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Famous Pirates – Captain Hook

Almost everyone has heard of Captain Hook. He’s the fearsome pirate in the story of Peter Pan, and he’s Peter’s arch-nemesis. He gets his name from the hook that replaced his right hand, which was cut off by Peter Pan during one of their many sword fights. Hook’s hand was eaten by a crocodile, and the hungry croc pursues Captain Hook wherever he goes, hoping to get more of a taste. Fortunately for Captain Hook, the crocodile also swallowed a clock, so the Captain can always hear the crocodile approaching.

In the story of Peter Pan, Captain Hook is introduced as one of Blackbeard’s crew, and is described as the only man that Long John Silver ever feared. In the story of Peter Pan, Hook captures Wendy Darling, a girl who falls in love with Peter. When Peter comes to rescue Wendy, he and Captain Hook engage in a duel on board Hook’s ship. Peter beats Captain Hook and knocks him off the ship, where he is eaten by the crocodile that has been following him all this time.

The character of Captain Hook is so popular that he has appeared in many stories, plays and movies about Peter Pan, including sequels to the original story that are just about him, such as the 1991 movie called Hook, which starred Dustin Hoffman as the Captain and Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan.

Captain Hook

Captain Hook from the Disney version of Peter Pan

The most famous version of Captain Hook is the cartoon adaptation from the 1953 Disney movie, Peter Pan.

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  1. this is cool that sckulldugery is so slose. if they make the date longer i will destroy them


  3. mathmoticious are you still online?




  7. mathmoticious, no offense, but that’s really gross.

  8. is anyone even online right now?

  9. i know i got bored so i was tryin got gross people out. also i was skiming the post and saw that it said cut off his hand.

  10. remember when there were fake sunny and mythoman’s saying they loved each other. that was creepier and grosser than useing my useless cut off hand for fish bait.

  11. uhhmm……. hi lol

  12. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    Who wouldn’t you destroy, mathmoticious?

  13. the good guys. but remeber my evil twin might be trying to use the hipnotic coustume to make me take the blame for desroying every one

  14. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    Oh, So your evil twin will destroy the good guys (us) and you destroy them?

    That’s just great.

  15. finaly someone knows that i’m not the bad one

  16. cool that is all i cold say

  17. Are you sure mathmoticious? After all, I can change my name on this and my identity.

  18. Haha, right on White Dragon!

  19. Now see that was just me. But you wouldn’t have known that unless I told ya’ll. You could be your evil twin right now, and fool us!!!!!

  20. (The Lazy Bones one.) So, evil twin. I have the power to defeat you with my… mind bobbling knowledge!!!!!!! Muahahahahahahahahahahahahahahhahahaa!!!!!!!! Don’t test me, I won’t be fooled that easily!

  21. Well, I can’t see that Lazy Bones comment. Ugh, I have been defeated. 🙁

  22. Why hello. I just saw the old comments. I want everybody to know that I am not a old commenter. I’m a newbie, ok? Gosh, I mean, really??? Who’s White Dragon??? I should be asking who you other people are!!! Like magicbird. Yeah, WHO ARE YOU!!!!!
    … I am now in a bad mood. Goodbye. 🙁

  23. i’m sure white dragon or whoever you are. i’ll get my evil twin right now.

  24. i am plotting to ddestroy you all

  25. the comment won’t show. just believe me

  26. Darn. Well at least I can see the real me’s comments.

  27. And I have not failed!!!!!!! WooHoo!!!!

  28. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    This is going to get REAL confusing.

  29. what r u talkin bout .? any1 online?

  30. Too complicated. Mathmoticious was planning on destroying us all, but then changed her mind and is now blaming her evil “twin”. Whose blaming her with the new hypnosis costume. Will somebody ever decide on whose fault it is???

  31. OHHHH YEAH!!!! I JUST SAW OUR OTHER SELFS COMMENTS!!!!! I sooo oh have not failed. Or epically failed!!!! And mathmoticious, really? “Lary the evil twin?” Although Lazy Bones isn’t much thought either. It popped up in mind. I mean, bones are lazy, right???

  32. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    Actually, if it weren’t for bones, we would just be a big pile of skin.

  33. hey my twin got named lary and my parents wanted to show he was evil

  34. if i could understand you i would join in but i cant so i wont

  35. anybody got an evil twin named bob besides me

  36. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    No, but I have an evil twin named Matthew.

  37. I don’t have a evil twin. I’m too nice, so my parents didn’t punish me! Lol…

  38. Well, at least that’s what you guys think anyways… 😉

  39. guess what i got 17 exceeding expectations on ma report card

  40. i have an evil twin named supercalifragilisticexpialidocious or somthin’ like that.

  41. Hi there! I am new, if this is the time for me to mention. I just want to say that I looked through this website, and these cheats and secrets are really helpful.

  42. I’ve seen the movie Peter Pan at my Buddy’s house before. I like the part where the crocodile ate the Captain. He will never be able to sleep with that clock in the alligator’s belly.

  43. i have no clue what u guys are talking about. Evil twins and report cards and that hypnotic costume that looks really wierd and all that other stuff? I just posted a comment to say that I cant wait for skullduggery island (i cant belive i spelled that right) to come out, but now u guys gave me a headache. GOOD JOB. ps why do u care who gets to post a comment first?

  44. Just let them say that. You can’t stop them.

  45. Wow!!!! I just watched Hook yesterday!!! And he looks…(Strange,Wierd,Stupid???) Ugly

  46. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)

    Not if I can help it!

  47. Cuddly Walker (Christopher)


  48. Skullduggery isnt hard it just takes a long loong while 🙁 I thought it was going to be wayy bttr but it was nt setting up ur crew was lame when u had to get coins i mean like seriously they can do a whole lot bttr from tht XO

  49. my friends evil twin is bob mine is piece of crap because i am much cooler

  50. i have evil triplets

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  52. (:

  53. EVIL

  54. TWINS

  55. MUST

  56. DIE

  57. i beat skullduggery yesterday!!!

  58. dark dragon you are so smart and super thunder is the one who helped us, so thank her!!