13/18. The screenwriters who wrote Aladdin were the same screenwriters who wrote Pirates Of The Caribbean. After Aladdin’s production, not a single production company picked it up until 2001, when Disney wanted to make a film based on their Disneyland ride, “Pirates Of The Caribbean”, which had opened in 1967.
14/18. Keira Knightley was only 17 years old when they started shooting the first Pirates Of The Caribbean. Because she was a minor, her mother had to accompany her to all of the shooting locations.
15/18. If you pay attention throughout The Curse Of The Black Pearl, there is a scab on Jack Sparrow’s chin that gradually gets bigger and bigger. This was a prank he and his makeup artist had thought of together.
16/18. In Curse Of The Black Pearl, when The Black Pearl is sieging the town, the last cannon shot billows into a Mickey Mouse-shaped cloud as an homage to Disney.
17/18. The moment when Elizabeth kissed Jack Sparrow in Dead Man’s Chest was purposefully cut out of Orlando Bloom’s script so that the cameras could get a genuine, shocked reaction from him.
18/18. In Curse Of The Black Pearl, Johnny Depp improvised some of his last lines including the notorious, “bring me that horizon.”