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Who should direct the next 'Pirates' movie?

We run down the list of contenders

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Only a few weeks after the release of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, possible directors — including Tim Burton and Sam Raimi — are already being floated around Hollywood for the next film in the Johnny Depp series. We offer a few suggestions (along with proposed titles). But don’t worry, we’re winking underneath this eye patch.

Neil LaBute
F — – You, Pirate

Werner Herzog
Pirates of the Caribbean: Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of the Soul’s Anguish in the Face of Nature’s Resplendent Savagery

Nancy Meyers
Arrr, It Be Complicated!

Michael Moore
Swashbuckled: How the East India Trading Company Hijacked Us All

Tyler Perry
Why Did I Get Married to the Sea?

Michael Bay
Robo-Pirates of the Caribbean: Rise of the Sunken

M. Night Shyamalan
The Pirates Are Actually Aliens and It’s All a Dream