The Princess Bride (1987)

All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.

Director Rob Reiner’s adaptation of William Goldman’s novel (one of the selections in this year’s Winter Reading Program) features a deep comic cast: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Peter Falk, Billy Crystal, Chris Sarandon, and Christopher Guest.
Read It / Watch It
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
6:30pm @ Central Library

Rob Reiner directs a deep comic cast (Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Peter Falk, Billy Crystal, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest) and delivers a hilarious fairy tale about vengeful swordsmen, a kidnapped princess, pirates, ogres, and the odious Prince Humperdinck. (1987; 98 minutes; PG)

Join Kansas City Public Library readers’ advisory expert (and film enthusiast) Kaite Stover for film screenings and animated conversations centered on quality film versions of books that are official selections of the Stop Me if You’ve Read This One Suggested Readings list. Discussions will immediately follow the film presentation.

These screenings are open to the public. Participants are encouraged (but not required) to read the source book prior to the film screening. No RSVP is necessary. For more information call 816.701.3683 or email kaitestover@kclibrary.org.