Questions tagged [pirates-of-the-caribbean]

Use this tag for all questions about "Pirates of the Carribean", be it about the individual films, or the franchise as a whole. Use with appropriate title tags in the former case, such as [curse-of-the-black-pearl], [dead-mans-chest], [at-worlds-end], [on-stranger-tides], and [dead-men-tell-no-tales] (or [salazars-revenge]).

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Where did Jack get his compass from?

In the earlier films it is said that Jack bartered for the compass from Tia Dalma. However, in the newest film during Salazar's flashback it shows that the captain of his ship is wounded and hands the ...
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Did Will neglect his duty of ferrying the dead?

In Dead Men Tell No Tales / (also titled Salazar's Revenge in some countries), Will is shown to be covered in sea shells and was said to be But from At World's End we're made to believe that it ...
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Why was the Black Pearl so special?

In the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, the Black Pearl was able to easily beat the speed and firepower of the HMS Interceptor, which was the fastest warship in the ...
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Is the post credits scene of At World's End canon?

Inspired by my other question: Did Will neglect his duty of ferrying the dead? As the other question says, Will is But the post-credits scene says Will did return 10 years later to Elizabeth and ...
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How was Hector Barbossa resurrected?

At the end of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, we see Barbossa reincarnated. Is there any in-movie explanations of how that was possible, since he was shot cleanly through the chest at the ...
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Why does the cursed crew need the blood of Turner in order to lift the curse?

In Pirates of Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, why does the cursed crew need the blood of a Turner in order to lift the curse?
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Why didn't they need Jack's blood also?

Addition to this question, since Jack is also stole one of the pieces of the treasure, why didn't they need the blood of Jack to lift to curse ?