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FILM SYNOPSIS

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2D The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists

88 mins (excl Trailers, Advertisements)

Directed by:
Peter Lord; Jeff Newitt
Starring:
Hugh Grant (voice); Martin Freeman (voice); Brendan Gleeson (voice); Russell Tovey (voice); Ashley Jensen (voice)
Distributor:
Sony Pictures
Release Date:
30/03/2012
Advance shows from:
28/03/2012
Country:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Genre:
Adventure; Animation; Family;

BBFC Consumer Advice:Contains very mild language, violence, threat and innuendo.

BBFCinsight

In The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists, Hugh Grant stars in his first animated role as the luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain – a boundlessly enthusiastic, if somewhat less-than-successful, terror of the High Seas. With a rag-tag crew at his side (Martin Freeman, Brendan Gleeson, Russell Tovey, and Ashley Jensen), and seemingly blind to the impossible odds stacked against him, the Captain has one dream: to beat his bitter rivals Black Bellamy (Jeremy Piven) and Cutlass Liz (Salma Hayek) to the much coveted Pirate Of The Year Award. It's a quest that takes our heroes from the shores of exotic Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London. Along the way they do battle with the pirate-hating Queen Victoria (Imelda Staunton) and team up with a young Charles Darwin (David Tennant), but never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: adventure!