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Directed by
Released June 30, 2008
  • Doug Vandegrift
  • Doug Vandegrift Sr.
  • Stephanie Todd
  • Meredith Lyman
Pirate film
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Language English
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Pirates! is a 2008 pirate brickfilm by Doug Vandegrift.[1] It follows a good-natured pirate, John Todd, who ventures to rescue his daughter after he is betrayed by his own captain and crew.[2] It was inspired by the Disneyland attraction Pirates of the Carribean.[3] It was originally intended to be a Masterpieces of Brickfilming entry,[4] and later became an entry to the Friendships and Rivalries Contest on, in which it won second place.

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Cast Edit

  • Doug Vandegrift Sr. as Captain Blackheart, Admiral
  • Doug Vandegrift as John Todd, Diego
  • Meredith Lyman as Anna
  • Stephanie Todd as Ruby

Crew Edit

Award nominations Edit

Year Competition Category Result
2008 Bricks in Motion Awards Best Sound Design Nominated

References Edit

  1. Release thread archive
  2. Pirates! on YouTube
  3. Teaser trailer
  4. Website projects page