The first three films in the Pirates
franchise were marketed as a trilogy, but of course Disney couldn’t just let the now-iconic character of Captain Jack Sparrow die, so here we are four years after At World’s End
with the fourth installment, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
, which promises to be the start of a new trilogy, or at least Disney hopes that’s the case. However, this isn’t the same old Pirates
film with an overly complicated plot and a run time that would make even the most seasoned of moviegoers antsy; with Gore Verbinski out, director Rob Marshall breathes new life into the franchise with a streamlined story that’...