‘Cutthroat Island’ Movie Synopsis
In Cutthroat Island, Morgan Adams’ father has two dying gift to his daughter. One is his pirate ship, and the other, a one-third part of a map of a treasure island tattooed into his scalp. Needing a Latin scholar to translate the map, Morgan buys a learned slave named William Shaw and sets sail in search of the rest of the map. However, Shaw has plans of his own once he finds the second part of the map. Unfortunately for them all, Morgan’s evil pirate uncle, Dawg Brown, holds the last part of the map, and he wants all the treasure for himself.