8 Cool Facts About Pirates Of The Caribbean Movies

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It’s a pirates life for us, mateys. We love all things related to Pirates of the Caribbean. Here are some cool facts about the series that you will enjoy.


1
The title of the original Pirates movie was just Pirates Of The Caribbean but the name was changed to Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl in case it did well enough at the box office to merit a sequel.

2
Keira Knightley was 17 during filming of The Curse Of The Black Pearl and her mother accompanied her to all of the shoot locations.

3
The second and third Pirates Of The Caribbean movies (Dead Man’s Chest and At World’s End) were shot back-to-back.

4
Johnny Depp reportedly improvised the line Savvy, during shooting in The Curse of the Black Pearl, and continued to use it throughout the film.

5
In the first three Pirates Of The Caribbean movies, Barbossa's first name, Hector, was never uttered by any of the characters.

6
The fully functional Queen Anne's Revenge is the first historical ship to be represented in the Pirates of the Caribbean film franchise.

7
Robert De Niro turned down the role of Captain Jack Sparrow because he thought Pirates of the Caribbean was going to bomb.

8
Johnny Depp wears contacts in Pirates Of The Caribbean movies so Depp wouldn't have to squint when they were filming in the sun.