Friday, October 17

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Cary Elwes, As You Wish

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Presented by Porter Square Books

Tickets $26, includes copy of As You Wish and admission to the reading. Tickets on sale now at PorterSquareBooks.com. Additional companion tickets available for $5 each with purchase of book. Pre-order your signed copy now at PorterSquareBooks.com.

Cary Elwes, As You WishFrom 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.

The Princess Bride has been a family favorite for close to three decades. Ranked by the American Film Institute as one of the top 100 Greatest Love Stories and by the Writers Guild of America as one of the top 100 screenplays of all time, The Princess Bride will continue to resonate with audiences for years to come.

Cary ElwesCary Elwes was inspired to share his memories and give fans an unprecedented look into the creation of the film while participating in the twenty-fifth anniversary cast reunion. In As You Wish he has created an enchanting experience; in addition to never-before seen photos and interviews with his fellow cast mates, there are plenty of set secrets, backstage stories, and answers to lingering questions about off-screen romances that have plagued fans for years.

With a foreword by Rob Reiner and a limited edition original poster by acclaimed artist Shepard Fairey, As You Wish is a must-have for all fans of this beloved film.
 
 
Don’t miss the Brattle’s screenings of THE PRINCESS BRIDE, October 17–19, with introduction by Cary Elwes on Friday 10/17 (schedule permitting). Click here for details

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