The Resource 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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

Label
The princess bride
Title
The princess bride
Statement of responsibility
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Robert Leighton ; music, Mark Knopfler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P75 2012
PerformerNote
Cary Elwes (Westley) ; Mandy Patinkin (Inigo Montoya) ; Chris Sarandon (Prince Humperdinck) ; Christopher Guest (Count Tyrone Rugen) ; Wallace Shawn (Vizzini) ; André the Giant (Fezzik) ; Robin Wright (Buttercup) ; Peter Falk (The Grandfather / Narrator) ; Carol Kane (Valerie) ; Billy Crystal (Miracle Max) ; Fred Savage (The Grandson)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1976-
  • 1952-
  • 1927-2011
  • 1966-
  • 1946-1993
  • 1931-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reiner, Rob
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Elwes, Cary
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • Leighton, Robert
  • Biddle, Adrian
  • Savage, Fred
  • Crystal, Billy
  • Kane, Carol
  • Falk, Peter
  • Wright, Robin
  • Andre
  • Shawn, Wallace
  • Guest, Christopher
  • Scheinman, Andrew
  • Goldman, William
  • Act III Communications
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- )
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Pirates
  • Secuestro
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Piratas
Technique
live action
Label
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by William Goldman
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616806420
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M126824
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn813444607
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the novel by William Goldman
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616806420
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M126824
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn813444607
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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