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As you wish : inconceivable tales from the making of The princess bride / Cary Elwes with Joe Layden ; foreword by Rob Reiner.

Elwes, Cary, 1962- (Author). Layden, Joe. (Added Author).
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  • 9 of 9 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 791.43 Elwes Cary (Text) 22960000927722 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Colleton - Main Library 791.43 Elwes, Cary (Text) 3010291913 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - St. George Main Library 791.4372 ELW (Text) 30018004793168 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 791.4372 ELW (Text) 30018004771008 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library 92 Elwes (Text) 33172005705304 Adult Biography Available -
Lancaster - Lancaster Branch 791.437 ELW (Text) 30553103137768 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch 791.4372 ELWES (Text) 33205011110216 Adult Nonfiction Available -
York - Lake Wylie Branch 791.4372 ELWES (Text) 33205010967632 Adult Nonfiction Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch 791.4372 ELWES (Text) 33205011110208 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476764023 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9781476764047 (sc)
  • Physical Description: viii, 259 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First Touchstone hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interviews with costars Robin Wright, Wallace Shawn, Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, and Mandy Patinkin, as well as author and screenwriter William Goldman, producer Norman Lear, and director Rob Reiner.
Subject: Elwes, Cary, 1962-
Princess bride (Motion picture) > History and criticism.

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