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Friday, July 25, 2014

The Princess Bride


The Numbers Rating: 9.57 (7 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 96% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $30,857,000
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Production Budget:$15,000,000
Theatrical Release: September 25th, 1987 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: July 18th, 2000 by MGM Video
Keywords: Unnamed Character, Kidnap, Voiceover/Narration, Arranged Marriage, Albino, Sword & Sorcerer, Suicide, Revenge, Secret Identity, Swashbuckler, Dream Sequence, Rescue, False Identity, Romance, Missing Person, Pirates, Prince/Princess, Novel or Other Work Adapted by Author
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Cast

Cary Elwes    Westley
Mandy Patinkin    Inigo Montoya
Chris Sarandon    Prince Humperdinck
Christopher Guest    Count Rugen
Wallace Shawn    Vizzini
Andre the Giant    Fezzik
Fred Savage    The Grandson
Robin Wright    Buttercup
Peter Falk    Grandpa
Peter Cook    The Impressive Clergyman
Mel Smith    The Albino
Carol Kane    Valerie
Billy Crystal    Miracle Max
Anne Dyson    The Queen
Margery Mason    The Ancient Booer

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Rob Reiner
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/09/25 29 $206,243   9 $22,916   $206,243 3
1987/10/02 25 $204,198 -1% 9 $22,689   $500,847 10
1987/10/09 3 $4,480,140 +2,094% 622 $7,203   $5,065,954 17
1987/10/16 3 $3,632,285 -19% 623 $5,830   $9,407,905 24
1987/10/23 4 $3,264,935 -10% 788 $4,143   $13,566,422 31
1987/10/30 7 $2,044,170 -37% 787 $2,597   $16,345,242 38
1987/11/06 11 $1,914,379 -6% 693 $2,762   $18,931,395 45
1987/11/13 9 $1,638,474 -14% 732 $2,238   $21,277,649 52
1987/11/20 11 $1,164,538 -29% 786 $1,482   $22,856,506 59
1987/12/11 15 $369,322   627 $589   $26,123,281 80