History Film / Yellowbeard

20th Jul '16 3:26:36 AM Arivne
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* TapOnTheHead: While Dan, Lord Lambourn and Dr. Gilpin are in Portsmouth, three members of a press gang knock them on the head with clubs and render them unconscious so they can be kidnapped.



* TookALevelInBadass: Dan finally learns what it means to be a Yellowbeard. "Us Yellowbeards are ''never'' more dangerous than when we're dead!"

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Dan finally learns what it means to be a Yellowbeard. "Us Yellowbeards are ''never'' more dangerous than when we're dead!"
20th Jul '16 3:09:12 AM Arivne
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* FakeOutMakeOut: When the protagonists walk through Portsmouth, two people kissing each other turn out to be the {{villains}} Mr. Moon and Gilbert, with Gilbert dressed as a woman.


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* MuggedForDisguise: Mr. Moon knocks out the boatswain's mate leading a press gang, dons his uniform and takes his place.
25th May '16 8:46:09 AM Mdumas43073
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'''Yellowbeard''' is a 1983 comedy film starring Creator/GrahamChapman, along with Peter Cook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Creator/MartyFeldman's last film appearance. Other well known stars are Peter Boyle, Creator/CheechAndChong, Creator/EricIdle, Creator/JohnCleese, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Creator/SpikeMilligan, Nigel Planer [[note]] Neil in ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' [[/note]] and Music/DavidBowie as the shark.

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'''Yellowbeard''' ''Yellowbeard'' is a 1983 comedy film starring Creator/GrahamChapman, along with Peter Cook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Creator/MartyFeldman's last film appearance. Other well known stars are Peter Boyle, Creator/CheechAndChong, Creator/EricIdle, Creator/JohnCleese, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Creator/SpikeMilligan, Nigel Planer [[note]] Neil in ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' [[/note]] and Music/DavidBowie as the shark.
15th Mar '16 2:52:32 PM ObsidianFire
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* GenreSavvy: Yellowbeard.



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22nd Jan '16 3:51:27 AM aye_amber
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'''Yellowbeard''' is a 1983 comedy film starring Creator/GrahamChapman, along with Creator/PeterCook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Creator/MartyFeldman's last film appearance. Other well known stars are Peter Boyle, Creator/CheechAndChong, Creator/EricIdle, Creator/JohnCleese, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Creator/SpikeMilligan, Nigel Planer [[note]] Neil in ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' [[/note]] and Music/DavidBowie as the shark.

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'''Yellowbeard''' is a 1983 comedy film starring Creator/GrahamChapman, along with Creator/PeterCook, Peter Cook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Creator/MartyFeldman's last film appearance. Other well known stars are Peter Boyle, Creator/CheechAndChong, Creator/EricIdle, Creator/JohnCleese, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Creator/SpikeMilligan, Nigel Planer [[note]] Neil in ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' [[/note]] and Music/DavidBowie as the shark.
2nd Jul '15 5:21:08 PM rikalous
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* BadBadActing: When El Nebuloso's fort is attacked by the pirates, he orders his forces to pretend to be defeated to lure the pirate leader to him. They accomplish this by collapsing as if shot whenever someone fires, regardless of whether the gun was pointed anywhere near them.


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* HandicappedBadass: Blind Pew's capable of taking out an entire tavern full of unsavory types, once he's had the shutters closed and the lights doused.


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* ShoutOut: To Literature/TreasureIsland. The good-hearted young man whose mother runs a tavern taking a noble and a doctor to search for buried treasure on a ship that undergoes a mutiny from the former crewmen of the pirate captain who buried the aforesaid treasure ''might'' be a coincidence, if not for the presence of HandicappedBadass Blind Pew.


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* SuperSenses: Blind Pew's "acute 'earing" lets him tell what kind of clothes a man was wearing.
7th May '15 5:00:04 PM Patachou
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''Yellowbeard'' is a 1983 comedy film starring Graham Chapman, along with Peter Cook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Marty Feldman's last film appearance.

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''Yellowbeard'' [[quoteright:233:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/b03b442758d2c6dfb65cb1739285baa2.jpg]]

'''Yellowbeard'''
is a 1983 comedy film starring Graham Chapman, Creator/GrahamChapman, along with Peter Cook, Creator/PeterCook, [=Bernard McKenna=] and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Marty Feldman's Creator/MartyFeldman's last film appearance.
appearance. Other well known stars are Peter Boyle, Creator/CheechAndChong, Creator/EricIdle, Creator/JohnCleese, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Creator/SpikeMilligan, Nigel Planer [[note]] Neil in ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' [[/note]] and Music/DavidBowie as the shark.



* CrosscastRole: Queen Anne is played by Peter Bull (whom most viewers would know from ''Dr. Strangelove'', in which he played the Soviet ambassador).

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* CrosscastRole: Queen Anne is played by Peter Bull (whom most viewers would know from ''Dr. Strangelove'', ''Film/DrStrangelove'', in which he played the Soviet ambassador).


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* RefrainFromAssuming: Just because Creator/GrahamChapman, Creator/JohnCleese and Creator/EricIdle act together in this movie doesn't make it a Creator/MontyPython film.
13th Mar '15 2:18:27 AM Arivne
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* FastRoping: Near the end of the film Yellowbeard, his son Dan and Lord Lambourn swing through the windows on a British frigate to capture the captain and the ship.
7th Feb '15 11:17:31 AM pratchettgaiman
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* TheAlcoholic: Lord Lambourn is scarcely seen without a bottle in hand


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* UpperClassTwit: Lord Lambourn
2nd Feb '15 12:30:35 PM Rippingtons60
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* SexGod: Even if it is rape, Yellowbeard is almost certainly this when you consider ''none'' of the various women he rapes get mad at him for it. Plus if the sounds they make are any indication, they ''really'' seem to enjoy it. Indeed, Betty enjoyed the first time he raped her so much that when Yellowbeard came into her room to get his treasure map, she was disappointed when he says he doesn't have time for ''that'' now.
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