Movies like Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

If you like "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" you are looking for exciting, humorous and colourful movies about / with adventure, ship, pirate, curses spells and rituals, treasure, pirate ship and treasure hunt themes of Action, Adventure and Fantasy genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
 8.0
 977K
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, humorous, colourful, biting, entertaining, wild, witty, semi serious, funny, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, date night, kids
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, curses spells and rituals, treasure, pirate ship, treasure hunt, gold, captain, ocean or sea, ghost, boat, british empire, desert island, supernatural, tombs and skeletons, alcoholic, marriage proposal, theft, love story, immortality, greed, young woman, exotic island, treasure chest ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica

Most similar movies to Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, semi serious and stylized films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, mentor, catastrophe, fantasy world and dialogue mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl: Cutthroat Island (1995), The Mummy (1999), Black Sails (2014), Fool's Gold (2008), The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, surprise ending, surreal ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, supernatural, ship, adventure, journey, ocean or sea, afterlife, danger, friendship, curses spells and rituals, immortality, friends ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, cliffhanger ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: pirate, ship, adventure, legendary, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, captain, treasure, freedom, chases and races, tombs and skeletons, swashbuckler ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: ship, pirate, chase, mermaid, captain, swashbuckler, immortality, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, battle, ancient mystery ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, england, spain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: sea battle, ship, swashbuckler, monkey, ghost, sea, pirate, artifact, trident, naval officer, good versus evil, jungle ...
Place: caribbean, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Cutthroat Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover the three portions of a treasure map. Unfortunately, the final portion is held by her murderous uncle, Dawg. Her crew is skeptical of her leadership abilities, so she must complete ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, rivalry, ship, map, danger, ocean or sea, battles, daring rescue, escapades, island ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 370K
The Mummy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for ...
Style: scary, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: mummy, treasure hunt, archaeology, adventure, adventurer, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, archaeologist, pyramid, supernatural, ancient, tomb ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, cairo egypt, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.2
 84K
Black Sails (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The pirate adventures of Captain Flint and his men twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic “Treasure Island.” Flint, the most brilliant and most feared pirate captain of his day, takes on a fast-talking young addition to his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: pirate, island, treasure hunt, gold, killings, adventure, captain, seduction, treasure, pirate ship, swashbuckler, mistrust ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 69K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, ocean or sea, adventure, adventurer, rivalry, yacht, escapades, obsessive quest, scuba diving, treasure, sunken treasure, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, florida, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile Sinbad meets the Vizier who has another part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cyclops, pirate, good versus evil, island, adventurer, treasure hunt, map, adventure, tattoo, sailor, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 1K
Swashbuckler (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Plot: pirate, tyrant, daring rescue, gays and lesbians, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, against the odds, buddies, folk hero, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 18th century
Place: jamaica, caribbean, dungeon, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, artifact, archaeology, tombs and skeletons, good versus evil, adventurer, adventure, danger, child driving car, mythology, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: india, mine, shanghai china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, creature, good versus evil, warrior, magical, sword and sorcery, heroes, magic, adventure, dragon, heroic mission, monster ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, time travel, rivalry, betrayal, fall in love, heir heiress, heroes, love and romance, prince, destiny, on the run, princess ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, asia, egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, treasure, ship, treasure map, mutiny, adventure, escapades, young heroes, family, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: israel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, tense, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: greek mythology, ship, adventure, skeleton, monster, supernatural, imaginary, treasure hunt, rescue, adventurer, race against time, prophecy ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mysterious Island (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Thailand, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: During the Civil War five survivors escape from a prison camp in Richmond, Virginia by hot air balloon and find themselves on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from any kind of known civilization, the island is inhabited with carnivorous ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense
Plot: island, prison, pirate, survival, adventure, stranded, dangerous animal, escapades, rescue, adventurer, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 1860s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 211K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cowboy, survivor, horse, native american, texas ranger, escape, lawyer, adventure, vengeance, danger, fighting crime, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 97K
Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, epic, stylized, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, mythology, adventure, rescue, ancient egypt, danger, immortality, afterlife, legends and myths, save the day, desert, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, treasure, chase, artifact, psychic, russian, whip, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, mexico, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 67K
Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, witch, magic, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, chosen one ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, warrior, adventure, imaginary, friendship, battles, save the world, sword and sorcery, ancient, magical, destiny ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: magic, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, dragon, adventure, palaces castles and temples, danger, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 232K
Van Helsing (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Romania
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein's monster ...
Style: gothic, exciting, scary, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, good versus evil, vampire hunter, human versus monster, adventure, immortality, dracula, heroes, deadly creature ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: transylvania, europe, rome italy, romania, budapest hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When trucker, Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: truck driver, kidnapping, good versus evil, martial arts, magic, rescue, race against time, adventure, danger, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, prophecy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, treasure, archaeology, heroic mission, fantasy world, good versus evil, adventure, solar eclipse, archaeologist, female protagonist, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, siberia, cambodia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 87K
DragonHeart (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In an ancient time when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, a knight named Bowen comes face to face and heart to heart with the last dragon on Earth, Draco. Taking up arms to suppress a tyrant king, Bowen soon realizes his task will be ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, entertaining, scenic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, knight, immortality, friendship, good versus evil, betrayal, battle, adventure, magic, heroes, society, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, epic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, queen, adventure, witch, immortality, magic, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, princess, dark fantasy, deception, snow white ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies ...
Style: gothic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, adventure, immortality, wizards and magicians, lone hero, dark hero, imaginary, apocalypse, reluctant partners, fantasy world, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, missing person, treasure hunt, adventure, ship, family, survival, rescue, heroic mission, danger, race against time, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, 1850s, 19th century
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, destiny, chosen one, heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, imaginary, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%