Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Synopsis
Capt. Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) must find a way to save his soul from ghostly pirate Davey Jones.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
It's too long, unnecessarily complicated and often silly, but Gore Verbinski's Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest is still the...
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Chicago Tribune

Two of the big action set-pieces easily outdo anything from the previous edition.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Lively is an odd word for something called Dead Man's Chest, but lively it is. You won't find hotter action, wilder thrills or loopier...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It does deliver a combustible combination of ingredients for a summer blockbuster: a cornucopia of action and dazzling effects, some...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Depp is the comic gel that holds the whole enterprise together. The performance is a total delight that somehow combines Bugs Bunny, Peter...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The cast is entertaining, though with an asterisk, and the special effects are often spectacular, though sometimes not.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A long, tedious and convoluted follow-up to 2003's rollicking high-seas hit, The Curse of the Black Pearl, this second installment in the...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
A noisy and lazy stopgap movie that goes absolutely nowhere and takes 2 1/2 hours to get there.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Yes indeed, Pirates 2.0 is a theme ride, if by ride you mean a hellish contraption into which a ticket holder is strapped, overstimulated...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
More than the usual bad or even numbingly horrible movie. It's an amalgam of many of the modern cinema's worst tendencies and modern...
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By lord-o-movies
way cooler than the first one...

Five Word Review

By critcallyme
johnny depp is hilariously funny...

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

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I Love This Movie!...

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By ggbull
this movie is good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

By Harold and Kumar 15
saw it at drive ins with kids and justin and wife hated it everybody else loves it. everybody at the drive was laughing at Depp....


By GuitarDiana
What a great movie! In this movie you get to see all of the characters evolve and you get to met new animated characters too. Despite the great use of animation all of it looks pretty real and flows...

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best movie ever

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best movie ever disagree ill kill u...

Great Family Show!

By woodstock_fedex
They really out did themselves on this sequel! A must see for anyone who enjoys action and comedy together....

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Rated PG-13 | For intense sequences of adventure violence, including frightening images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says An action-packed but too-long flick for kids 12+.
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