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Despite the unpopularity of pirates in history, they certainly have taken over the fictional world multiple times. Perhaps the most famous imaginary work on pirates is the book Treasure Island, written in 1881 by Robert Louis Stevenson. Yet that is just one sample of the many beloved pirate stories.

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Peter Pan, 1953, Walt Disney

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Pirates of the Caribbean, starring Johnny Depp, is the most recent pirate hit.

Popular Pirate Movies
 
~Pirates of the Caribbean
~The Crimson Pirate
~Morgan the Pirate
~Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd
~Peter Pan
~Pirates of Penzance
~The Princess Bride
~Blackbeard the Pirate
~Treasure Island
~Treasure Planet
~Hook

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Blackbeard the Pirate, 1952

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From the Broadway version of Peter Pan starring Cathy Rigby

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Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island, 1881