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As you wish : inconceivable tales from the making of The princess bride / Cary Elwes with Joe Layden.

Elwes, Cary, 1962- (author.). Layden, Joe. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 41 of 42 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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0 current holds with 42 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 791.4372 ELW (Text) 36626103585170 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476764023
  • Physical Description: viii, 259 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Touchstone hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : A Touchstone Book, published by Simon & Schuster, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword by Rob Reiner/Introduction -- Meeting Rob -- Pre-production and meeting Buttercup -- The table read and meeting Fezzik -- "En Garde!" -- Wrestling R.O.U.S. in the fire swamp -- Storming the castle and being mostly dead -- Rob's traveling circus -- True wuv -- Vizzini and the Miracle Max -- A couple of mishaps -- The greatest swordfight in modern times -- All good things... -- A fairy-tale ending -- Epilogue by Norman Lear.
Summary, etc.:
In a twenty-fifth anniversary, behind-the-scenes account of the making of the cult classic film, the lead actor shares never-before-told stories and exclusive photographs as well as interviews with fellow actors and producers of the film.
Subject: Princess bride (Motion picture)
Elwes, Cary, 1962-
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Foreword 1(2)
Rob Reiner
Introduction 3(8)
1 Meeting Rob
11(22)
2 Pre-Production And Meeting Buttercup
33(14)
3 The Table Read And Meeting Fezzik
47(18)
4 "En Garde!"
65(20)
5 Wrestling R.O.U.S. in the Fire Swamp
85(26)
6 Storming The Castle And Being Mostly Dead
111(20)
7 Rob's Traveling Circus
131(12)
8 True Wuv
143(8)
9 Vizzini And Miracle Max
151(22)
10 A Couple Of Mishaps
173(22)
11 The Greatest Swordfight In Modern Times
195(14)
12 All Good Things...
209(8)
13 A Fairy-Tale Ending
217(24)
Epilogue 241(2)
Norman Lear
Acknowledgments 243(6)
Index 249


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