The Princess Bride 20th Anniversary Edition (R1) in November
MGM Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of The Princess Bride (20th Anniversary Edition) on 13th November 2007 priced at $19.98 SRP. This timeless and enchanting fairytale directed by Rob Reiner and written by William Goldman returns to Region 1 DVD just 18-months after the 2-Disc CE release which is reviewed here.
Features on this 20th Anniversary Edition are “all-new” but not terribly exciting…
- English DD5.1 Surround
- English, French and Spanish subtitles
- True Love and High Adventure: The Official Princess Bride DVD Video Game - Produced by Worldwide Biggies, the game leaves behind the simple text-based, slideshow nature of most DVD games, and transforms the film’s favourite live action actors into fully animated characters in a graphic novel type setting. “The Official Princess Bride DVD Game” begins during Episode Two after Vizzini, Montoya and Fezzik kidnap Princess Buttercup. Players will assume the role of their favourite characters in a series of interactive challenges and will be rewarded with gems for completing an activity or for receiving an exceptional score. New content, extras and gems can be redeemed at www.princessbridegame.com.
- Princess Bride: The Untold Tales Featurette
- The Art of Fencing Featurette
- Fairytales and Folklore Featurette
None of the extras found on previous releases are listed for this release.