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Summary A young boy listens to while his grandfather reads him the adventures of Buttercup (Wright), the most beautiful woman in the world, and Westly (Elwes), the man she loves, in the fairy-tale kingdom of Florin. [MGM]

Directed By: Rob Reiner

The Princess Bride

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
78
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 308 User Ratings
8.5
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Summary A young boy listens to while his grandfather reads him the adventures of Buttercup (Wright), the most beautiful woman in the world, and Westly (Elwes), the man she loves, in the fairy-tale kingdom of Florin. [MGM]

Directed By: Rob Reiner

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
78
80% Positive
16 Reviews
20% Mixed
4 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
78
80% Positive
16 Reviews
20% Mixed
4 Reviews
0% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 308 User Ratings
8.5
87% Positive
269 Ratings
11% Mixed
34 Ratings
2% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 308 User Ratings
8.5
87% Positive
269 Ratings
11% Mixed
34 Ratings
2% Negative
5 Ratings

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Production Company Act III Communications, Buttercup Films Ltd., The Princess Bride Ltd.
Release Date Sep 25, 1987
Duration 1 h 38 m
Rating PG
Tagline The story of a man and a woman who lived happily ever after. Even though the courtship almost killed them.
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
• 2 Wins & 4 Nominations
American Comedy Awards, USA
2 Nominations