Top 28 Bean Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Bean facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Bean film message.

In the movie "Bean", Mr. Bean's first name on his passport is "Mr."

In the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, Jack Sparrow isn't constantly drunk, he has sea legs. When he's on land, he walks with a distinct sway. When he's on a boat, he walks straight as an arrow.

Bean Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Davy Jones used a series of buckets to come to the shore to parlay.

Bean Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Captain Jack Sparrow meets his Uncle Jack, played by Paul McCartney. Uncle Jack is singing Maggie Mae, a traditional Liverpool folk song from the early 1700's that was famously recorded by the Beatles for their 1970 album Let It Be
    Captain Jack Sparrow meets his Uncle Jack, played by Paul McCartney. Uncle Jack is singing Maggie Mae, a traditional Liverpool folk song from the early 1700's that was famously recorded by the Beatles for their 1970 album Let It Be
  • 1 - The crow at the beginning hits Jack's coffin an unlucky 13 times with his beak before getting blown away.
    The crow at the beginning hits Jack's coffin an unlucky 13 times with his beak before getting blown away.
  • 1 - The cannibal tribe attempts to kill (Captain) Jack Sparrow as they believe he is a god who must be released from his flesh vessel. This foreshadows the third film, in which they do exactly that to another character.
    The cannibal tribe attempts to kill (Captain) Jack Sparrow as they believe he is a god who must be released from his flesh vessel. This foreshadows the third film, in which they do exactly that to another character.
  • 1 - The mafia boss cappuccino sells not only drugn and guns, but also eggs. Which is a very interesting take on an Easter egg
    The mafia boss cappuccino sells not only drugn and guns, but also eggs. Which is a very interesting take on an Easter egg
  • 1 - Crew member looking out to the ocean in the background of one of the final shots of the film.
    Crew member looking out to the ocean in the background of one of the final shots of the film.

Bean Hidden Details

1 - Commodore Norrington holds Jack's compass, and instead of pointing north, it points directly at Jack. It is revealed later that the compass points towards what the holder desires most, implying that what Norrington most desires is Jack captured.
Commodore Norrington holds Jack's compass, and instead of pointing north, it points directly at Jack. It is revealed later that the compass points towards what the holder desires most, implying that what Norrington most desires is Jack captured.
1 - Flux capacitor on the blackboard
Flux capacitor on the blackboard
1 - The man fixing his nets sends them to the island where the Black Pearl is. An island where he trades spices for delicious long pork. The term used for human flesh. It foreshadows the cannibals.
The man fixing his nets sends them to the island where the Black Pearl is. An island where he trades spices for delicious long pork. The term used for human flesh. It foreshadows the cannibals.

When Elizabeth falls, you can hear Jack tell the two British soldiers "and they made me their chief." In the sequel, the heroes encounter a tribe of cannibals, Jack was made their chief.

1 - When one of the bean minions throws a grenade, the lever falls off - a detail that's often overlooked in other action films.
When one of the bean minions throws a grenade, the lever falls off - a detail that's often overlooked in other action films.
1 - The Kraken destroys the first two ships it encounters, but not the Pearl. Instead, it drags it down with Jack on board, just as Bootstrap Bill says Davy Jones will do to him to settle their debt.
The Kraken destroys the first two ships it encounters, but not the Pearl. Instead, it drags it down with Jack on board, just as Bootstrap Bill says Davy Jones will do to him to settle their debt.
1 - Killer bean guns are inspired by Castor troy guns in the movie Face/off (1997).
Killer bean guns are inspired by Castor troy guns in the movie Face/off (1997).

Captain Jack Sparrow tells two of Barbossa's crewmen that "The deepest circle of hell is reserved for betrayers and mutineers". This is a reference to Dante's Inferno, where the 9th circle of hell (the deepest circle) is Treachery.

1 - During the scene when they are traveling through the Arctic, you can see a crew member that is frozen solid in place.
During the scene when they are traveling through the Arctic, you can see a crew member that is frozen solid in place.

In order to reach the Parlay on the beach, Davy Jones has to use a trail of water buckets for each step on land.

1 - Davy Jones cut his heart out of his chest and placed it in a wooden 'chest'. When angry he plays a Pipe Organ, a heart is also a 'pipe' organ. Finally Becket placed Jones' heart in the Pipe Organ room, restricting Jones access to both organs.
Davy Jones cut his heart out of his chest and placed it in a wooden 'chest'. When angry he plays a Pipe Organ, a heart is also a 'pipe' organ. Finally Becket placed Jones' heart in the Pipe Organ room, restricting Jones access to both organs.

When the trio are starving and Donald attempts to kill the cow, his napkin gives him devil horns.

1 - Will Turner's curse in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) and Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Men Tell no Tales (2017)
Will Turner's curse in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) and Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Men Tell no Tales (2017)

The start of Will and Jack's sword fight sync up to the music

Davy Jones using his tentacles to hold on to his hat when they were going down into water.

1 - When Commodore Norrington first meets Captain Jack Sparrow in 'Pirates of the Caribbean' (2003) and opens Jack's compass, it spins briefly before settling on Jack. This implies what Norrington wants most is to capture Jack Sparrow, which is sure to result in a promotion and advance his position.
When Commodore Norrington first meets Captain Jack Sparrow in 'Pirates of the Caribbean' (2003) and opens Jack's compass, it spins briefly before settling on Jack. This implies what Norrington wants most is to capture Jack Sparrow, which is sure to result in a promotion and advance his position.

When Norrington holds the compass, it points to Jack, indicating his deepest desire is his naval duties, specifically here in fighting pirates.

The music changes to a Baroque style just as the ship "ba-roke" in two

1 - In the scene where Jack escapes after rescuing Elizabeth, Keira Knightly's modesty was protected using the medallion and a strand of her hair.
In the scene where Jack escapes after rescuing Elizabeth, Keira Knightly's modesty was protected using the medallion and a strand of her hair.
Bean poster
Bean poster

Bean Plot

The bumbling Mr. Bean travels to America when he is given the responsibility of bringing a highly valuable painting to a Los Angeles museum.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Bean. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Comedy, Family
Director Mel Smith
Stars Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills, Pamela Reed
IMDB score 6.5