Location: Irvine, CA USA
Anniversary: Sept. 27
Birthday: July 10
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Currently listening to: The White Stripes - Icky Thump, Kasabian - Empire, Fiona Apple - Extraordinary Machine, Clutch - From Beale Street To Oblivion, The Arcade Fire - Neon Bible, Amy Winehouse - Back To Black
Currently reading: Robert Jordan - _The Fires of Heaven_ (Somebody stop me!)
Currently playing: Age Of Empires 3
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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black P&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Johnny Depp
Pirates of the Caribbean simply exceeded every expectation I had. As a fan of pirate history and stories, I knew I would go see the movie. However, I'm not a fan of marketing tie-ins, and figured that a movie based on a Disney ride would lack in all aspects other than Pirate Ships Shooting Cannons.
Instead, I (and all viewers) were treated to a rollicking, humorous, and unapologetically fun film. Johnny Depp is the rock around which this movie is crafted. His captain Jack Sparrow is a loony buccaneer down on his luck, looking to steal a ship and go after his former crew. Meanwhile, blacksmith's apprentice Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) crafts swords, practices with them, and burns… Read more