'princess Bride' At 25

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A quiz about the cult favorite movie on the 25th anniversary of its U. S. Release.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The title character's given name is:
    • A. 

      Buttercup

    • B. 

      Daisy

    • C. 

      Lilybelle

    • D. 

      Rosebud

  • 2. 
    Westley's response to any request by Buttercup is:
    • A. 

      "As you wish"

    • B. 

      "Do it yourself"

    • C. 

      "I know not how"

    • D. 

      "I live to please"

  • 3. 
    When Westley fails to return from seeking his fortune, it is thought that he:
    • A. 

      Eloped with his cousin Delilah

    • B. 

      Was eaten by shrieking eels

    • C. 

      Was forced to join the king's regiment

    • D. 

      Was killed by the Dread Pirate Roberts

  • 4. 
    The masked man tells Buttercup, "Life is____________, princess."
    • A. 

      For lovers

    • B. 

      Just a dream

    • C. 

      Never enough

    • D. 

      Pain

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not a hazard of the Fire Swamp?
    • A. 

      Flame spurts

    • B. 

      Floating spectres of doom

    • C. 

      Lightning sand

    • D. 

      Rodents of Unusual Size

  • 6. 
    The killer of Inigo Montoya's father can be identified by his:
    • A. 

      Birthmark that looks like a rabbit

    • B. 

      Mismatched eyes

    • C. 

      Six-fingered hand

    • D. 

      Z-shaped scar

  • 7. 
    Montoya and Fezzig seek Miracle Max's help because Westley:
    • A. 

      Has become invisible

    • B. 

      Is mostly dead

    • C. 

      Speaks only in rhyme

    • D. 

      Thinks he is a pirate

  • 8. 
    The narrative has a bracketing device that presents 'The Princess Bride' as:
    • A. 

      A ballad sung by a troubadour to the chilly object of his affection

    • B. 

      A story read by an old man to his ailing grandson

    • C. 

      A story told in ancient scrolls found in castle ruins

    • D. 

      A story told by a princess trying to delay her execution

  • 9. 
    Robin Wright (Buttercup) was in the cast of what TV show?
    • A. 

      "Dynasty"

    • B. 

      "Facts of Life"

    • C. 

      "Santa Barbara"

    • D. 

      "Silver Spoons"

  • 10. 
    Cary Elwes (Westley) later had a title role as what movie hero?
    • A. 

      Robin

    • B. 

      Robin Hood

    • C. 

      The Rocketeer

    • D. 

      Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner

  • 11. 
    Robin Wright would change her screen name after marrying what actor?
    • A. 

      Antonio Banderas

    • B. 

      Dennis Hopper

    • C. 

      Timothy Hutton

    • D. 

      Sean Penn

  • 12. 
    William Goldman, who wrote the screenplay from his novel, has won two Academy Awards, for the screenplays of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and ...
    • A. 

      "All the President's Men"

    • B. 

      "Marathon Man"

    • C. 

      "Rocky"

    • D. 

      "The Sting"

  • 13. 
    The movie's songs were written by the lead singer of ...
    • A. 

      Dire Straits

    • B. 

      Oingo Boingo

    • C. 

      Pet Shop Boys

    • D. 

      Talking Heads

  • 14. 
    The No. 1 movie in the United States on the opening weekend of "The Princess Bride" was:
    • A. 

      "Dirty Dancing"

    • B. 

      "Fatal Attraction"

    • C. 

      "Stakeout"

    • D. 

      "Three Men and a Baby"

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