In 1674, "reformed" pirate Sir Henry Morgan is a high official in Jamaica, but Edward Maynard hopes to win a large reward by proving Morgan still dabbles in piracy. Maynard goes undercover as ship's surgeon with a Morgan henchman...who's been supplanted by notorious Blackbeard himself. Also on the ship is Edwina Mansfield, seemingly a damsel in distress, to whom there's much more than meets the eye.
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The thunder of their plundering shook the earth, the seas, the sky!
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Ben, I believe I'm going to catch me a rat!
Why, you hungry?
[motions to the rope Blackbeard is holding, which goes over the side of the ship
. Oh, you're goin' fishing for him, aye?
NO, I ain't goin' fishin' for him, aye!
Opening credits prologue: "The meeker the man, the more pirate he, Snug in his armchair, far from the sea, And reason commends his position: He has all of the fun and none of the woes, Masters the ladies and scuttles his foes, And cheats both the noose and perdition!"
"THE ARMCHAIR PIRATE" -Anon.- See more
Traditional sea shanty
Sung by pirate crew See more