The contest is finally over! A lot of you did a wonderful job. Winners: be on the lookout for an email within a day or two.
Rather than re-edit the contest page, I thought I’d submit the questions and answers here. Someone might be sifting through the archives one day, and might enjoy some POTC trivia.
Q1. What movie prop from Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl can be seen in the attraction at Disneyland®, California?
A: The Aztec treasure chest! You can find it at the very end of the treasure grotto.
Q2. What movie prop from the Haunted Mansion film can be seen in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” attraction at Disneyland®, California?
A: In the treasure room, Jack Sparrow sits in a tall chair from the dinning scene of the Haunted Mansion movie.
Q3. Memorable for serving tuna sandwiches, Captain Hook’s pirate ship made port in Disneyland’s® Fantasyland. What company sponsored the restaurant until 1969?
A: Chicken of the Sea.
Q4. In the film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, what item did Jack Sparrow lose to Barbossa?
A: Barbossa cut off Jack’s piece of eight, which was needed to release Calipso.
Q5. In the film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, what new item did Jack Sparrow hang from his belt?
A: As Jack tries to give a couple of gals a tour of the Black Pearl, you can see that he now carries his mother . . . in the form of her shrunken head.
Q6. Disneyland®, California: Before becoming the popular flume ride attraction that we know and love today, what was the original Pirates of the Caribbean supposed to be?
A: It was originally going to be a walk-through wax museum.
Q7. How many different film characters were added to the classic Pirates of the Caribbean attraction at the Disney theme parks?
A: Three: Jack Sparrow, Hector Barbossa, and Davey Jones.
Q8. Disneyland®, California: The original grotto scene in the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction originally featured REAL skeletal remains. True or False?
A: True! But, they were later replaced with fake ones.
Q9. Who is Jack Sparrow’s father?
A: Captain Teague, keeper of the pirate code.
Q10. In Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, what item is Lord Cutler Beckett after?
A: Jack’s compass. He needed it to find the chest of Davey Jones