E29: The Princess Bride (1987)

E29 Princess Bride

Podcast… Podcast is what bwings us togevvah twoday… Podcast that bwessed awangement where a filmmaker and a comedian adventure through the 80s movies we LOVE and LOVE to HATE. And this episode is true love! E29: The Princess Bride (1987) part one of our anniversary special!

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1987: The Princess Bride

IMDB Says... While home sick in bed, a young boy’s grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.

Deep Cut Recommendations

As we all know, IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes and awesome places like that will always give you some recommendations… People who liked THIS also liked THIS. Your Most Excellent Hosts have their own recommendations, perhaps a bit further off the beaten track.

Nathan recommends a podcast that takes a deep dive into William Goldmans wonderful script for The Princess Bride. Check out Scriptnotes: The Princess Bride. 

While you are at it… check out the newest episode of Voyage Trekkers…. put faces to your favorite podcast guest voices!

Krissy wants you to know that Cary Elwes is perfectly charming as Pierre Disperaux on Psych.

But what she REALLY wants to recommend is Once Upon a Deadpool…

What’s Next?

Next up on the Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast we are celebrating our one year anniversary… belatedly! Nathan and Krissy each picked a favorite. Up first is Nathan’s favorite 80s movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark.

IMDB Says… In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler’s Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.

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