Princess Bride (1987) Recast 001

We decided to go back to the old Flicks XRayed catalogue and are re-watching and reviewing The Princess Bride. The Lovely Host Tony is joined by Co-host Screeching Eel Sarah and guests Dread Pirate Joe, Katie the Giant, The Six Fingered Woman Elisa, and The Man in Black Ryan. We play a game of The Price is Right and The Flicks Awesome Lodge Word Game for the coveted princess crown. So tune in as we discuss at length about Epic Sword Fights, Twue Wuve, Andre the Giant and try our hand at recasting the movie and sooo much more. 

Our Ratings

Dread Pirate Joe 4.5

Katie the Giant 5

The Six Fingered Woman Elisa 4.5

The Man in Black Ryan 5

Screeching Eel Sarah 5

The Lovely Tony 5

29/30 96 %

Synopsis and Starring

Synopsis: A fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman and her one true love. He must find her after a long separation and save her. They must battle the evils of the mythical kingdom of Florin to be reunited with each other. Based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience.

Directed by Rob Reiner

Cary Elwes as Westley
Mandy Patinkin as Inigo Montoya
Chris Sarandon as Prince Humperdinck
Wallace Shawn as Vizzini
André the Giant as Fezzik
Robin Wright as The Princess Bride
Fred Savage as The Grandson
Peter Falk as The Grandfather

Game 1

The Figures

Budget$16,000,000 (estimated)
Bonus 1: Opening Weekend$206,243
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings
Critic Ratings
Audience Ratings


Game 2

The Awesome Lodge Word Game

Movies with Robin Wright – Elisa

  1. Forrest Gump
  2. Wonder Woman
  3. Beowulf
  4. Unbreakable
  5. Toys
  6. Nine Lives
  7. A Christmas Carol
  8. Moneyball
  9. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  10. Everest

Movies directed by Rob Reiner – Katie

  1. This is Spinal Tap
  2. Stand By Me
  3. Rumor Has It
  4. When Harry met Sally
  5. Misery
  6. A Few Good Men
  7. The Bucket List
  8. North
  9. Ghosts of the Missiissipi
  10. The Story of Us

Fantasy Movies – Joe

  1. The Hobbit
  2. Alice in Wonderland
  3. Lord of the Rings
  4. Snow White and the Huntsman
  5. Clash of the Titans
  6. The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
  7. Willow
  8. Eragon
  9. Maleficent
  10. Hook

1987 Box Office Topping Movies – Ryan

  1. The Golden Child
  2. Platoon
  3. Lethal Weapon
  4. Predator
  5. The Witches of Eastwick
  6. Dragnet
  7. Fatal Attraction
  8. The Running Man
  9. Three Men and a Baby
  10. Throw Mama From the Train


WestlyChloë Grace MoretzZac EfronTaron EdgertonLatisha Wright/Ruby RoseBen SiscoTaron Edgerton
Princess ButtercupCandice PattonSophie TurnerEmma WatsonDominique Provost-ChalkleyBashirAnya Taylor Joy
Ingo MontoyaChadwick BosemanOscar IsaacSantiago CalatravaOscar IsaacMajor KiraDiego Luna
Prince HumperdinckTimothy HuttonPaul Rudd/ Fred ArmisenTimothy OmundsonTom EllisGul DukatHenry Cavill
VizziniAlan TudykAlan TudykPeter DinklageDanny WoodburnGrand Nagus ZekBill Hader
FezzikDave BautistaDwayne JohnsonJason MomoaDwayne JohnsonJadzia DaxThe Big Show
GrandfatherMaggie SmithRob ReinerMichael CaineMandy PitinkinMoogieBill Nighy
GrandsonMillie Bobby BrownFinn WolfhardNoah SchnappJulien HillardNog

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