Buccaneers of a Betrayal (Johnsonverse)
Buccaneers of a Betrayal is a 1997 film directed by Sheldon Johnson, Jr. The film stars Johnson himself as Captain Grayweil, Craig Johnson as Harwell, Tammy Jo Johnson as Zyntoa, Kelly Preston as Myndere, Chevy Chase as Wilburt, Tom Wilson as Buford, Drew Carey as Gavery, and Alaina Reed-Hall as Xanra. The film was released on August 1, 1997, and spawned a franchise. At the time of its release, it was overshadowed by Johnson's mega-blockbuster EarthBound, which was directed by longtime Johnson Studios director Timothy Hill.
Captain Grayweil betrays his own crew, the Buccaneers, of his pirate ship, the Dodger. The Buccaneers must overthrow Grayweil, who becomes captain of the Dodger's rival, the Battering Ram, owned by Wilburt.