The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Cary Elwes
Director: Rob Reiner Cast: Cary Elwes
Cary Elwes
, Robin Wright
Robin Wright
, Mandy Patinkin
Mandy Patinkin
Rob Reiner

Blu-ray (Color / Wide Screen)

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Based on William Goldman's novel of the same name, The Princess Bride is staged as a book read by grandfather (Peter Falk) to his ill grandson (Fred Savage). Falk's character assures a romance-weary Savage that the book has much more to deliver than a simpering love story, including but not limited to fencing, fighting, torture, death, true love, giants, and pirates. Indeed, The Princess Bride offers a tongue-in-cheek fairy tale depicting stable boy-turned-pirate Westley's journey to rescue Buttercup (Robin Wright), his true love, away from the evil prince (Chris Sarandon), whom she had agreed to marry five years after learning of what she had believed to be news of Westley's death. With help from Prince Humperdinck's disgruntled former employee Miracle Max (Billy Crystal), swordsman Inigo Montoya (Mandy Patinkin), and a very large man named Fezzik (Andre the Giant), the star-crossed lovers are reunited. ~ Tracie Cooper

Product Details

Release Date: 09/26/2017
UPC: 0883904360254
Original Release: 1987
Source: Mgm (Video & Dvd)
Region Code: A
Presentation: [Wide Screen, Color]
Sound: [Dolby Surround, Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 1:38:00
Sales rank: 12,002

Special Features

True Love: The Princess Bride phenomenon: Rob Reiner, Robin Wright and Cary Elwes reunion, cast interviews, film tributes, fan parodies and more!; 2 audio commentaries; 7 additonal featurettes including The Art of Fencing; The Story of The Princess Bride; The Dread Pirate Roberts and more!; Cary Elwes video diary

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Cary Elwes Westley
Robin Wright Buttercup, the Princess Bride
Mandy Patinkin Inigo Montoya
Chris Sarandon Prince Humperdinck
Christopher Guest Count Rugen
Wallace Shawn Vizzini
Peter Falk The Grandfather
Fred Savage The Grandson
Andre the Giant Fezzik
Peter Cook The Impressive Clergyman
Carol Kane Valerie, the Wizard's Wife
Billy Crystal Miracle Max, the Wizard
Mel Smith The Albino
Janet Hirshenson Actor
Jane Jenkins Actor
Willoughby Gray The King
Malcolm Storry Yellin
Margery Mason The Ancient Booer
Betsy Brantley The Mother
Anne Dyson The Queen

Technical Credits
Rob Reiner Director,Producer
Nick Allder Special Effects
Ken Baker Asst. Director
David Barron Production Designer
Peter Bennett Asst. Director
Adrian Biddle Cinematographer
Lois Burwell Makeup
Phyllis Dalton Costumes/Costume Designer
David John & the Mood Sound/Sound Designer
Norman Garwood Production Designer
William Goldman Screenwriter
Maggie Gray Set Decoration/Design
Janet Hirshenson Casting
Richard Holland Art Director
Jane Jenkins Casting
Mark Knopfler Score Composer
Robert Leighton Editor
Steve Nicolaides Associate Producer
Norman Lear Executive Producer
Keith Pain Art Director
Andrew Scheinman Producer
Jeffrey Stott Associate Producer

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