The Princess Bride: 25th Anniversary release on Blu ray
Released tomorrow on Blu ray to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its release The Princess Bride has been totally remastered and has been restored beautifully making the quality worthy of any Blu ray movie around today.
The classic tale by William Goldman was converted for the big screen into what fast became a complete children’s classic, but don’t let that fool you, even now the film is still entertaining for adults and kids alike. A tale of good versus evil, a cruel king tries to part a Princess and her true love with a film filled with adventures, laughs and a lifetime of quoteable lines.
Bursting with heart and a collection of brilliant on screen performances the film is 100% worthy of a revisit as it’s moral tale has survived the years since its original on screen outing.
Containing an array of touching scenes and strong themes of love, revenge and determination, the film is filled with comedy moments thanks to a cast including Wallace Shawn, Mandy Patinkin, Andre the Giant, Billy Crystal, Carol Kane their some truly fantastical characters and a magical creatures, The Princess Bride is still as charming and engaging as it was many years ago.
Not only is the film beautifully reshot it has a plethora of charming and entertaining special features which are presented in a beautiful, fairytale inspired menu including:
- True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon: A Conversation with Rob Reiner, Cary Elwes, and Robin Wright (14mins)
- True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon: Entering the Zeitgeist (14mins)
- The Art of Fencing (7mins)
- Dread Pirate Roberts: Greatest Legend of the Seven Seas (12mins)
- Miraculous Makeup (11mins)
- Princess Bride: The Untold Tales (9mins)
- Fairytales and Folklore (9mins)
- Love is like a Storybook (17mins)
OTHER BLU-RAY EXTRAS
- Commentary by Director Rob Reiner
- Commentary by Author William Goldman
- As You Wish – Documentary (27 mins)
- 1987 Original Featurette (7mins)
- 1987 Making of Featurette (7mins)
- Cary Elwes On Set Video (4mins)
- Trailers & TV Spots
- Theatrical Trailer
- International Trailer
- TV Spots
- Photo Gallery
The Princess Bride is re-released tomorrow March 25th