Picture from The Pirates - Band of Misfits
Overall B

They may be a band of misfits, but that isn't stopping the Pirate Captain (voice of Hugh Grant) for trying out for the "Pirate of the Year"award. Unfortunately, he's got some serious competition.

Violence C
Sexual Content B-
Profanity B+
Substance Use C+

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The Pirates - Band of Misfits

Although this film romanticizes pirates, what are the realities of life on the ocean? How do the pirates amuse themselves between raids? What would living conditions have been like?

How does The Pirate Captain let his pride determine his decisions? In what ways do youth and adults give in to peer pressure as well?

What does the Queen’s dinner plans on her boat say about the impact of British colonization? Learn more about the life and extinction of the Dodo bird.