The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Blu-ray Edition Disc Details
We have great pleasure in saying “as you wish” in response to anyone who aksed for this classic to be released on Blu-ray.
The Classic Romantic Fantasy Adventure Starring Cary Elwes, Robin Wright Penn, Fred Savage, Billy Crystal, Peter Falk, Christopher Guest, Mel Smith & Peter Cook is getting a 25th anniversay edition on Blu-ray this March.
To celebrate the 25th anniversary the release features the new two-part retrospective ‘True Love: The Princess Bride Phenomenon’ film which includes a reunion with director Rob Reiner and stars Robin Wright and Cary Elwes, new cast interviews with Mandy Patinkin, Billy Crystal, Chris Sarandon & Christopher Guest, film tributes, fun parodies and fan encounters.
Brand new extras also include ‘The Art of Fencing’ featurette, ‘Dread Pirate Roberts: Greatest Legend of the Seven Seas’ featurette, ‘Miraculous Makeup’, Princess Bride: The Untold Tales’ cast interviews, a ‘Fairy Tales and Folklore’ featurette and a ‘Love is like a Storybook’ featurette looking at the films plot and themes.
The epic release also includes audio commentaries from both director Rob Reiner and author William Goldman, the original 1987 making-of featurette, the original comprehensive documentary ‘As You Wish: The Story of The Princess Bride’, a behind-the-scenes featurette, Cary Elwes ‘on-set’ video plus photo galleries, trailers and TV spots. The feature film itself has never looked better thanks to the re-mastered transfer.
NEW BLU-RAY EXTRAS
- 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 25th Anniversary Edition is released on Blu-ray on 25th March 2013.
The Princess Bride will play at VUE cinemas across the UK and Dublin on 9th, 10th and 12th March 2013