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Princess Bride, The (1987)  link to Princess Bride, The on IMDb

Number: 370

cover Princess Bride, The

IMDB Rating: star star star star star star star star star star 8.1/10 (184829 votes)

Country: USA, 98 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Romance

Director: Rob Reiner

Cast: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn

Medium: Unknown

Plot Outline: A kindly grandfather sits down with his ill grandson and reads him a story. The story is one that has been passed down from father to son for generations. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive. The story is a classic tale of love and adventure as the beautiful Buttercup, engaged to the odious Prince Humperdinck, is kidnapped and held against her will in order to start a war, It is up to Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) to save her. On the way he meets a thief and his hired helpers, an accomplished swordsman and a huge, super strong giant, both of whom become Westley's companions in his quest.

Loaned: No

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