Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.

All Releases

Domestic (46.7%)
$305,413,918
International (53.3%)
$348,850,097
Worldwide
$654,264,015
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Domestic Opening$46,630,690
Budget$140,000,000
Earliest Release DateJuly 9, 2003 (Domestic)
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 23 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticJul 9, 2003$46,630,690$305,413,918

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
United KingdomAug 8, 2003$6,040,183$47,801,332
GermanySep 2, 2003$44,650,393
SpainAug 14, 2003$27,158,123
FranceAug 13, 2003$22,139,594
ItalySep 2, 2003$19,028,837
NetherlandsAug 14, 2003$7,181,017
AustriaSep 2, 2003$5,323,779
Norway$522,450$4,492,069
GreeceSep 12, 2003$3,528,750
FinlandAug 29, 2003$2,092,881
PolandSep 5, 2003$351,140$1,640,275
South AfricaSep 19, 2003$1,575,272
TurkeyOct 31, 2003$364,646$1,420,275
Czech RepublicAug 28, 2003$176,482$1,166,187
HungarySep 18, 2003$494,939
EgyptJul 23, 2003$216,536
BulgariaSep 26, 2003$119,897

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
MexicoAug 1, 2003$10,985,286
ArgentinaJul 17, 2003$2,754,861
ChileJul 17, 2003$913,747

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
JapanAug 2, 2003$4,542,955$59,861,990
AustraliaSep 11, 2003$18,476,252
Russia/CISAug 20, 2003$9,060,000
New ZealandSep 11, 2003$2,773,373
Taiwan$297,511$1,827,556
Hong KongAug 21, 2003$1,260,924
IndiaSep 19, 2003$263,700$1,171,600

China

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
China$2,980,000