the princess bride
The CNN anchor also had some new nicknames for Fox News and its hosts.
Robin Wright, who once played Princess Buttercup, is now a powerful Amazon general. ✊
Apologies to Wallace Shawn for the comparison.
Beloved by millions of fans (which includes Bill Clinton and and the late Pope John Paul II), the American Film Institute ranks The Princess Bride in the top 100 Greatest Love Stories.
Fairy tales, short stories, and playlets have a way of infecting the imagination to produce new variations on age-old themes. In June, Wily West Productions joined forces with the Playwrights Center of San Francisco to present Sheherezade 14, an evening of short plays written by local playwrights and directed by Wesley Cayabyab and Amy Crumpacker.
In an interview, Elwes explained that he was in Berlin when he found out he would be auditioning for Reiner, to play what would be his first lead role.
About 30 years ago or so, I was a whippersnapper assistant production executive at Universal Pictures. At one point in my tenure, I had an idea for a project based on a novel I'd read a few years before and was curious if there had been a screenplay written for it.
Disney Theatrical Productions has announced plans to collaborate with William Goldman on a stage production based on his
DO IT YOURSELF AARON SORKIN With continued recent success in film and television, Reiner shows no signs of slowing down. Here
Some people may be horrified by my attitude toward spoiler alerts, but the Internet has changed the nature of arts criticism. If an important plot device can't be discussed in print, it means that the playwright and producer lack sufficient faith in their material to trust their audience.
I can't even count the number of times I've been chastised for not seeing 'The Princess Bride.' I don't even really have an excuse, other than my eight-year-old self in 1987 was more interested in 'Star Wars' and 'The NeverEnding Story' than a movie about a princess being kidnapped. It sounded boring, and how could anything trump the kid-appealing glory of 'The Goonies'?
I still laugh every time that The Albino clears his throat and his voice changes. Watching it again, what scene made you
25 years ago, the very idea that there might actually be an audience out there for The Princess Bride was -- for executives at 20th Century Fox, anyway -- inconceivable.