director: Gore Verbinski
title: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
main cast: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom
remaining cast: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Jack Davenport, Jonathan Pryce, Lee Arenberg, Mackenzie Crook, "Damian OHare", Giles New, Angus Barnett, David Bailie, Michael Berry Jr., Isaac C. Singleton Jr., Kevin McNally
plot summary: Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.
company: Buena Vista Pictures
company: Buena Vista Home Entertainment
company: Walt Disney Pictures