"The Princess Bride" Special Edition DVD Review/Recommendation|
The 2001 release of the Special Edition DVD is a wonderful treat for fans of "The Princess Bride." Cary Elwes and Robin Wright are fantastic in this tale of swashbuckling adventure, pirates, heroes, and true love.
The Princess Bride is the story of Buttercup and her true love, the poor farm boy, Westley. After pledging their undying love, their lives are ripped apart, and Westley is believed to be dead. With sorrow in her heart, Buttercup reluctantly agrees to marry Prince Humperdinck. Before her wedding date, she is kidnapped, eventually to be rescued by a pirate who, unbeknownst to her, is her one true love in disguise. With enough twists and turns to keep audiences of all ages intrigued and entertained, "The Princess Bride" provides romance and entertainment amidst action and adventure, delivering an important message with warmth and humor.