"Fencing. Fighting. Torture. Poison. True love. Hate. Revenge. Giants. Hunters.
Bad men. Good men. Beautiful ladies." William Goldman's epic of True Love and
High Adventure finds spirited onscreen life in Rob Reiner's quirky swashbuckler.
Equal parts comedy, fairy tale, action pic, and love story, The Princess Bride
delivers classic entertainment that can truly be enjoyed by all ages. The
outstanding cast includes Cary Elwes as the noble farmboy wooing beautiful
princess Robin Wright, Billy Crystal, Carol Kane, Broadway star Mandy Patinkin,
and wrestler Andre the Giant.
Criterion's CAV Special Edition includes:
- Audio commentary by director Rob Reiner, screenwriter
William Goldman, producer Andrew Scheinman, and actors Billy Crystal and Peter Falk
- Rob Reiner reading excerpts from William Goldman's novel The Princess Bride
- Behind the scenes footage
- Production scrapbook by unit photographer Clive Coote
- Production designer Norman Garwood's design sketches
- Excerpts from the television series "Morton and Hayes," directed by Christopher Guest
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