Yellowbeard (1983)

This colorful spoof of pirate movies had all the makings of a classic farce and yet sank straight to Davy Jones' locker at the box-office, for despite it's all-star international cast of famous comedians, and despite the fact that… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 24, 1983
DVD Release Date: June 27, 2006
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Christopher Null

no laugh track to save us from dud after dud.

Kevin A. Ranson

More good than bad, worth owning.

James Plath

The humor is as spotty as the pirates are ratty.

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Aj V
When you overload a film with talent, it generally falls flat, and that is exactly what this movie does. It's not bad, but it's just not funny. All… More
Dean McKenna
Poor pirate spoof film with comic talents including The Monty Python and Cheech & Chong.
Phil Hubbs
Pretty lame film with a sterling cast of legends most of which are sadly no longer with us, you could look at this as another 'Monty Python' type film… More
Byron Brubaker
Mix Cheech and Chong with Monty Python regulars Chapman, Idle, and Cleese along with Mel Brooks collaborators Boyle, Feldman, Kahn, and Mars in this all-star… More
James Alvarez
Take actors from Mel Brooks, Monty Python, and Cheech & Chong movies and you get this slightly funny mess. John Cleese who was actually in the movie said it… More
Marcus Woolcott