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Pirates of the Caribbean

Man Loses 2 Fingertips On Disney's 'Pirates' Ride

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.11.2014 | Crime

Keep your hands inside the vehicle at all times. A British tourist lost two fingertips on the "Pirates of the Caribbean" ride at Walt Disney World...

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Literally Puts a New Face on the Disney Theme Park Experience

Jim Hill | Posted 05.29.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

When it comes to the Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, it's kind of a tradition that good enough isn't really good enough.

For Imagineer Joe Lanzisero, Hong Kong Disneyland's Mystic Manor Is a High Point of His Career

Jim Hill | Posted 06.07.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It's this skillful mix of special effects, music, storytelling and ride systems that has made Mystic Manor the talk of the themed entertainment industry ever since this new HKDL attraction first opened back on May 17, 2013.

Disney Thought Johnny Depp's Capt. Jack Sparrow Was 'Gay Or Drunk'

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.29.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

During a conversation about the new retrospective book "Jerry Bruckheimer: When Lightning Strikes," the legendary producer tells HuffPost Live about c...

Hoist the Jolly Roger! -- 10 Must-Read Pirate Books

Scott DiMarco | Posted 03.23.2014 | Books
Scott DiMarco

Pirate-mania is all the rage these days. Luckily for us, there is a virtual treasure trove of pirate books. Here are some classic tales of piracy to keep your ship afloat.

Is Matthew McConaughey The New Johnny Depp?

Matthew Jacobs | Posted 03.05.2014 | Entertainment
Matthew Jacobs

It would seem Depp -- once known as one of Hollywood's go-to weirdos, and a marketable one who became a heartthrob and box-office superstar -- has traded places with McConaughey, a former laughing stock of all things critically acclaimed.

Mike Ryan

Geoffrey Rush Reveals His Hidden Talent

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

For a while, Geoffrey Rush kept a book in which he wrote down the name of every script that he'd considered. Had he continued the practice, this wo...

'Pirates 5' Gets Pushed Back

Posted 09.10.2013 | Entertainment

One day after moving the release of "Ant-Man" to July 31, 2015, Walt Disney Studios has shifted "Pirates of the Caribbean 5" from July 10, 2015 to an ...

Lights, Camera, Vacation: 5 Top TV and Movie Locations for Teens

MiniTime | Posted 10.29.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

(photo: Murray Close) A ballpark, a zoo, an amusement park--any of them can attract new visitors to small town or city. But these days, having some z...

Lot's Wife, Noah's Ark and Rogues Gallery: Sea Music Recordings

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 09.30.2013 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

There's a thriving scene for historical and contemporary sea music, with festivals all over. Here in the U.S., the premiere festival is at Mystic Seaport in Connecticut, and last month my band Ocean Celtic was lucky enough to play there and meet many of the great sea music performers.

Movie Review: The Lone Ranger

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Everything you need to know about this movie can be found in four little words: Pirates of the Caribbean. Everything that was wrong with that series of films is amplified in Lone Ranger.

Johnny Depp Is Such A Sweetie

Posted 06.25.2013 | Celebrity

Everyone loves Captain Jack Sparrow, the eyeliner-clad swashbuckler from Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean" series. Johnny Depp, who has depicted the...

Mike Ryan

Sylvester Stallone Starring In 'Beverly Hills Cop'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment

It's hard to argue with Jerry Bruckheimer's success. The artistic merit of the films that he has produced? Yes, that's up for debate. But what is not ...

Six Homes Inspired by Hollywood

Ryan Nickum | Posted 04.30.2013 | HuffPost Home
Ryan Nickum

Whether it's a Harry Potter-inspired room under the stairs or an entire ghost town in the backyard, Americans love to incorporate movies into their homes. Not convinced? Perhaps these six homes featuring a tribute to an American films will convince you.

How Johnny Depp Helped Gulf of Aden Pirates Go Legit

James Doran | Posted 05.22.2012 | World
James Doran

Johnny Depp has a lot to answer for. The "mockney" drawl, the swagger and the healthy disdain for maritime authorities he perfected as Captain Jack Sparrow lent a cachet to piracy that had eluded the profession for centuries.

"Ghost Ship Sails Through Night And Day"

Alexandra Holzer | Posted 01.11.2012 | Weird News
Alexandra Holzer

There's rumor of an ancient story of the privateer Dash, which was lost in a gale in 1815 off the coast of Maine. Since her disappearance, she has been sighted multiple times -- plain as day with her name visible on the hull.

Johnny Depp: Artist?

Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts

We know the talented Mr. Depp for his eccentric caricatures, flamboyant swagger and uncanny ability to rock eyeliner. But in the vein of Hollywood boy...

"I Get to Walk off Into the Sunset With Johnny Depp?"

Jim Hill | Posted 12.18.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

If you had asked Kevin McNally back in 2002 (when he auditioned for the role of Joshamee Gibbs in The Curse of the Black Pearl) if he thought that Pirates of the Caribbean would spawn a top grossing film series, he'd have laughed in your face.

Disney's Pirates Ride Holds Passengers Captive

Posted 11.06.2011 | Travel

Guests of the Happiest Place On Earth were not so happy Sunday when they were stuck on Walt Disney World's Pirates of the Caribbean ride for almost tw...

Disney's D23 EXPO: Fans Scream And Cash Registers Ring

Jim Hill | Posted 10.22.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

If you're thinking about coming out on Sunday to catch the very last day of the Walt Disney Company's version of ComicCon, my advice is to bring along your wallet as well as some earplugs. Because it can get pretty pricey & noisy around here.

A World of Bad Ideas

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.22.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The world is full of bad ideas -- and the entertainment industry is no exception. It's also filled with people who don't recognize them as such.

Johnny Depp: Becoming A Stalker?

Posted 09.11.2011 | Entertainment

Johnny Depp has made a career out of playing the off-beat and anti-heroes, most notably with his swashbuckling, rule-bending pirate Jack Sparrow. He's...

Johnny Depp Nearing Pot Of Gold For Another 'Pirates' Movie

Posted 09.05.2011 | Entertainment

In the most recent "Pirates of the Caribbean" film, Jack Sparrow was in search of the Fountain of Youth. Now, it looks like he'll live for yet another...

ANOTHER Iconic Disneyland Ride Becoming A Movie

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 08.29.2011 | Entertainment

Disney is developing an adventure movie project inspired by the Matterhorn ride and has set Jason Dean Hall to pen the script. Justin Springer (Tron L...

3D Fatigue? Avatar Producer Jon Landau Says This Is Only the Beginning

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.27.2011 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

If you're sick of high movie prices due to 3D movies, sorry, it's only going to get worse. During our Real Time Conversation on the What's Trending live show, Avatar producer Jon Landau said that 3D isn't over: It's just beginning.