mine: orlando bloom


I think this might be my favourite scene in all the Pirates of the Caribbean films. I can’t decide whose reaction I like best: Davy Jones’ look of sheer pride after ruining Will’s tea, Will’s look of “For fuck’s sake, I was drinking that” as it goes flying out of his hand, or Beckett’s look of horror at the sight of wasted tea. 


 No true fiasco ever began as a quest for mere adequacy. A motto of the British Special Air Force is: ‘Those who risk, win.’ A single green vine shoot is able to grow through cement. The Pacific Northwestern salmon beats itself bloody on it’s quest to travel hundreds of miles upstream against the current, with a single purpose, sex of course, but also… life


“You’re working with stuntmen who you don’t want to injure, so you’ve got to be composed and controlled, so you have to really get the moves in right. You want to sell it to the camera. You want it to be real. And you want to show the strength that your character has in that situation, and the skill that he has. And you’re trying to stay in the moment, and there’s a lot of things that come into play in that situation” - Orlando Bloom, ROTK Bonus Documentary