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The daily podcast in which Scott and Heather analyze, scrutinize and plunder the Pirates of the Caribbean movies one blimey minute at a time.

The daily podcast in which Scott and Heather analyze, scrutinize and plunder the Pirates of the Caribbean movies one blimey minute at a time.
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The daily podcast in which Scott and Heather analyze, scrutinize and plunder the Pirates of the Caribbean movies one blimey minute at a time.

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Most Hated Doctor Ever (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 79)

5/25/2018
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The acting, the music, the melodrama and getting ejected from the movie is unforgiveable. Join us for minute 79 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we scrutinize this entire minute and wonder if anything went right. In this episode we discuss whether the choice of music worked, Johnny Depp’s acting choice, and the seemingly out of character dialogue, the theme of Captain Jack Sparrow’s possible love for Elizabeth Swann, Elizabeth’s reunion with Pintel and Ragetti, we ask the...

Duration:00:27:37

Pressganged Excuse (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 78)

5/23/2018
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When you’re caught in a lie it’s always wise to break out the old pressganged excuse. Join us for minute 78 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss Captain Jack Sparrow getting hit on by Elizabeth Swann the lad, Gibbs feels an pressing need to save all the rum, Jack’s over the top dialogue, sound mixer Lee Orloff, the dangerous floating dock set, we learn how tall ships arrived and left docks and piers with a bit of maritime history, get patriotic with Revolutionary War...

Duration:00:28:37

Rum, Pelicans, Lizards and Snakes (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 77)

5/21/2018
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Dinner is served and it’s fitting for a band of marooned mutinous crew on the infamous island of Dead Man’s Chest. Join us for minute 77 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss Wyvern’s incredible CG animation and detail, his likeness to the archaeological find the Tollund Man, his uncanny ability to rival Captain Jack Sparrow in circle talking, a comparison of Davy Jones and Wyvern, Hal Hickel’s animation team and Industrial Light and Magic, and the real origin of Robert...

Duration:00:25:07

Whip it, Whip it Good (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 76)

5/18/2018
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We’re all about the whips, chains and ball gags in this jolly good time aboard the Flying Dutchman. Join us for minute 76 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we debate whether or not Davy Jones is tragically enjoying the whipping of Will Turner by Bootstrap Bill, compare being in service of the Flying Dutchman and Davy Jones to the trickery of a sinister genie, identify the details of souls in servitude and eternally stuck on the Dutchman, outstanding set designs, examine the...

Duration:00:28:29

S&M Octopus (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 75)

5/16/2018
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Pirates of the Caribbean talk with a spackling of deep cut pop culture references get us started in this uncomfortable Will Turner whipping minute. Join us as we try to lighten the mood in minute 75 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest. Today we reference The Office, Spies Like Us, Glory, Seinfeld, Star Trek II The Wrath of Kahn, Sophie’s Choice, and Master and Commander while discussing Will Turner being whipped by his father, Bootstrap Bill’s dilemma to whip his son or let the...

Duration:00:28:34

Hot Dog Fingers (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 74)

5/14/2018
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Grab your beer and hot dog fingers because it’s time we tackle Will Turner’s emotional baggage. Join us as we loot minute 74 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest by kicking things off with a risqué recap of the previous minute, discuss Will Turner’s abandonment issues towards Bootstrap, review Bootstrap’s evolution from dad to pirate to crewman on the Flying Dutchman, explore crewman Palifico portrayed by Winston Ellis, describe the ornately detailed Flying Dutchman created by...

Duration:00:28:09

One Big Organ (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 73)

5/11/2018
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Grab your tentacles and take a seat as we have a little fun with Davy Jones’ pipe organ. Join us as we blunderbuss minute 73 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest while discussing the link between Davy Jones and the classic B monster movie The Giant Claw, examine Davy Jones’ pipe organ and the incredibly detailed set as described by Rick Heinrichs, the ominous pipe organ trope, the fascinating history of the pipe organ and the largest one ever built, the reunited Will and Bootstrap...

Duration:00:30:13

Warm Mud Hole (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 72)

5/9/2018
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Rum, swords, taverns and pigs! Just your average nightlife in Tortuga. Join us as we tackle minute 72 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest by discussing Elizabeth Swann saving James Norrington from a crowd of brawling pirates, creepy Mercer giving Elizabeth the evil eye, the link between Norrington and Joshamee Gibbs – just one chapter behind, get nostalgic for Johnny Cash, and we go behind the scenes of the 12 Daggers Tavern bar fight, stunt coordinator George Marshall Ruge, and...

Duration:00:27:51

Wench Fight (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 71)

5/7/2018
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It’s, it’s a barroom blitz…at the 12 Daggers Tavern as we jump into a full out brawl complete with those classic swinging from the chandelier, take a break for a drink, and let your former fiancé do the sword fighting for you clichés. Join us for minute 71 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we take a walk with Captain Jack Sparrow as he navigates an escape while avoiding conflict in Tortuga. We go over our favorite tongue in cheek moments from the fight, get illuminated with...

Duration:00:28:20

Temporarily Off Course

4/30/2018
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Scott and Heather announce the show is temporarily off course as they deal with minor family emergency. But fear not scalawags, the show will return to its normal Monday, Wednesday and Friday schedule next Monday, May 7, 2018. THANKS for listening and understanding. And don’t forget to keep the hornswaggling to a minimum.

Duration:00:01:40

Italian Coconuts (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 70)

4/26/2018
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It’s the riveting episode you’ve been waiting for as we discover the astonishing history of artificial plants…and we identify everyone’s favorite tropical fruit known as the Italian coconut. Join us for minute 70 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we revisit James Norrington’s wig, discuss the Norrington Gibbs role reversal, rank our favorite Pirates of the Caribbean storytellers, contemplate the plants in the 12 Daggers Tavern and wonder if they are artificial, potted, or...

Duration:00:32:04

Happy Wenches (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 69)

4/23/2018
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You know the local 18th century pirate cantina is the place to be when its ambience includes a potted plant – come one, come all, it’s time for grog. Join us for minute 69 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss the return of the disheveled Commodore James Norrington, former Commodore, the clearly frazzled and now Witch Hazel wig, a theory about Norrington’s comment that he is just one chapter behind Joshamee Gibbs, the potential meaning for Captain Jack Sparrow’s...

Duration:00:32:01

Playing with Your Compass (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 68)

4/20/2018
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Captain Sparrow went down to Tortuga, he was looking for a soul to steal, he was in a bind, cause he was way behind and he was willing to make a deal. So join us for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss minute 68 including the use of entrails to read the future, Elizabeth Swann manipulating the Edinburgh Trader crew to go to Tortuga, Tortuga behind the scenes and ride references, Captain Jack Sparrow playing with his compass, the Tortuga Pirate Band with composers James...

Duration:00:27:16

Ghostly Spoiled Climax (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 67)

4/18/2018
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We would have gotten away with it if it weren’t for those meddling pirates! And just as we neared our ghostly climax, Heather jumps in and spoils the list. Join us for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss this scene’s similarities to Scooby-Doo cartoons, a full torso, vaporous apparition that rattles the Edinburgh Trader’s crew, we plea for a bit of realism and some special effects strings, Captain Bellamy cinematography, Elizabeth Swann’s man problems, the role of...

Duration:00:24:42

He Slimed Me (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 66)

4/16/2018
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A riddle from the middle ages, the Jimmy leg, octopus slime, and blatant safety violations means the math simply doesn’t add up. Join us for minute 66 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we drop the latest Pirate Word of the Week and discuss lackluster CG Flying Dutchman crewmembers, disappearing black spots, pufferfish Koleniko and actor Clive Ashborn, crewman Jimmy Legs and actor Christopher Adamson, the possible reasons why the East India Company’s math doesn’t add up for...

Duration:00:31:42

Ball and Chain (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 65)

4/13/2018
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Grab your ball and chain because it’s time to jump into tragic love and cliché marriage jokes that continue to stand the test of time. Join us for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we discuss Captain Jack Sparrow’s negotiation with Davy Jones, his failed attempt to close the deal, his uncanny ability to procrastinate and cheat death, Andy Griffith references, marriage is worse than servitude aboard the Flying Dutchman, Heather’s love of Barnaby Jones, and Really Bad Eggs – the...

Duration:00:25:20

Eunuch Propaganda (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 64)

4/11/2018
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The bride auction may now be a legacy of the past, but that doesn’t mean we can’t start a new and just as prickly theme park ride vignette…the eunuch auction. Join us for minute 64 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we over extend our welcome with more eunuch jokes. In this episode we discuss Captain Jack Sparrow taking offense at comments made by Davy Jones about his reputation, Jack’s anger turning into mad negotiation skills, the movie franchise’s running Will Turner is a...

Duration:00:26:16

Last Tango in the Caribbean (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 63)

4/9/2018
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Turns out that midnight on the Caribbean is the perfect time and place for a date between friends – a boat ride, a William Shatner movie, and a little dancing. Join us for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we breakdown minute 63. In this episode we discuss the fate of Will Turner and the apparent loss of his free will while telling Davy Jones that he wants to settle Captain Jack Sparrow’s debt, watch Will impersonate a famous Star Trek actor, play a game of name that marine...

Duration:00:26:09

Captain Calamari (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 62)

4/6/2018
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Trust the Gorton’s Fisherman and Captain Calamari when you feel the need to smite a chaplain…Blasphemy with a bit of fun and excitement! Join us for minute 62 of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest as we martyr the movie and watch the helmsman sell his soul to Davy Jones. In this episode we discuss the rampant deaths in Disney animated films, biblical and mythological metaphors, the taboo act of killing a man of the cloth, explore the character of Ratlin and the actor behind the...

Duration:00:38:49

Jerkassery (Dead Man’s Chest Minute 61)

4/4/2018
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After one hour into the second installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, we finally meet the tragic Davy Jones. So, let’s all blow a little smoke in his face and give a hearty welcome to fish face. Join us for minute 61 of Dead Man’s Chest as we begin to plunder the characters of the Flying Dutchman with a breakdown of Maccus, take a look at the Scuttled Ship’s Chaplain and the good versus evil parallels, explore Greenbeard and his Magic Castle connection, and give Will Turner...

Duration:00:31:46

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