The acting, the music, the melodrama and getting ejected from the movie is unforgiveable. Join us for minute 79 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we scrutinize this entire minute and wonder if anything went right. In this episode we discuss whether the choice of music worked, Johnny Depp’s acting choice, and […]

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When you’re caught in a lie it’s always wise to break out the old pressganged excuse. Join us for minute 78 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss Captain Jack Sparrow getting hit on by Elizabeth Swann the lad, Gibbs feels an pressing need to save all the rum, Jack’s over […]

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Rum, swords, taverns and pigs! Just your average nightlife in Tortuga. Join us as we tackle minute 72 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest by discussing Elizabeth Swann saving James Norrington from a crowd of brawling pirates, creepy Mercer giving Elizabeth the evil eye, the link between Norrington and Joshamee Gibbs – just […]

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It’s, it’s a barroom blitz…at the 12 Daggers Tavern as we jump into a full out brawl complete with those classic swinging from the chandelier, take a break for a drink, and let your former fiancé do the sword fighting for you clichés. Join us for minute 71 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s […]

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It’s the riveting episode you’ve been waiting for as we discover the astonishing history of artificial plants…and we identify everyone’s favorite tropical fruit known as the Italian coconut. Join us for minute 70 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we revisit James Norrington’s wig, discuss the Norrington Gibbs role reversal, rank our […]

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You know the local 18th century pirate cantina is the place to be when its ambience includes a potted plant – come one, come all, it’s time for grog. Join us for minute 69 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss the return of the disheveled Commodore James Norrington, former Commodore, […]

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Captain Sparrow went down to Tortuga, he was looking for a soul to steal, he was in a bind, cause he was way behind and he was willing to make a deal. So join us for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss minute 68 including the use of entrails to read […]

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Nothing says good radio like the always entertaining topics of sailing the Caribbean, pirate ships, tropical jungles, and did I mention cannibalism. Join us for minute 22 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss the term “long pork”, cannibalism in the Caribbean, Will Turner risking his life on the shrimping vessel […]

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Dammit Will, kiss the girl! In this third rate, conjugal visit romance of an episode it’s all about the tease and a dirty old man lingering in the shadows. Join us for minute 21 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss and analyze the hot and heavy, touching and rubbing Will […]

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It’s time for minute 62 of The Curse of the Black Pearl. In today’s episode, we meet Jack Sparrow’s motley crew of grizzled pirates, dig further into spotlight pirates Marty and Cotton, talk pirate parrot stereotypes, go behind the scenes with the blue and gold macaw animal actors, discuss Jack Sparrow and Joshamee Gibbs, and […]

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That’s right, we go deep on full moon symbolism in episode 55 of The Curse of the Black Pearl. Heather works to reign Scott in from crazy moon ramblings which are weaved throughout discussions on the audio and visual film transitions successfully implemented in this minute, a glutton-packed pirate ship meal, and we ask if […]

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With a couple of tankards full of rum, we sit down with Captain Jack Sparrow and Joshamee Gibbs in the Faithful Bride Tavern to discuss a matter of Will Turner leverage, the don’t look now conundrum, the two rules pirate toast, and give fake drinking the evil eye in minute 54 of The Curse of […]

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Breathe deep this ripe pirate smell of an episode as we bathe in minute 53 of The Curse of the Black Pearl. We contemplate creating a Facebook listeners’ group, discuss Will Turner’s use of a bucket to show contempt for pirates, sit down with Joshamee Gibbs and Captain Jack Sparrow in Tortuga’s Faithful Bride Tavern, […]

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On this episode of Pirates of the Caribbean Minute, we plunder minute 52 as the dirty, filthy bilge rats we are. We take a step back to expand on the Disneyland ride to address a listener comment regarding Jean Lafitte and the Blue Bayou, celebrate the return of the epitome of pirates and potentially down […]

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It’s time for minute 51 of The Curse of the Black Pearl. All that hard work of commandeering the HMS Interceptor has paid off as Captain Jack Sparrow and Will Turner reach the Isle of Tortuga. You’re in for a wild ride as we round out the week with a final salute to the 50th […]

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