United Kingdom: September 25 1987
United States: September 25 1987
Ranking: 4,540 out of 15,990 movies (up 1363)
Ranked #141 in list 'The best movies ever'
A lowly stable boy, Westley, pledges his love to the beautiful Buttercup, only to be abducted and reportedly killed by pirates while Buttercup is betrothed to the evil Prince Humperdinck. Even as Buttercup herself is kidnapped by a giant, a scheming criminal mastermind, and a master Spanish swordsman, a mysterious masked pirate (could it be Westley?) follows in pursuit. As they sail toward the Cliffs of Insanity.