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The Princess Bride (1987)

PG
98 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.
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William Goldman (book) (screenplay)
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Release date
Oct 9, 1987 (United States)

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22 cast members
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Cary Elwes
Westley Westley   See fewer
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Mandy Patinkin
Inigo Montoya Inigo Montoya   See fewer
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Chris Sarandon
Prince Humperdinck Prince Humperdinck   See fewer
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Christopher Guest
Count Rugen Count Rugen   See fewer
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Wallace Shawn
Vizzini Vizzini   See fewer
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André the Giant
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Fred Savage
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Robin Wright
The Princess Bride The Princess Bride   See fewer
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Peter Falk
The Grandfather The Grandfather   See fewer
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Peter Cook
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Mel Smith
The Albino The Albino   See fewer
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Carol Kane
Valerie Valerie   See fewer
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Billy Crystal
Miracle Max Miracle Max   See fewer
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Anne Dyson
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Margery Mason
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Willoughby Gray
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Betsy Brantley
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Paul Badger
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Danny Blackner
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Ratings Breakdown

8.1 / 10 | 369,544 votes