10 Years - 100 Movies | 2019 Movies on the Roof

Movies on the Roof is a private movie festival run by Laura Lanford and Thomas Rammer. We screen classic American cinema Tuesday evenings during summer on a rooftop in Printer's Row.

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The Final Season - Week 1: The Princess Bride

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Rob Reiner, 1987

The Princess Bride may not appear in an AFI list of American movies, but it's multi-generational staying power makes it a classic. Director Rob Reiner manages to capture both the earnestness and humor of William Goldman's book by the same name, slyly adding the grandfather/grandson characters to capture the meta-story magic of the novel.

MotR 2019