This is the second best Pirates movie! Spread the gospel!
An incredible story, told in uneven fashion. The performances are great, especially from the usual suspects: Streep, Hanks, Paulson, Whitford. There's a lot of little things to love here, but I walked away wishing it had been better.
The most frustrating aspect of the film is the way that it deals with gender, specifically the story of Streep's character as an outlier in a male-dominated industry. I desparately wish this sub-plot had been executed better. Instead of infusing the characters…