Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Inconceivable!... Rob Reiner's Fan Favorite Fairy Tale Celebrates Silver Anniversary & Makes Orpheum Summer Movie Premiere this Friday

Scale the cliffs of insanity, battle rodents of unusual size, face torture in the pit of despair, and join Princess Buttercup and Westley on their spell-binding journey to find true love when The Princess Bride makes its Orpheum Theatre summer movie debut this Friday, July 20th. A classic fairy tale complete with heroes, villains, trickery, mockery and death-defying miracles,  The Princess Bride captures audiences young and old with its brilliant, memorable dialogue, enchanting story line and bewitching characters. This year marks the film's 25th anniversary of its debut in 1987.

From celebrated director Rob Reiner (The Bucket List) and Oscar®-winning screenwriter William Goldman (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid) comes "an enchanting fantasy" (Time) filled with adventure, romance and plenty of "good-hearted fun" (Roger Ebert).  Featuring a spectacular cast that includes Robin Wright (Forrest Gump), Cary Elwes (No Strings Attached), Mandy Patinkin ("Homeland") and Billy Crystal (When Harry Met Sally). Click through to see the cast then and now!

Billy Crystal
Carol Kane
Wallace Shawn
Christopher Guest
Cary Elwes and Robin Wright
Mandy Patinkin
Chris Sarandon
Fred Savage
In celebration of the anniversary event, all who wear their best pirate or princess costume will receive $2 off admission.

Rated PG for Adventure Violence, Brief Language, and Mild Sexual Themes
1987 - Family Adventure Comedy - 98 Minutes

Doors open at 6:00 PM for pre-movie fun.

1 comment:

  1. Great fun. My daughter and I loved it!!!
    Please consider showing it again next year.