The Princess Bride at Brattle Theater
Thursday, February 14, 2019 10:00pm
The Princess Bride
1987 • dir Rob Reiner w/Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin, Andre the Giant, Wallace Shawn, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Fred Savage, Peter Falk • 98 min • DCP
In this amazingly entertaining comedic fantasy, we follow the farmboy Westley (Elwes) and his beautiful beloved Buttercup (Wright) as they face the many obstacles to their union – including (but not limited to) dread pirates, evil princes, expert swordsmen, brutish giants, rodents (of unusual size), expert torturers, and political intrigue.