
- Brenton Thwaites as Henry Turner
- Kaya Scodelario as Carina Smyth
- Kevin McNally as Joshamee Gibbs
- Golshifteh Farahani as Shansa
- David Wenham as Lieutenant John Scarfield
- Stephen Graham as Scrum
- Orlando Bloom as Will Turner
- Keira Knightley as Elisabeth Swann
Sequel[change | change source]
A sixth film is currently in development with Ronning back to direct while Ted Elliott, first four film's co-writer, and Craig Mazin will write the screenplay.
On 2020, Jerry Bruckheimer announced that the first draft of the screenplay is almost ready and that, even though he plans to have Johnny Depp in the movie, he doesn't know yet what role the character will have.
Later, Johnny Depp was confirmed to reprise his role and that the movie is expected to be released around 2024.
References[change | change source]
- "Johnny Depp absent from first Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge teaser trailer". Yahoo! Movies UK.
- Stedman, Alex (January 20, 2016). "'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Delayed Until End of 2017". Variety. Retrieved January 21, 2016.