In 2009 the US cargo ship MV Maersk Alabama was boarded and hijacked by Somali pirates, and this is the true story of Captain Phillips, his crew, and their struggle for survival. It is directed by Bourne veteran Paul Greengrass, and stars Hollywood’s favorite Every-Man, Tom Hanks. Forget your fun-loving Caribbean pirates, this is a taut thriller, with two stunning performances at the core.
High seas adventures may be your thing, and Star Warp Concepts has a new digital comic out now that could be right up your alley.
If you can’t get enough pirate television shows, Starz will present a sneak peek screening of Black Sails at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.
Diamond Select Toys is releasing the Minimates Vehicles Series 3 in stores this week, and if you are a pirate fan, these ships should bring some added enjoyment to your toy display… or play… or both.
The second trailer for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides has arrived, and Disney sent it our way to share with you.
If you are in the movie theater this weekend, you might see Jack Sparrow looking down at you, as a huge new banner for Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides begins to appear.
Been a few days since we’ve had an Art Appreciation Moment of the Day, so let’s make up for it with a sexy pirate girl from Dominic Marco.
Having taken revenge for the death of a friend, Edward Tech has set himself firmly on the path to becoming the legend known as Blackbeard. But will he make it out of merry old Boston alive? Just maybe, with the help a mysterious strangerâ€¦
With a story by filmmakers Gregg Hale (The Blair Witch Project) and Eduardo Sanchez (The Blair Witch, Altered), and written by comics writer Robert Place Napton (The Dark Wraith of Shannara) and screenwriter Jamie Nash (Altered), Dynamite Entertainment releases the first issue of the story of Blackbeard, one of the most dread pirates of his day.
Coming your way April 1st from Image Comics – VIKINGS!
Do a sense a new meme coming down the pipe?Â Pirates, Ninjas, or Vikings?
Former Philadelphia 76ers President Pat Croce knows a lot about pirates and their history. He founded the Pirate Soul Museum in 2005, and now he is teaming with Zenescope Entertainment to bring No Quarter pirate comic to print.
NO QUARTER is a â€œhardcore and gritty pirate series unlike anything seen before.â€ says Zenescope VP Ralph Tedesco.Â The story follows Charlie Drake, a young man who finds that his bloodline is anything but ordinary then sets out to find a new life and in the process becomes a legend.
Zenescope has announced a preview issue of No Quarter will be available at the New York Comic Con on February 6, 2009, with the 12-issue mini-series release in May 2009.
STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS gives audiences a different look at Separatist leader Count Dooku, and also introduces a new set of villains in â€œDooku Captured,â€ an all-new episode of the hit animated series directed by Jesse Yeh, premiering at 9 p.m. ET/PT Friday, Jan. 2, on Cartoon Network.
The episode finds Anakin and Obi-Wan attempting to capture Dooku, only to discover the Sith Lord has already been kidnapped by intergalactic pirates.