September 25, 1987
Genre(s): Adventure, Romantic Comedy, Family, Fantasy
When a young boy becomes ill, his grandfather reads him a story that has passed down through the family. It is about a girl, Buttercup, and a young boy, Wesley, who fall in love as children. Wesley can't marry Buttercup so he goes out into the world to seek his fortune. When he returns he discovers that Buttercup has been kidnapped by Prince Humperdink and has been forced to agree to marry him. Wesley, now known as the Dread Pirate Roberts, meets two new friends along the way. Inigo Montoya, a swordsman out looking for the revenge of his fathers death, and Fezzik a well meaning but bumbling giant.The three men must find a way to rescue Buttercup and stop the evil prince.