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As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales From the Making of the Princess Bride

Cary Elwes with Joe Layden
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Touchstone, A division of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2014.
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition
Language
English
ISBN
1476764026, 9781476764023, 1476764042, 9781476764047, 9781476764030 (ebook)
Summary
In a twenty-fifth anniversary, behind-the-scenes account of the making of the cult classic film, the lead actor shares never-before-told stories and exclusive photographs as well as interviews with fellow actors and producers of the film.
Contents
  • Foreword / by Rob Reiner
  • Introduction
  • Meeting Rob
  • Pre-production and meeting Buttercup
  • The table read and meeting Fezzik
  • "En garde!"
  • Wrestling the R.O.U.S in the fire swamp
  • Storming the castle and being mostly dead
  • Rob's traveling circus
  • True wuv
  • Vizzini and Miracle Max
  • A couple of mishaps
  • The greatest swordfight in modern times
  • All good things
  • A fairy tale ending
  • Epilogue / by Norman Lear.
Description
viii, 259 pages, 16 unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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