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The princess bride / screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Rob Reiner.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC PRINCESS (Text) 37500004975252 New Items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681435176
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Special features: Audio commentary from 1996; edited 1987 audiobook reading of Goldman's novel by Reiner; new program about Goldman's screenplay; new program about Goldman's tapestry based on the film; archival interviews; new interview with Richard Holland; programs about makeup, fencing and fairy tales; on-set video diary filmed and narrated by Elwes; five behind-the-scenes videos; trailer; essay by Sloane Crosley.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn.
Summary, etc.:
When the beautiful maiden Buttercup hears that her true love Westley is dead, she reluctantly agrees to marry the loathsome Prince Humperdinck. After Westley returns to rescue Buttercup, the two begin an epic adventure filled with fencing, fighting, giants, monsters, miracles, true love and hilarity!
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Fairy tales > Drama.
Princesses > Drama.
Princes > Drama.
Love > Drama.
Kidnapping > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Romantic plays.

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