Mel's Reviews > As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride

As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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really liked it
bookshelves: audio-book, memoir, non-fiction, libby

Simply delightful!
If you're a fan of The Princess Bride and want first hand narration about casting and filming, this is a must read/listen. The audio book, narrated by the Man in Black himself, Cary Elwes, was pitch perfect. Plus, the added bonus of other actors narration like Robin Wright and Mandy Patinkin.
My only quibble was the seemingly obsession about Robin Wright's beauty. Yes, I get it, she's beautiful, and the part required princess-like beauty, but she's more than her beauty, right?
It was so fun to turn on the audio every morning at breakfast. The boys loved it too.
Great family entertainment.
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Reading Progress

October 22, 2014 – Shelved
October 22, 2014 – Shelved as: to-read
October 15, 2019 – Started Reading
October 24, 2019 – Shelved as: audio-book
October 24, 2019 – Shelved as: memoir
October 24, 2019 – Shelved as: non-fiction
October 24, 2019 – Shelved as: libby
October 25, 2019 –
October 25, 2019 – Finished Reading

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