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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 DVD)

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 DVD)

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
Author
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named...Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, and escapes
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Norman Lear ; music by Mark Knopfler
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English and Spanish languages with English, French and Spanish subtitles, closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, Andre the Giant, Robin Wright, Peter Falk, Carol Kane, Billy Crystal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1962-
  • 1946-1993
  • 1966-
  • 1927-2011
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Knopfler, Mark
  • Goldman, William
  • Lear, Norman
  • Reiner, Rob
  • Elwes, Cary
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Guest, Christopher
  • Shawn, Wallace
  • Andre
  • Wright, Robin
  • Falk, Peter
  • Kane, Carol
  • Crystal, Billy,
  • ctor
  • Scheinman, Andrew
  • Act III Communications
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Buttercup Films Ltd
  • Princess Bride Ltd
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Princesses
  • 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 DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Sept. 4, 2001
  • Videodisc of the 1987 motion picture
  • Special features: "As you wish" documentary featuring new interviews with Cary Elwes, Robin Wright Penn, Billy Crystal and Mandy Patinkin ; new audio commentary by director Rob Reiner ; new audio commentary by author William Goldman ; exclusive footage shot by Cary Elwes during the making of the movie ; 2 original featurettes and more
  • Based on the novel by William Goldman
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
Contents
Special features: Brand-new "As you wish" documentary featuring all-new interviews with Cary Elwes, Robin Wright Penn, Billy Crystal, Mandy Patinkin and more -- New commentary by author William Goldman -- Exclusive footage shot by Cary Elwes during the making of the movie -- 2 original featuretttes and more! -- English: 5.1 surround ; Spanish: mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Special edition :
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780792850762
Lccn
2001000668
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616865731
Other physical details
sound, color,
Publisher number
1002362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; English 5.1 surround, Spanish mono, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital, 16:9 widescreen 1.85:1
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 DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Sept. 4, 2001
  • Videodisc of the 1987 motion picture
  • Special features: "As you wish" documentary featuring new interviews with Cary Elwes, Robin Wright Penn, Billy Crystal and Mandy Patinkin ; new audio commentary by director Rob Reiner ; new audio commentary by author William Goldman ; exclusive footage shot by Cary Elwes during the making of the movie ; 2 original featurettes and more
  • Based on the novel by William Goldman
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
Contents
Special features: Brand-new "As you wish" documentary featuring all-new interviews with Cary Elwes, Robin Wright Penn, Billy Crystal, Mandy Patinkin and more -- New commentary by author William Goldman -- Exclusive footage shot by Cary Elwes during the making of the movie -- 2 original featuretttes and more! -- English: 5.1 surround ; Spanish: mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Special edition :
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780792850762
Lccn
2001000668
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616865731
Other physical details
sound, color,
Publisher number
1002362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; English 5.1 surround, Spanish mono, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital, 16:9 widescreen 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD

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