'Pirates' Any Good? Ask a Ninja, If You Dare Lore has it that a feud exists between pirates and ninjas. So when the new Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest opened Thursday night, we sent The Ninja of AskANinja.com to review the film. Not surprisingly, he didn't like it.
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'Pirates' Any Good? Ask a Ninja, If You Dare

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'Pirates' Any Good? Ask a Ninja, If You Dare

'Pirates' Any Good? Ask a Ninja, If You Dare

'Pirates' Any Good? Ask a Ninja, If You Dare

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What happens when a ninja takes on a pirate? Askaninja.com/Disney hide caption

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Lore has it that a feud exists between pirates and ninjas.

So when the new Johnny Depp film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest opened Thursday night, we gave our regular film critic a break and sent The Ninja of AskANinja.com to review the film.

Not surprisingly, he didn't like it one bit.

Pirates 101: Fact and Fiction on the High Seas

Hollywood has churned out more than 70 films about pirates. Films like Captain Blood gave audiences Errol Flynn as dashing, clean-cut pirates, who rescued damsels in distress and vanquished hammy villains in spectacular swordfights. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Hollywood has churned out more than 70 films about pirates. Films like Captain Blood gave audiences Errol Flynn as dashing, clean-cut pirates, who rescued damsels in distress and vanquished hammy villains in spectacular swordfights.

Hulton Archive/Getty Images