PG | | 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.
Mandy Patinkin has said that the role of Inigo Montoya is his personal favorite over the course of his entire career.
The Grandson: Hi, Mom.
The car at the head of the bed moves. Also the toys including Captain America (1979) and Masters of the Universe figures move.
Buttercup is referred to on-screen by name, but is only credited as "The Princess Bride."
In the edited TV version of "The Princess Bride" the word, "Bitch" said by Inigo Montoya is muted out.
$206,243 (USA) (27 September 1987)
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