Well, no surprise here, but I am back on the same Pirates of the Caribbean research excavation that I just can’t seem to quit. –sue me, I’m a nerd. It’s been over a year since Dead Men Tell No Tales was released, but recently, pirate lore and historical details have proven a necessary re-entry into my life because of … More I Found the Original Pirates 5 Script and…Wow.
Yes, it’s another Pirates post. Yes, I’m sorry, but only somewhat. Please bear with me for another month, then I SWEAR I’ll shut up. We’re a little over a month out from the movie I have been waiting four years for; the fifth (and with any luck, final) Pirates of the Caribbean film, Dead Men Tell No … More I Might Have a Theory About Who Carina Smyth Is…
Post originally appeared on Chapman Club 55’s Blog. Hello. My name is Jessica Johnson. And within maybe an hour, MAYBE an hour of meeting me, you’ll always discover that I am a psychopath: my nerdom for the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, franchise, even nautical history is…a lot. A lot to even handle, sometimes. It’s a … More Reading Too Much Into Trailers #3: Pirates of the Caribbean; Dead Men Tell No Tales
I cry. A lot. Something sad? Tears. Something touching? Tears. Something scary? Tears. Something even remotely pretty or poignant? All the tears. Because of this, I’m starting a new blog series I like to call, “All the Times I Wept,” where I break down all of the times I lost my mind during a movie … More All the Times I Wept #1: Cinderella (2015)
Well, that’s a wrap on a pretty insane year all told. I want to look back at 2016, warts and all, the good and the bad. I’m gonna do so in the only way I know how: through a movie reference. My favorite film of 2016 was undoubtedly La La Land (Chazelle, 2016), and my favorite song from … More Another Day of Sun: A Tribute to 2016
UPDATE: So weirdest thing ever, Nerdist News and I published the SAME THEORY at relatively the same time, so it might be canon, folks! Nerdist is never wrong! Wow, sorry…I just still can’t believe my theory was so on point! Read on, mes amis! ORIGINAL POST: So a little over a month ago, the first teaser trailer for Pirates of … More Reading Too Much Into Trailers #2; Beauty and the Beast (2017) Edition
I had a very clear idea of what my Sunday was going to be like upon awakening. Little did I know that it would soon become solely about fangirling over what else, Pirates of the Caribbean. The original plan was to finish watching the 1960 version of The Magnificent Seven, go shopping, do some busy work, then head … More Pre-Pirates Teaser Drop: A Fan Freaks Out Part 1