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The princess bride / Act III Communications presents ; a Reiner, Scheinman production ; a Rob Reiner film ; screenplay by William Goldman ; produced by Andrew Scheinman and Rob Reiner ; directed by Rob Reiner.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Nazareth.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity COMEDY DVD PRI 2012 (Text) 31001101795749 DVD Adult Available -
Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity HUMOR DVD PRI 2012 (Text) 31001101697424 DVD Adult Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Century City, Calif.] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, [2012]
  • Distributor: Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Based on the novel by William Goldman.
Special features: Original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Robert Leighton ; music, Mark Knopfler.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cary Elwes (Westley) ; Mandy Patinkin (Inigo Montoya) ; Chris Sarandon (Prince Humperdinck) ; Christopher Guest (Count Tyrone Rugen) ; Wallace Shawn (Vizzini) ; Andre the Giant (Fezzik) ; Robin Wright (Buttercup) ; Peter Falk (The Grandfather / Narrator) ; Carol Kane (Valerie) ; Billy Crystal (Miracle Max) ; Fred Savage (The Grandson).
Summary, etc.:
A lowly stable boy, Westley, pledges his love to the beautiful Buttercup, only to be abducted and reportedly killed by pirates while Buttercup is betrothed to the evil Prince Humperdinck. Even as Buttercup herself is kidnapped by a giant, a scheming criminal mastermind, and a master Spanish swordsman, a mysterious masked pirate (could it be Westley?) follows in pursuit.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1 NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), mono. (Spanish).
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Kidnapping > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Pirates > Drama.
Comedy.
Genre: Children's films.
Action and adventure comics.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Romance films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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