Posts tagged "the princess bride"

Is “The Princess Bride” Broadway’s Next Big Hit?

I have a confession to make. I’ve never seen “The Princess Bride.” I know, I know. By the time I realized it was a cultural obsession, I’d narrowly missed about a million group viewings of it, with plans always having changed at the last minute. I kind of feel like I’m missing out on some national treasure,…

By: Claire Hannum / November 13, 2013

As You Wished: A “Game Of Thrones”/”Princess Bride” Mashup

I’m sorry, you weren’t expecting the “Game of Thrones”-inspired video parodies, mashups and cat comparisons to stop, were you? Because the internet never tires, didn’t you hear??!! Above, Peter Faulk reads a young Fred Savage an epic tale about fencing, fighting, torture, giants, monsters, true love, set in a land where winter is always coming. So good…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 17, 2013

Inconceivable! There’s Going To Be A “Princess Bride” Board Game

This is just concept art right now, the final design is TBD but Game Salute is currently developing a Princess Bride board game. They write, “In order to do justice to the entire story, The Princess Bride: The Board Game is comprised of individual scenes, with each scene presenting a mini-game that advances players through the central story.  This allows player…

By: The Mary Sue / February 24, 2013

Princess Buttercup Totally Crushed On Wesley In Real Life

You guys, can you believe that “The Princess Bride” is 25 years old? It’s easily one of my favorite movies — and, actually, I really love the book too — that I can watch over and over again. Rob Reiner, Robin Wright, and Cary Elwes (who, sniff, is just not as dashing as he used…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 3, 2012

Star Couplings: Jennifer Aniston Scores With Sex And The City Hottie

Jennifer Aniston might have a serious new boyfriend in Sex and the City‘s Jason Lewis. The two are apparently practically living together. We’re going to go to hell for saying this, but he may be hotter than Brad Pitt. Seriously, we didn’t even try to find the sexiest picture of him — it just happened!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 3, 2008