Zanelli said that Zimmer "redefined the sound of the entire genre" and considered it it a great accomplishment to have worked with him and Bruckheimer.He used this experience with the franchise to build a new sound for the film.Filming would take place exclusively in Queensland, Australia, being the largest production to ever shoot in the country.Village Roadshow Studios and the Whitsunday Islands were officially confirmed as filming locations.
Shortly before the release of On Stranger Tides in 2011, the cast and crew of the fourth film were told to set aside time in the near future, because Walt Disney Pictures intended to shoot a fifth and sixth film back-to-back. After Marshall passed on the project, many directors were rumored to direct the film, including Gore Verbinski who was responsible for the original three films.
While an initial draft of the script featured six ships, the end product had eleven vessels; to cut costs most of these were partial constructs later enhanced by computer graphics, with some built atop an hydraulic rig to mimic the movement of seafaring while on land.
The camera crew led by director of photography Paul Cameron also made extensive use of drones to capture immersive views at sea without resorting to aerial footage or cranes.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (released outside North America as Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge) is a 2017 American swashbuckler fantasy film.
It is the fifth installment in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series and the sequel to On Stranger Tides (2011).
Rossio's script draft was ultimately rejected, and the writer stated that a major reason was a female villain that made actor Johnny Depp "worried that would be redundant to Dark Shadows, which also featured a female villain." Bruckheimer revealed that script and budget issues were behind the delay, and that Nathanson was at work on a second attempt based on a well-received outline, saying they needed a script and budget everyone would approve.