10 Pirates More Frightening Than Anyone in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides arrives on DVD and Blu-Ray today (read our Blu-ray review), offering you the chance to bring Johnny Depp's quirky pirate Jack Sparrow into your home for yet another adventure. And while Sparrow and some of his sea-faring associates might seem like they'd be tolerable house guests, when it comes to real-life pirates, you might want to think twice before opening your door.
Sure, Hector Barbossa and Davy Jones were scary characters, but when it comes to pirates, history's real-life plunderers were often far more terrifying than anything Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has delivered.
Don't believe me? Here are 10 pirates whose real-life adventures were more frightening than anything you'll see in Disney's blockbuster franchise.