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 of shame, an intellectual. The British Navy, Yellowbeard, his son, and members of Yellowbeard's old crew all go after the treasure. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A Shipload of Laughs.
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Did You Know?
Yellowbeard is based on and is a parody of the infamous, murderous real-life pirate Edward "Blackbeard" Teach. Blackbeard wove hemp into his hair, and lit it to frighten his prey, as Yellowbeard does in the film. Also, Teach was known for murdering the target ships' crew in horrific ways if the ship resisted in any way. See more
When Dan embraces Yellowbeard and accidentally stabs him, the hilt of the dagger changes between shots. See more
You are a Yellowbeard!
Killin' your father as I killed my father before me.
Dad, the blood...
That's what I like to hear! You are my son!
Toward the end of the credits there is a dedication to Marty Feldman (who died during the filming) that simply states "For Marty" See more