PG | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Yellowbeard, a pirate's pirate, is allowed to escape from prison to lead the authorities to his treasure. He finds that his wife neglected to tell him that he now has a son, 20, and shame ... See full summary »
John Cleese called this movie "One of the six worst films made in the history of the world."
The pirate Yellowbeard captured many other galleons, killing over five-hundred men in cold blood. He would tear the captains hearts out and swallow them whole. Often forcing his victims to eat their own lips, he was caught and imprisoned... for tax ...
When Dan embraces Yellowbeard and accidentally stabs him, the hilt of the dagger changes between shots.
Toward the end of the credits there is a dedication to Marty Feldman (who died during the filming) that simply states "For Marty"
$1,564,155 (USA) (26 June 1983)
$4,300,000 (USA) (10 July 1983)
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