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The princess bride / produced by Andrew Scheinman, Rob Reiner ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Rob Reiner.

Reiner, Rob (producer,, director.). Elwes, Cary, 1962- (actor.). Patinkin, Mandy, (actor.). Wright, Robin, 1966- Motion picture adaptation of (work): (actor.). Goldman, William, 1931- Princess bride (Added Author). Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, André the Giant. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Criterion collection ; 948.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ABLU PRINCES (Text) 79361000110767 Adult Fiction Blu-ray Checked out 12/18/2018
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library BLU-RAY FIC PRINCESS (Text) 37500004975286 New Items Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection Inc [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Based on the novel by William Goldman.
DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Essay by author Sloane Crosley and Goldman's introduction to his "Princess bride" script from his collection "Four screenplays," in an illustrated, clothbound book in container.
Features: audio commentary from 1996 featuring director Rob Reiner, screenwriter William Goldman, producer Andrew Scheinman, and actors Billy Crystal and Peter Falk; edited 1987 audiobook reading of Goldman's novel "The princess bride" by Reiner; new program about Goldman's screenplay; new program about Goldman's tapestry based on his novel; archival interviews with Reiner, Goldman, and actors Crystal, Cary Elwes, Christopher Guest, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Fred Savage, and Robin Wright; new interview with art director Richard Holland; programs about makeup, fencing, and fairy tales; on-set video diary filmed and narrated by Elwes; five behind-the-scenes videos with commentaries from 1996 by Reiner, Scheinman, and Crystal.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, André the Giant.
Summary, etc.:
Buttercup loves Westley, but when he is captured by pirates and assumed dead, she is chosen by the evil Prince Humperdinck to be his bride, beginning a series of fantastic efforts to free her.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
This is a Blu-ray disc made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Fairy tales > Drama.
Princesses > Drama.
Kidnapping > Drama.
Love > Drama.
Goldman, William, 1931- > Film adaptations.
Genre: Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures).
Romantic comedy films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
Action and adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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