'The Princess Bride' 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Arrives October 2nd

Fans will also be able to vote for the Blu-ray cover art on this new edition of director Rob Reiner's 1987 classic.
Scale the cliffs of insanity, battle rodents of unusual size, face torture in the pit of despair, and join Princess Buttercup and Westley on their spell-binding journey to find true love when The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray debuts October 2 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. A classic fairy tale complete with heroes, villains, trickery, mockery and death-defying miracles, The Princess Bride captured audiences young and old with its brilliant, memorable dialogue, enchanting story line and bewitching characters.

The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray
The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray

From celebrated director Rob Reiner (The Bucket List) and Oscar-winning screenwriter William Goldman (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid) comes "an enchanting fantasy" (Time) filled with adventure, romance and plenty of "good-hearted fun" (Roger Ebert). Featuring a spectacular cast that includes Robin Wright (Forrest Gump), Cary Elwes (No Strings Attached), Mandy Patinkin (Homeland) and Billy Crystal (Tooth Fairy), this wonderful fairy tale about a Princess named Buttercup and her beloved is "a real dream of a movie" (People).

The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray is loaded with special features including the all-new featurette "True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon" which includes brand new interviews with Reiner, Elwes, Wright, Goldman, Christopher Guest (For Your Consideration), Chris Sarandon (Fright Night) and executive producer Norman Lear. Additionally, fans will have a chance to vote on the Blu-ray artwork on the 25th Anniversary tab of The Princess Bride Facebook page (Facebook.com/ThePrincessBride) beginning June 28. Voting ends July 11 and the fans choice will be revealed on July 12.

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The Princess Bride was released September 25th, 1987 and stars Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, André the Giant, Fred Savage, Robin Wright. The film is directed by Rob Reiner.


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Comments (4)

  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Never seen it

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  2. SpaceCowboy

    Once again, the '1987 featurette' is too good for Blu-ray.

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  3. ejk1

    For my money, the greatest date movie ever. Comedy, action, romance blended together in a perfect mix.

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  4. ROFLitschristian

    Very fun film. :)

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