Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

2017 film by Espen Sandberg, Joachim Rønning

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales[1] 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 a important cameo) at the end of the film reprising her role of Elizabeth Swann.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Directed byJoachim Ronning
Espen Sandberg
Produced byJerry Bruckheimer
Written byJeff Nathanson
StarringJohnny Depp
Geoffrey Rush
Javier Bardem
Brenton Thwaites
Kaya Scodelario
Kevin McNally
Music byGeoff Zanelli
CinematographyPaul Cameron
Edited byRoger Barton
Distributed byWalt Disney Pictures
Release date
22 July 2017
Running time
150 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$ 230-320 millions
Box office$ 794, 9 millions

It was released in conventional, Disney Digital 3-D, RealD 3D and IMAX 3D formats on May 26, 2017.

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.[2] A sequel is currently in development.

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A sixth film will start the production in 2020 with Ronning back to direct while Ted Elliott, first four film's co-writer, and Craig Mazin will write the screenplay.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Johnny Depp absent from first Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge teaser trailer". Yahoo! Movies UK.
  2. Stedman, Alex (January 20, 2016). "'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Delayed Until End of 2017". Variety. Retrieved January 21, 2016.