Knowledge Identifier: $Pirates_of_the_Caribbean_(film_series)
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 2002.
Countries: United States (35%), Australia (25%), United Kingdom (20%)
Linked to: Walt Disney Pictures, East India Company, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Motion Picture Association of America
"Dead Man's Chest" was the most successful film of 2006 both in North America and worldwide, and "At World's End" led the worldwide grosses in 2007, though being only fourth in North America
On January 14, 2011, it was confirmed that Terry Rossio would write the screenplay for the fifth installment, without his co-writer Ted Elliott, the second Jerry Bruckheimer-produced film to do so after "Déjà Vu"
In an interview, Kevin McNally stated that a fall 2012 production start was possible
Production began in Australia on February 17th, 2015
However, on March 4, 2017, director Joachim Rønning stated that "Dead Men" was only the beginning of the final adventure, implying that it would not be the last film of the franchise
In October 2018, it was reported that Disney is planning on restarting the franchise with Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick writing the script and Jerry Bruckheimer returning as producer