Setting sail 14 years ago with 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl', the first four films in Disney’s 'Pirates' series earned nearly $3.7 billion worldwide. The fifth installment in the franchise, 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales', opened at No. 1 at the U.S box office and has so far grossed over $500 million worldwide.
According to Variety, 'Dead Men Tell No Tales' raked in $386.6 million from the overseas box office, and combined with the $114.6 million it made domestically, the film’s global total stands at $501.2 million. In China, the film has already made $142.6 million. The film has also made $30.6 million in Russia, $17.9 million in Korea, $16.7 million in the U.K. and $15.2 million in France.
In Pirates of the Caribbean 5, Johnny Depp returns to play Jack Sparrow, the role that earned him an Oscar nomination with the franchise’s first instalment. Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg co-directed the movie that also stars Javier Bardem. Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley both returned to the franchise after missing the fourth instalment.
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