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The first movie in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, Curse of the Black Pearl is a fantasy adventure film following the adventures of Captain Jack Sparrow. This 2003 movie stars Johnny Depp , Geoffrey Rush , Keira Knightley & Orlando Bloom

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How did the treasure finally end up on Isla De Muerta?

In Pirates of the Caribbean, after Hernán Cortes further continued the killings on the Aztec empire, did he take the treasure or not? And how did the treasure finally end up on Isla De Muerta?
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What did Jack Sparrow mean by “I'm in the market, as it were”?

In Pirates of the Caribbean : Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Elizabeth falls down from top of the rock and sinks into the sea, Jack Sparrow was nearby talking with two guards. Realizing no one else ...
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How did Jack Sparrow become the captain of the ship?

In the Pirates of the Caribbean movie franchise, the movie begins with Jack Sparrow facing a mutiny from his first mate and coming to Port Royal to commandeer a new ship with the hope of going to ...
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Why is Turner's blood necessary to break the Aztec gold curse?

In Curse of the Black Pearl, we see several events whose chronological order isn't well established: the crew abandoned Jack on an island the crew found and looted Aztec gold (and got cursed) the ...
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Why are Comodore James Norrington and Weatherby Swann the same just as young, but Elizabeth Swann and Will Turner change their age respectively?

In the start of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, both characters have this supposed age. Here are pictures of Comodore Norrington and Weatherby Swann in the opening scene and ...
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Why Jack was carrying the wooden sword

Just after saving the Elizabeth, Norrington get Jack Sparrow captured by his man. When they search him, Norrington sarcastically points out that he is carrying a useless compass which does not point ...
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Why was Mr.Gibbs working on Royal ship?

In the starting scene of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, when Governer Swann, Norrington and Elizabeth finds the young boy Will turner, Mr. Gibbs is working on that ship. He ...
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Why is Governor Swann's immediate reaction to shoot Jack?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Jack dives into the water to save Elizabeth, and cuts off her corset, which was preventing her from breathing. However, when Norrington and ...
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How and when does the monkey in Pirates of the Caribbean get on the ship?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl, the monkey steals a coin from the chest and becomes cursed, a plot shown after the credits. Mr. Gibbs and the other crew members sailed away from ...
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How could Captain Jack Sparrow die if he stole a crown from the island?

Captain Jack Sparrow stole a crown from Isla de Muerta and wasn't cursed. If he was immortal why did Will have to save him when they try to hang Captain Jack for his crimes? Why isn't he cursed when ...
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What did Jack Sparrow mean when he said “Clearly you've never been to Singapore”

After cutting Elizabeth's corset off in Pirates of the Caribbean, the guard comments "never would have thought of that." And Jack turns to him and delivers the line in question: "You've clearly never ...
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How come Bootstrap Turner (Bill Turner) ends up on the Davy Jones ship?

In the first Pirates of the Caribbean film, we know that Bootstrap Turner (Bill Turner) is thrown to the bottom of the ocean by Barbossa and his crew. He may be alive due to the curse until it is ...
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Why didn't Elizabeth get cursed?

In Pirates of the Caribbean, whoever has the Aztec gold gets cursed. But Elizabeth had the gold coin with her which Bootstrap gave to his son Will before he was tied to a cannon and dropped to the ...
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Did Will forget who killed his father?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Will Turner finds out that Bootstrap Bill was tied to a cannon and dropped to the ocean floor, if not for the Aztec curse, killing him. This ...
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Is there any significance in Capt. Jack Sparrow being called Mr. Smith in the first Pirates of the Carribean?

So in the first Pirates of the Caribbean, The Curse of the Black Pearl, when Jack Sparrow first arrives at the port, the man asks him for a schilling and his name in order to "tie up his boat" in the ...
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Why did the monkey remain undead in Pirates of the Carribbean?

Even after the curse was lifted in the first movie, Barbosa's monkey Jack remains undead. In Dead Man's chest, Jack trades the monkey with the witch and shot him and pronounced him as undead. How ...
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Why does Captain Jack Sparrow suffer from the curse?

As told in the Curse of the Black Pearl, Captain Jack Sparrow faces mutiny by his crew members and is abandoned on an island before the mutineer crew find a chest of cursed coins. How is it then ...