On Disc

at Amazon

In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2006  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life no one knows the secrets of his death. But all is about to change. In 1922 Cairo, ... See full summary »

Director: Russell Mulcahy
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Jonathan Hyde, Leonor Varela
C.H.U.D. (1984)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A bizarre series of murders in New York City seems to point toward the existence of a race of mutant cannibals living under the streets.

Director: Douglas Cheek
Stars: John Heard, Daniel Stern, Christopher Curry
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

When the moon is full, a friendly wolf turns into a savage, bloodthirsty man and goes on a killing spree in a starlet's Hollywood mansion.

Director: B. Scott O'Malley
Stars: Derek Hughes, Tara Price, Christa Campbell
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The true story of Alexander Pearce, Australia's most notorious convict. In 1822, Pearce and seven fellow convicts escaped from Macquarie Harbour, a place of ultra banishment and punishment,... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan auf der Heide
Stars: Oscar Redding, Arthur Angel, Paul Ashcroft
The Duel I (2016)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Texas Ranger investigates a series of unexplained deaths in a town called Helena.

Director: Kieran Darcy-Smith
Stars: Liam Hemsworth, Alice Braga, Woody Harrelson
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Librarian-turned-adventurer Flynn Carsen endeavors to find King Solomon's mines.

Director: Jonathan Frakes
Stars: Noah Wyle, Gabrielle Anwar, Bob Newhart
Braille (2009)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Nick, once a thief who is now blind, enlists the services of three young thieves Renny, Zero and Dave to help him retrieve a precious diamond, and finish the job that he started fifteen years ago.

Director: Matthew Chuang
Stars: Nicky Wright, Renny Holder, Zero Murray
Born & Raised (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

This intelligently crafted, seven-time award winning festival favorite, tells the story of a young man, in a small seaside town, who learns a thing or two about love, luck and life from his... See full summary »

Director: Joshua Dragge
Stars: Nick Loritsch, Jackson Pyle, Sandra Staggs
Evilution (2008)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.

Director: Chris Conlee
Stars: Eric Peter-Kaiser, Tim Colceri, Sandra Eloani
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Independent writer-director Leigh Slawner helms this chilling dramatization of the findings laid out in the best-selling 9/11 Commission Report, a document that sought to analyze the ... See full summary »

Director: Leigh Scott
Stars: Rhett Giles, Marat Glazer, Griff Furst
Blackbeard: Terror at Sea (TV Movie 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Directors: Richard Dale, Tilman Remme
Stars: James Purefoy, Tyler Butterworth, Mark Noble
Adventure | Drama

A story that looks into the fabled life of Edward Teach, aka "Blackbeard," the 18th century pirate.

Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Blackbeard (3 episodes, 2006)
Mark Umbers ...
 Lt. Robert Maynard (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Governor Charles Eden (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Charlotte Ormand (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Cpt. Benjamin Hornigold (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Sally Dunbar (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Israel Hands (3 episodes, 2006)
Danny Midwinter ...
 Elias Ransom (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Dr. Peter Bruce (3 episodes, 2006)
Jasper Britton ...
 William Howard (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Joseph Prescott (3 episodes, 2006)
Robert Willox ...
 Snake Leavitt (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Thatch (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Enoch Sanborn (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Moses Hobbs (3 episodes, 2006)
Christopher Clyde-Green ...
 Caesar (3 episodes, 2006)
Dom Hetrakul ...
 Seng (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Tobias Knight (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Calico Billy (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Lt. Jack Spector (3 episodes, 2006)
Wendy Mae Brown ...
 Lulu (3 episodes, 2006)
Paul Brightwell ...
 Cpt. Ellis Brand (3 episodes, 2006)
Andrew Smith ...
 Benjamin Dow (3 episodes, 2006)
Stuart Lounton ...
 Cordingly (3 episodes, 2006)
Ken Forge ...
 Phillips (3 episodes, 2006)
Marion Valtas ...
 Maddy (3 episodes, 2006)
Greg Jorgensen ...
 Panhandler (3 episodes, 2006)
Jonathan Samson ...
 Woodward (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Silas Bridges (3 episodes, 2006)
James Moody ...
 Two-Face Askin (3 episodes, 2006)
David Ismalone ...
 Cpt. Jean D'Ocier (3 episodes, 2006)
Jake Anthony ...
 Minister (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Admiral Joseph Pennington (3 episodes, 2006)
Greg Stefaniuk ...
 Merchant Captain (3 episodes, 2006)
Shaun Delaney ...
 John Noble (3 episodes, 2006)
James David McClurg ...
 Shiny - The Pirate (3 episodes, 2006)
Keith Lounton ...
 Carlton (3 episodes, 2006)
Johann Bento ...
 French First Mate (3 episodes, 2006)
Thomas Kollon ...
 Big John (3 episodes, 2006)
Emma Passos ...
 Mother (3 episodes, 2006)
Love Nystrom ...
 Cpt. William Kidd (3 episodes, 2006)
...
 Robber #1 (3 episodes, 2006)
Edit

Storyline

In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation has become legend. Now, for the first time, comes the true story of pirate Edward Teach, the man who terrorized the seas. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Pirate, rogue... adventurer.


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 June 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Barba Negra  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD) | (2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The town of New Providence is in the Bahamas Islands. See more »

Goofs

During the opening credits, a map of the British Isles appears on screen. The sparsely labeled map lists only a handful of major cities and locations. One prominent label lists Wales, but is placed over southwest England (Cornwall and Devonshire). The actual location of Wales is unlabeled. See more »

Quotes

Blackbeard: [to Lt. Maynard who's just been flogged] The sting will go away in a few days. The scabs will take a few weeks.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Raging Mad Sea Dog or Fawning Puppy (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Avoid
3 September 2006 | by (bristol United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Living in Bristol where Blackbeard lived and drank in a pub that still stands today, I thought I would give this a try. I was left disappointed, at what potentially could of been very good. The acting is poor to say the least, and the story line was never something that had you gripped from the start. The story trickled along at a pace that never threatened to speed up, which left me Un-exited throughout.

Although I don't know too many of the historical facts about Blackbeard, I was always led to believe Blackbeard to be the most feared pirate in his day. I never got that impression during the film,which again left me disappointed. If you're going to make a film about Blackbeard, at least give him an edge, make us dislike him. Although I can't say i'm an expert on dental hygiene from the 1700's, I was amazed at how many pirates had white teeth, just something else that didn't make it feel like a true pirate film.


18 of 30 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I am Blackbeard's Double! william-156
research cptmako
james hornigold? cat5436
Silly movie willowfox
Pirate accent in this? obin_gam
The Last Line linbru11
Discuss Blackbeard (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?