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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, (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
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film producer
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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, André the Giant, Robin Wright, Peter Falk, Carol Kane, Billy Crystal, Fred Savage
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1976-
  • 1952-
  • 1927-2011
  • 1966-
  • 1946-1993
  • 1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reiner, Rob
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Elwes, Cary
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • 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
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
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Full screen (1.33:1), wide screen (1.55:1)
  • Film based on the novel by William Goldman
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; double-sided
Carrier category
video file
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn813444607
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616806420
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M126824
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o813444607
  • (OCoLC)813444607
  • (Sirsi) b13361491
System details
DVD
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)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Full screen (1.33:1), wide screen (1.55:1)
  • Film based on the novel by William Goldman
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; double-sided
Carrier category
video file
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn813444607
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616806420
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M126824
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o813444607
  • (OCoLC)813444607
  • (Sirsi) b13361491
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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