160 pages, 12.4 × 10.05 × 0.8 in
May 17, 2011
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1423139461
ISBN - 13: 9781423139461
About the Book
Captain Jack Sparrow returns to theaters on May 20th. "The Art of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" showcases all of the incredible visual development that went into the creation of the film. Concept art, digital renderings, costume sketches, and more are accompanied by informative text written by the film's unit publicist.
From the Publisher
The Fountain of Youth has been the object of desire for many adventurers since Ponce de Leon was rumored to have discovered it in the early sixteenth century. For Jack Sparrow, the fountain is equivalent to the ultimate freedom: eternal life. But regardless of whether or not Jack finds theAqua de Vita, he has already been immortalized-in the hearts and minds of Pirates fans all over the world.
Those fans have been waiting with immense anticipation since the last scene inPirates of the Caribbean: At World's Endhinted that Jack was destined for future endeavors. And now, it is certain that they will not be disappointed. With the release ofPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, The Walt Disney Studios usher in a new era. A new director, Rob Marshall, is at the helm of the franchise, and he is sure to guide the film on a course to great bounty.
The Art of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tidesshowcases all of the incredible visual development that went into the creation of the film. Concept art, digital renderings, costume sketches, prop schematics, and storyboards are the prized cargo aboard this ship of dreams, and they are accompanied by informative text written by the film's unit publicist, Michael Singer. For any sailor who wishes to preserve a bit of Pirates lore forevermore, this book is tantamount to a sip from the cup of life.
About the Author
Michael Singer is a writer and production unit publicist with more than 35 years of experience in his field. Singer's previous books includeThe Answer is Yes: The Art and Making of The Sorcerer's Apprentice; We Make Our Own Destiny: Behind the Scenes of Prince of Persia The Sands of Time;Bring Me That Horizon: The Making of Pirates of the Caribbean; The Making of Oliver Stone's Heaven and Earth;and "making of" books forBatman Returns,Batman Forever, andBatman &Robin, as well asA Cut Above: 50 Film Directors Talk About Their Craftand 13 annual editions of the pre-internet age reference bookMichael Singer's Film Directors: A Complete Guide.