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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

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

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
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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!
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Cinematography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Robert Leighton ; music, Mark Knopfler
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, Andre the Giant, Robin Wright, Peter Falk, Carol Kane, Billy Crystal, Fred Savage
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1962-
  • 1966-
  • 1976-
  • 1952-
  • 1927-2011
  • 1946-1993
  • 1931-
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  • Reiner, Rob
  • Scheinman, Andrew
  • Goldman, William
  • Elwes, Cary
  • Wright, Robin
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Savage, Fred
  • Crystal, Billy
  • Kane, Carol
  • Falk, Peter
  • Andre
  • Shawn, Wallace
  • Guest, Christopher
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • Goldman, William
  • Act III Communications
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
98
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
948
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fairy tales
  • Princesses
  • Princes
  • Love
  • Kidnapping
  • Action and adventure films
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (98 min.)
Isbn
9781681435176
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515222617
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2960DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1052623030
  • (OCoLC)on1052623030
  • 982480
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, wide screen (1.85:1); 5.1 surround
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
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (98 min.)
Isbn
9781681435176
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515222617
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2960DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1052623030
  • (OCoLC)on1052623030
  • 982480
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, wide screen (1.85:1); 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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