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The pirates! : band of misfits. Cover Image DVD DVD

The pirates! : band of misfits.

Grant, Hugh, (actor.). Freeman, Martin, 1971- (actor.). Staunton, Imelda, 1956- (actor.). Tennant, David, 1971- (actor.). Piven, Jeremy, (actor.). Hayek, Salma, 1966- (actor.). Henry, Lenny, (actor.). Blessed, Brian, (actor.). Yelchin, Anton, (actor.). Gleeson, Brendan, (actor.). Jensen, Ashley, (actor.). Roker, Al, 1954- (actor.). Cooper, Mike, (actor.). Schneider, David, 1963- (actor.). Defoe, Gideon. Pirates! in an adventure with scientists. (Added Author).


After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot,' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher and publishing date may vary.
Based upon the book "The pirates! in an adventure with scientists" by Gideon Defoe.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: Commentary with director Peter Lord, co-director Jeff Newitt and editor Justin Krish; "So you want to be a pirate!" short film; Mr. Bobo's flash card challenge; Printable activity pages.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild action, rude humor and some language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English, Spanish or French dialogue with optional subtitles in English, English SDH, French, or Spanish; Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.
Subject: Pirates > Juvenile films.
Awards > Juvenile films.
Parrots > Juvenile films.
Genre: Feature films.
Animated films.
Comedy films.
Children's films.
Fiction films.
Action and adventure films.

Available copies

  • 25 of 26 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Jefferson County.


  • 1 current hold with 26 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Library-Arnold JDVD PIRATES (Text) 30000023666583 Juvenile Videos Available -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest JDVD PIRATES (Text) 30200123123994 Juvenile Videos Available -
Jefferson County Library-Windsor JDVD PIRATES (Text) 30000023642816 Juvenile Videos Available -

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