The Princess Bride: Film Guide

A film guide that looks at 'The Princess Bride' (1987) to explore narration
A film guide that looks at 'The Princess Bride' (1987) to explore narration




Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at The Princess Bride (1987), which takes apart the traditional damsel-in-distress story and puts it back together again. A classic for children of all ages.


This guide is useful for exploring topics including Literacy in addition to highlighting themes surrounding storytelling, folk and fairy tales and love and relationships.

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  • English
  • Literacy

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