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Yellowbeard (1983)

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 ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Yellowbeard
... Moon
... El Segundo (as Richard 'Cheech' Marin)
... El Nebuloso
... Lord Lambourn
... Gilbert
... Dan
... Dr. Gilpin
... Commander Clement
... Betty
... Captain Hughes
... Blind Pew
... Mr. Crisp and Verdugo
... Flunkie
... Triola
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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 <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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The greatest comedy cast ever assembled for a movie! Everyone who's ever been funny!!! [Australia Theatrical] See more »


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24 June 1983 (USA)  »

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As Loucas Aventuras de Barba Amarela, o Pirata  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,564,155, 26 June 1983, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$4,300,000, 10 July 1983
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

David Bowie: Uncredited, as "The Shark". See more »

Goofs

When Dan embraces Yellowbeard and accidentally stabs him, the hilt of the dagger changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Yellowbeard: She couldn't be your mother. No woman ever slept with me and lived.
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Crazy Credits

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 »

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Yellow beard is worth a look.
26 February 2006 | by See all my reviews

I watched this as a kid and it made an impression on me. So much so that I just had to watch it again last week. I was not as disappointed as I was with other movie repeats from my childhood(Popeye comes to mind). Sure things were a bit sketchy and straight up silly at times but it was a fun movie. And of course if you are a Cheech and Chong fan they have a small part too.It ranks up there in the top of my favorite swashbuckling pirate flicks (behind Pirates of the Caribbean) I think it is a classic. "Stagger, Stagger, Crawl,Crawl" will be forever ingrained in the movie quote cache of my brain!(right up there with "Charlie don't surf!")


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