The Princess Bride (1987) Poster


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The Princess Bride Game (2008) (Video Game)
Based on the same novel.
The Princess Bride (2012) (Short)
Based on the same novel.


Yojimbo (1961)
My Dinner with Andre (1981)
Wallace Shawn says "inconceivable" in both films. In "My Dinner with Andre", it means what he thinks it means.
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983) (TV Series)
A He-Man toy can be seen in the grandson's room.

Referenced in 

Designing Women: Great Expectations (1988) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny (1988) (Video Game)
A sign reads "Beware, Rodents of Unusual Size"
The Chronic Rift: Women in SF (1990) (TV Episode)
this episode's Memorable Moment
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes: Invasion of the Tomato Snatchers (1990) (TV Episode)
Wilbur quotes Inigo Montoya's confrontation line when fighting a tomato.
The Secret of Monkey Island (1990) (Video Game)
When challenging other pirates to a duel, Guybrush always introduces himself with "My name is Guybrush Threepwood. Prepare to die."
Star Trek: The Next Generation: Qpid (1991) (TV Episode)
Robin Hood, while dueling with Sir Guy, says "There's something you should know. I am NOT from Nottingham!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Time of the Apes (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "My name is Inigo Montoya!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Inigo): "I see you are using the Danish counter." Tom (as Wesley): "I though it wise, considering the terrain."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: City Limits (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Hello! I am Inigo Montoya."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Unchained (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom Servo "Hello, My name is Enyago Montoya. You killed my father."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Against the Moon Men (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Have fun storming the castle!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Magic Sword (1992) (TV Episode)
Servo: My Westley will come for me.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Monster A-Go Go (1993) (TV Episode)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Day the Earth Froze (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel (as Vizzini): "Inconceivable! They're gaining on us?!"
The Crush (1993)
At one point, Michael says to Nick, "As you were", a reference to the line "As you wish", repeated by Cary Elwes' character Westley in The Princess Bride.
Larry King Live: Episode dated 27 July 1993 (1993) (TV Episode)
Mel Brooks talks about Cary Elwes impressing him in this film
Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
Several references to Cary Elwes' previous movie role, from costumes to sets to fight choreography.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1993) (TV Episode)
Mike: "He's only *mostly* dead!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Wild World of Batwoman (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Vizzini): "You might think that the iocane powder is in *this* one!"
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf
The Crow (1994)
King's Quest VII: The Princeless Bride (1994) (Video Game)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sword and the Dragon (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Where are the R.O.U.S.s?"
Yakko's World: An Animaniacs Singalong (1994) (Video)
The song "Video Review" says, "The Princess Bride got married to the handsome Prince of Tides which now makes her dad the Fisher King the Father of the Bride."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1995) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Vizzini): "Inconceivable!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1996) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Vizzini): "Inconceivable!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
"The two of you are beginning a strange journey." Crow (as Peter Cook) Mawwige.
Seinfeld: The Bottle Deposit (1996) (TV Episode)
VHS tape in Newman's apartment
The Pandora Directive (1996) (Video Game)
"You killed my father. Prepare to die." said in the secret passage in The Mayan Ruins.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Troll Bride (1997) (TV Episode)
Roland calls Harvey "Farm Boy" throughout the episode
Spice World (1997)
Afula Express (1997)
Gex: Enter the Gecko (1998) (Video Game)
"Have fun storming the castle!"
My Giant (1998)
Quest for Camelot (1998)
numerous references
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Final Sacrifice (1998) (TV Episode)
My Rowsdower will come for me
Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998) (Video Game)
Trapper Town is the home of way too many rats, a man who will speak of a rodent of unusual size and a timely warning about pig rats and mole rats below the town.
The Secret of Mulan (1998) (Video)
At one point, "inconceivable" is said.
Biography: Andre the Giant (1999) (TV Episode)
Fainaru fantajî VIII (1999) (Video Game)
In his speech about fighting "to the pain" he mentions removal of the tongue and eyes. In Final Fantasy VIII there is a magic called Pain which causes Blindness and Silence.
The Contract (1999)
mentioned and quoted
The Book That Wrote Itself (1999)
talked about in the movie
Spaced: Beginnings (1999) (TV Episode)
Tim's line "Skip to the end" is given the exact same inflection and delivery as Prince Humperdink's (Chris Sarandon) during the wedding scene.
The Powerpuff Girls: Dream Scheme/You Snooze, You Lose (1999) (TV Episode)
In "Dream Scheme", the whole story is narrated & said in rhyme. At one point, the Professor says, "I mean it," to which Bubbles responds, "Anybody want a peanut? " This is the same rhyme that Vizzini & Fezzik say in "The Princess Bride".
Best in Show (2000)
Scott and Stefan have a dog named Tyrone, named for Christopher Guest's character in the Princess Bride
Corky Romano (2001)
Touched by an Angel: The Princeless Bride (2002) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
EV Nova (2002) (Video Game)
Gilmore Girls: Teach Me Tonight (2002) (TV Episode)
Jess quotes the films famous line ''as you wish'' to Rory
Scooby-Doo (2002)
The Gamers (2002) (Video)
Mark saying 'Have fun storming the castle!' when leaving the gaming session.
Alex & Emma (2003)
Polina's grandmother falls over dead while laughing much like Vizzini in Reiner's earlier movie The Princess Bride
Jason vs. Sadako (2003) (Short)
referenced in cartoon
Love Actually (2003)
When Colin Firth and Lúcia Moniz are in the lake, she says "don't disturb the eels," a reference to the Shrieking Eels and a line from The Princess Bride (1987).
Crash Nitro Kart (2003) (Video Game)
Nitrous Oxide quotes "Inconceivable!"
Hellboy (2004)
Hellboy says: "You killed my father, your ass is mine! "
Burning Annie (2004)
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Two cuts to Elle Driver's face, on the left and right cheeks.
Angel: The Girl in Question (2004) (TV Episode)
Illyria says to Wesley, "As you wish" which is what the character Wesley says to Buttercup repeatedly in The Princess Bride to show he loved her.
Shrek 2 (2004)
When Shrek, Donkey and Puss are riding through the castle to stop Charming from kissing Fiona, Puss leaps off Donkey's back to fight and delay the guards chasing them. Shrek and Donkey stop but Puss tells Shrek to "Go, get your woman" then turns to face the guards saying "Time to repay my debt". This scene is a reference to a scene in "The Princess Bride" (1987) with Puss saying the identical lines that Inigo Montoya says (also in a very strong Spanish accent) allowing Westley to rescue Buttercup from her wedding to Prince Humperdinck.
VeggieTales: Sumo of the Opera (2004) (Video)
The sumo announcer debates if "inconceivable" is a word
The West Wing: The Hubbert Peak (2004) (TV Episode)
Josh refers to ROUS' (Rodents Of Unusual Size)
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius: Lights! Camera! Danger! (2004) (TV Episode)
A movie parody and/or quote reference.
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
The "leeches" scene in A Series of Unfortunate Events is a direct reference to the "shrieking eels" scene in The Princess Bride
Mirrormask (2005)
a white-faced character in a monastic cowl and robes talks about someone having destroyed "The Pit of Despair" (an obvious allusion to the torturous albino played by Mel Smith who operated said "pit" in the Rob Reiner film)
John Pinette: I Say Nay Nay (2005) (Video)
"Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
The Helix... Loaded (2005)
Same dialogue: " My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father prepare to die."
Sith Apprentice (2005) (Short)
Count Dooku uses the famous "I'm not left-handed" gambit/dialogue from the movie.
Jade Empire (2005) (Video Game)
A character asks the player for feedback after inflicting pain. "And remember, this is for posterity..."
Robot Chicken: S&M Present (2005) (TV Episode)
"My name is Joey Fatone. You killed my friends. Prepare to die."
Patriot Act: A Jeffrey Ross Home Movie (2005)
joke about a guy's name ends with "You killed my father. Prepare to die."
The Office: The Fire (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.27 (2005) (TV Episode)
clue in "The Great & Near-Great" category alludes to film's "My name is Inigo Montoya" dialogue with "My name is Inigo de Onaz y Loyola ... Prepare to pray!"
The Family Stone (2005)
while playing charades this movie is mentioned
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
How I Met Your Mother: Drumroll, Please (2006) (TV Episode)
When Ted and Victoria choose fake identities, Victoria chooses Buttercup
American Dad!: With Friends Like Steve's (2006) (TV Episode)
The Battle of Wits between Steve and Barry is a remake of the Battle of Wits between the Man in Black and Vizzini
Psych: Woman Seeking Dead Husband: Smokers Okay, No Pets (2006) (TV Episode)
Shawn mentions the "Dread Pirate Wilcroft," a reference to the Dread Pirate Roberts.
Stargate: Atlantis: The Return: Part 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
Sheppard tries to quote from Princess Bride, even adding, "good movie". However, the quote is actually from the book, not the movie.
Stargate: Atlantis: Irresponsible (2006) (TV Episode)
Lucius mentions getting on Sheppard's shoulders and putting a cloak on to scare the Gennai away, just as Andre the giant did.
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
both contain Prince Humperdink, and Wallace Shawn appears in both movies
The Office: Phyllis' Wedding (2007) (TV Episode)
Michael quotes a line from the wedding scene of The Princess Bride.
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: Turn Around Bright Eyes (2007) (TV Episode)
This is inconceivable
Aída: Así en el cielo como en la tienda (2007) (TV Episode)
Fidel paraphrases the line "Hello. My name is Fidel Martínez. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
Entourage: The Prince's Bride (2007) (TV Episode)
episode title
Cuenta atrás: Antiguo matadero de Navalafuente, 15:35 horas (2007) (TV Episode)
DVD rented by Bárbara Lennie's character.
Naturally, Sadie: The Jacqueline Princess Bride (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
New York City Serenade (2007)
mentioned when talking about Wallace Shawn
Gossip Girl (2007) (TV Series)
Cyrus (Wallace Shawn) refers to Blair Waldorf (Leighton Meester) as 'The Princess Bride' several times during her engagement/wedding that takes place in Season 4 of Gossip Girl.
Eureka: A Night in Global Dynamics (2007) (TV Episode)
Taggart: "He fell victim to one of the classic blunders! Never go in against an Austrailian when death is on the line."
NCIS: Identity Crisis (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Tony, when they find out Kamul is just another alias, and that other people have been using the name Kamul just like people used the name Dread Pirate Roberts in Princess Bride
The Mighty Boosh: Party (2007) (TV Episode)
"Prepare to die"
The Mighty Boosh: The Chokes (2007) (TV Episode)
Both Jurgen Haabemaster and the Dread Pirate Roberts believe that "Life is Pain". The Dread Pirate Roberts, however, does not believe, as Jurgen does, that "Suicide is Freedom". Indeed, the Dread Pirate Roberts warns Buttercup that stabbing herself in the heart to escape a marriage to Prince Humperdink would be a desecration.
The Princess Bride: The Untold Tales (2007) (Video)
Clips shown
Scrubs: My Princess (2008) (TV Episode)
The entire episode is an homage to The Princess Bride. Also, when Dr. Cox (as the knight) begins fighting the Maiden's monster, he says "My name is Percival Cox, you're killing my friend, prepare to die." a variation on a famous line from that film.
Golgotha (2008)
in an intertitle.
Fallout 3 (2008) (Video Game)
A character asks the player for feedback after inflicting pain. "And remember, this is for posterity..."
Gears of War 2 (2008) (Video Game)
One of the achievements quotes Miracle Max's line "Have fun storming the castle"
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 - The Criminal Projective (2008) (Video Game)
When Strong Bad as Dangeresque aims his gun at Homestar as Uzi Bazooka after Senor Cardgage as Dadgeresque is killed, he rather embellishes on the "You killed my father" quote from this movie
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Nightman Cometh (2008) (TV Episode)
Dee tells Charlie that he keeps using a word he seems to not know the meaning of.
Merlin: The Labyrinth of Gedref (2008) (TV Episode)
This episode references the poisoned goblet scene (known as 'Battle of Wits') from "The Princess Bride".
QI: France (2009) (TV Episode)
Answer to the question: which film did Andre the Giant appear in?
The Office: Lecture Circuit: Part 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Michael imitates the speech impediment of the vicar from "The Princess Bride."
I Love You, Man (2009)
Prince Humperdink and The Impressive Clergyman's lines are quoted
The Einstein Factor: 2009 Series A: Heat 8 (2009) (TV Episode)
Chosen by Rohan Fenwick as his special subject.
Crank: High Voltage (2009)
The line "you killed my brother, motherfucker, prepare to die!" is a reference to Inigo's famous line.
The Einstein Factor: 2009 Series A: Playoff 3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Chosen by Rohan Fenwick as his special subject.
I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009)
mentioned and quoted
The Third Testament: The Antichrist and the Harlot (2009)
During the Russian Roulette scene, Angus mentions the Princes Bride to Kalani.
Sanctuary: End of Nights: Part 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Henry sees off the team by saying "Have fun storming the castle"
Melrose Place: Shoreline (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
NCIS: Good Cop, Bad Cop (2009) (TV Episode)
Ziva's and Daniel's 'I don't want to shoot you. I don't want to die' echoes an exchange between Inigo & the 'Man in Black'
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.26 (2009) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $2,000 clue in the category "Stars by Movie Roles"
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
The pawnbroker (Wallace Shawn) offers Jack some iocaine powder but then reconsiders, saying, "It's very poisonous." In "The Princess Bride," iocaine powder is what killed Vizzini, Shawn's character in that film.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.85 (2010) (TV Episode)
Billy Crystal mentions that he had a small role in the film
Mass Effect 2 (2010) (Video Game)
Shepard's comment to the C-Sec guard that he was "only mostly dead" is a directly from the movie.
Greek: Take Me Out (2010) (TV Episode)
Rebecca and Evan watch that movie on their date and Rebecca says she had never seen it before.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.117 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Flick Arrr!"
Ben 10: Alien Force: Vendetta (2010) (TV Episode)
When Kevin first confronts Ragnarok, his father's murderer, he says "My name is Kevin Ethan Levin. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
Fringe: Brown Betty (2010) (TV Episode)
Walters story telling to Ella is an immitation of the exchange between the story told to his grandson, by Peter Falk
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Semifinal 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Movie Title Fill In the Blank"
Doctor Who: The Big Bang (2010) (TV Episode)
The Doctor tells Rory that Amy is only "mostly dead."
Sherlock: A Study in Pink (2010) (TV Episode)
The scene with Sherlock and the villain playing a game of intellectual chess with two containers, one containing a poison, closely resembles the scene The Princess Bride where the Dread Pirate Roberts challenges Vizzini to a duel using two goblets, one of which is poisoned.
VeggieTales: Sweetpea Beauty (2010) (TV Movie)
the "mixing up the poisons" bit
Fallout: New Vegas (2010) (Video Game)
With the Wild Wasteland trait, rodents of unusual size can be encountered in various places.
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Rob Reiner says that this film should be on the registry which eventually did in 2016.
G.I. Joe: Renegades: Brothers of Light (2011) (TV Episode)
Tunnel Rat puts his fingers in his ears and says, "Humperdink Humperdink."
In Plain Sight: Love in the Time of Colorado (2011) (TV Episode)
Two characters quote lines from the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Justin Timberlake/Lady Gaga (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced on "What's That Name?"
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Duke: "Those are some rodents of unusually large size"
Bite Marks (2011)
Carey mentions the film.
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part I (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part II (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part III (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part IV (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part V (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part VI (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part VII (2011) (TV Episode)
Angry Joe pretends to be Inigo Montoya
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Athos says, "Anyone who says differently is a fool or is selling something," echoing Westley's line to Buttercup in "The Princess Bride."
The Nostalgia Chick: Chick Flicks! Sleepless in Seattle vs. When Harry Met Sally (2011) (TV Episode)
Often referred to as a chick flick
Suburban Knights (2011) (Video)
Angry Joe is dressed as Inigo Montoya, and Todd is the Dread Pirate Roberts
Psych: This Episode Sucks (2011) (TV Episode)
Lassiter mentions slowly building up a tolerance to Chloroform over the last 15 years, similarly Wesley built up an immunity to Iocane powder over the last several years just in case.
Jeopardy!: 2011 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal Game 4 (2011) (TV Episode)
Answer to question in Characters From Movies category
Saturday Night Live: Jason Segel/Florence and the Machine (2011) (TV Episode)
In "Andé the Giant Chooses an Ice Cream Flavor," Andre the Giant (Jason Segel) wears the same costume he wore as Fezzik in "The Princess Bride,"
Legendary Odyssey (2011) (Short)
Merchant yells after the heroes to "have fun storming the castle".
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.53 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jason Reitman mentions directing a live reading of the film's screenplay
Brute Squad (2011) (TV Series)
Name references quote from film
Family Guy: Meg and Quagmire (2012) (TV Episode)
Grandpa reading to kid
Phineas and Ferb: Excaliferb! (2012) (TV Episode)
After Carl finishes reading the story, Major Monogram asks, "Maybe you could come back and read it to me again tomorrow?" The grandson asks the same question of the grandfather in "The Princess Bride."
The Finder: A Cinderella Story (2012) (TV Episode)
quoted in dialogue
Adventure Time: Ghost Princess (2012) (TV Episode)
Jake says to Ghost Princess and Clarence "Have fun storming the castle" when they go to the afterlife which references what Miracle Max says to the main characters from this movie.
Nikita: Clean Sweep (2012) (TV Episode)
When Alex is going to destroy the old silo generator, Birkhoff says, "Have fun storming the castle." Miracle Max says the same thing to Westley and Inigo Montoya as they go to save the Princess from Humperdinck.
The Office: Last Day in Florida (2012) (TV Episode)
In a talking head segment, Oscar uses reverse psychology on himself and then realizes, "I'm Wallace Shawn in 'The Princess Bride'!"
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 10 80's Cartoon Intros (2012) (TV Episode)
Poster shown when Hewy discusses '80s movies.
All or Nothing (2012) (Short)
filmSPARK chose "As you wish" as the line of dialogue to honor the 25th Anniversary of The Princess Bride.
Family Guy: Ratings Guy (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned that Cary Elwes was in a mask in one of his movies
The Mindy Project: Halloween (2012) (TV Episode)
Josh dresses as Inigo Montoya.
Castle: The Final Frontier (2012) (TV Episode)
Beckett tells Esposito to find out where the laser gun comes from and he replies "as you wish" which is Westley's way of telling Buttercup "I love you."
Happy Endings: No-Ho-Ho (2012) (TV Episode)
Dave mentions Inigo Montoya.
The Perfect Wedding (2012)
Roy's book reminds Paul of The Princess Bride.
At the Offices of Glee (2013) (Short)
Artie: "[Christopher Guest] killed that Spanish dude's father!"
Supernatural: LARP and the Real Girl (2013) (TV Episode)
Charlie quotes the film, saying 'have fun storming the castle'
The Vampire Diaries: A View to a Kill (2013) (TV Episode)
Stefan Salvatore tells Rebekah that "Westley slays giant rats for love."
RuPaul's Drag Race: The Final Three, Hunty (2013) (TV Episode)
RuPaul calls Jinkx Monsoon's runway look: "fairy princess bride."
The Congress (2013)
Robin is primarily known for having played this character in her past and is called "Princess" by some characters.
Monsters University (2013)
While having a dream, Mike says: "I know you're a princess and I'm just a stable boy."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.165 (2013) (TV Episode)
Billy Crystal mentions showing the film to his grandchildren
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark Schlereth lists his top 5 movies since 1986
How I Met Your Mother: Last Time in New York (2013) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned frequently throughout the whole of this episode. Marshall and Ted citing famous lines of Inigo Montoya during their sword fight, as well tries Lily when she is fighting with Robin. Robin also mentions Mandy Patinkin several times as being a magical phrase attracting old people. She and Barney use it to gather their elderly relatives.
Saturday Night Live: Miley Cyrus (2013) (TV Episode)
Cecily references the Dread Pirate Roberts in a Weekend Update story.
Drop Dead Diva: Trust Me (2013) (TV Episode)
Grayson mentions a case of flight attendant who removed a passenger from airplane for wearing a shirt that read the line "My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die".
The Big Bang Theory: The Workplace Proximity (2013) (TV Episode)
Raj mentions that he and Howard watched "The Princess Bride" the previous night. When Howard asks Raj not to do something, Raj says 'As you wish' echoing Westley's repeated response to Buttercup's demands in the film.
Once Upon a Time: Good Form (2013) (TV Episode)
After Hook and Emma kiss, she tells him not to follow her. To wait 5 minutes and gather firewood or something. Hook responds with "As you wish." A phrase that Westley aka the Dread Pirate Roberts uses in The Princess Bride.
The Cinema Snob: Little Red Riding Hood and the Monsters (2013) (TV Episode)
"I'm sure the witch is going to send for Rodents of Unusual Size."
Parks and Recreation: Recall Vote (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie and Ben dress up as Buttercup and Westley, respectively, for Halloween.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Wish List: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
A VHS tape of this movie was seen in one of the old Christmas cataloge books.
Raising Hope: Thrilla in Natesvilla (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy quotes Inigo Montoya while he and Sabrina watch the couple fencing.
King of the Nerds: In Search of a King (2014) (TV Episode)
Robert Carradine mentions this movie by name
Film '72: Episode dated 19 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Kevin Maher says Winter's Tale (2014) is a sort of mix between Showgirls (1995) and this movie
Bad Johnson (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014) (Video Game)
Various characters appear.
Honest Trailers: The Wolf of Wall Street (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Lab Rats: Taken (2014) (TV Episode)
Donald's vocalized intellectual struggle to determine whether or not the bionic kids have trapped him inside a high voltage barrier mimics Vizzini's vocalized intellectual struggle to determine which drinking cup contains poison.
Game of Thrones: The Mountain and the Viper (2014) (TV Episode)
The duel between Oberyn "Red Viper" Martell and Gregor "the Mountain" Clegane is a nod to the duel between Inigo Montoya and Rugen. Oberyn keeps demanding that Gregor admits killing his sister and her kids, annoying Gregor, similarly to Inigo's repeated line that annoys Rugen.
Suits: One-Two-Three Go... (2014) (TV Episode)
Harvey tells Mike "I don't think it means what you think it means", to which Mike replies using the word "inconceivable'.
Hot in Cleveland: I Just Met the Man I'm Going to Marry (2014) (TV Episode)
Melanie's favorite movie
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Liev Schreiber/Rob Reiner/Gabriel Iglesias (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy lists some of Rob Reiner's work
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Robin Wright/Josh Charles/Weezer (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy lists some of Robin Wright's movies
Anime Abandon: Fatal Fury: Double Impact (2014) (TV Episode)
"This is like if Indigo Montoya forgot if his father's killer had five fingers or six."
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
Dialogue describes the different ways Ava appears to different men: to Dwight, she is the Princess Bride.
BoJack Horseman: One Trick Pony (2014) (TV Episode)
Bojack mentions the film after discovering that Wallace Shawn will be playing him in a movie.
Adult Beginners (2014)
Jake suggests to Justine to watch the movie "The Princess Bride".
The Mysteries of Laura: The Mystery of the Sex Scandal (2014) (TV Episode)
When max refers to something Wallace Shawn's character does as "inconceivable".
Supernatural: Reichenbach (2014) (TV Episode)
Dean repeats the "Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya" quote.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Ewan McGregor/Charles Barkley/Wilco (2014) (TV Episode)
Wrong guess by Jeff Tweedy during charades
Film '72: Episode dated 17 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Danny Leigh when reviewing Into the Woods (2014)
Matzav Ha'Uma: Episode #8.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
Lior suggests a movie with the line "Hello, my name is Yuval Rabin, you killed my father, prepare to die"
Baby Daddy: I See Crazy People (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8565 (2015) (TV Episode)
Chesney and Sinead plan to watch the film.
Nostalgia Critic: Mamma Mia! (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster shown.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Mary J. Blige/Stephen Amell/MisterWives (2015) (TV Episode)
Stephen Amell mentions Mandy Patinkin and Inigo Montoya
The Simpsons: The Princess Guide (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Muck (2015)
Mentioned in dialogue
Deep Web (2015)
Excerts used to explain the nickname of Dread Pirate Roberts ,
Workaholics: Trivia Pursuits (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Book of the Damned (2015) (TV Episode)
Dread Pirate Roberts mentioned
The Goldbergs: As You Wish (2015) (TV Episode)
Adam recreates scenes from the movie, and uses it as inspiration during his fencing match.
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8629 (2015) (TV Episode)
David references the film's title.
The Flash: Grodd Lives (2015) (TV Episode)
Cisco refers to R.O.U.S.es.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 17 July 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Tim Kurkjian says he likes this movie
Honest Game Trailers: Guitar Hero (2015) (TV Episode)
"I don't think it means what you think it means"
Face Off: Frightful Fiction (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Geeks Who Drink: Jonathan Sadowski vs. Lenny Jacobson (2015) (TV Episode)
Guilder is mentioned as being a country from the film
Nostalgia Critic: The Smurfs (2015) (TV Episode)
"Think Lord of the Rings meets The Princess Bride."
Honest Game Trailers: Metal Gear Solid (2015) (TV Episode)
Inigo Montoya mentioned
The Big Bang Theory: The Perspiration Implementation (2015) (TV Episode)
Howard mentions the movie by name.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Saw (2015) (TV Episode)
another film starring Cary Elwes
Awkward.: Say No to the Dress (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jenna
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Bryan Cranston/Rachel Maddow/Andrea Bocelli (2015) (TV Episode)
During the Screen Grabs segment, Jimmy imitates Inigo Montoya's famous line while wearing a wig and fake mustache
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Elizabeth Banks/Jon Glaser/Tim McGraw (2015) (TV Episode)
In the NFL Superlatives segment, Jimmy suggests the line "Hello, my name is Kristjan Sokoli. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
The Flash: Gorilla Warfare (2015) (TV Episode)
Cisco planned to take Kendra to see the film at the cinema for their date. He quoted the film when he described it as having "fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love, miracles."
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.53 (2015) (TV Episode)
Adam is asked a question about who played Inigo Montoya during his Cash Builder round.
Galavant: Love and Death (2016) (TV Episode)
Sid comments that Galavant is only "mostly dead."
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Rebel Wilson/Fred Savage/Parson James/Jaleel Bunton (2016) (TV Episode)
Fred Savage mentions his early movie
iZombie: Physician, Heal Thy Selfie (2016) (TV Episode)
Liv says, "Never start a land war in Asia."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Clive Owen/Nia Vardalos/Jimmy Carr (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions that Ted Cruz is a fan of the movie
Supernatural: Red Meat (2016) (TV Episode)
Dean, talking about Sam: "He was just mostly dead". In The Princess Bride, Miracle Max, discussing Westley: "It just so happens that your friend here is only MOSTLY dead. There's a big difference between mostly dead and all dead. Mostly dead is slightly alive".
Face Off: Sinister Showdown: Part 1 (2016) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
The Goldbergs: Rush (2016) (TV Episode)
Adam wears a Fezzik t-shirt.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Chadwick Boseman/Carol Kane/Mike Posner/Mark Guiliana (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Carol Kane
The Flash: Rupture (2016) (TV Episode)
Cisco tells Rupture that he is "Princess Briding" him and refers to him as "Inigo."
Mr. Robot: eps2.3_logic-b0mb.hc (2016) (TV Episode)
Username 'dread_pirate_roberts' seen on a login page.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 21 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Trey Wingo
Elementary: Ill Tidings (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Moana (2016)
Moana repeatedly proclaims her name and intentions, mimicking Inigo Montoya's famed speech.
Legends of Tomorrow: Invasion! (2016) (TV Episode)
Nate says, "Have fun storming the castle." Cisco objects to him using the film against him.
Good Behavior: Beautiful Things Deserve Beautiful Things (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Letty to Javier in car on road trip
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.62 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Every Move You Make" category
Filmbarátok Podcast: Episode #1.112 (2016) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
This Is Us: Three Sentences (2017) (TV Episode)
Kevin demands a Princess Bride party for his birthday.
The Big Bang Theory: The Allowance Evaporation (2017) (TV Episode)
Raj says that it's his favourite movie
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Beast of Hollow Mountain (2017) (TV Episode)
Crow: "I can't believe I have to marry Prince Humperdinck."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Land Time Forgot (2017) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Vizzini): "The Cliffs of Insanity!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Wizards of the Lost Kingdom II (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom: "My name is Inigo Montoya. I tried to kill your father."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017) (TV Episode)
Crow (as the clergyman): "Mawwige"
Famous in Love: Found in Translation (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Cinema Snob: Windy City (2017) (TV Episode)
"Danny, meanwhile, is dressed as Indigo Montoya, the Gay Blade."
Orange Is the New Black: Riot FOMO (2017) (TV Episode)
"Have fun storming the castle."
Life Is Strange: Before the Storm (2017) (Video Game)
Steph bids Chloe farewell with "Have fun storming the castle!"
PWN: Series That Need to Die: PWN #14 (2017) (TV Episode)
Characters are mentioned
Fungeons & Flagons: Ep5 - The Cliffs of Insanity (2017) (TV Episode)
The cast discuss the movie origins of the Cliffs of Insanity.
The Legend of the Gnome (2017) (Video)
You can spot the classic fantasy film on VHS in the video store.
Good Behavior: I Want You to Leave a Person Alive for Once (2017) (TV Episode)
Javier quotes the film. "My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die"
The Flash: Elongated Journey Into Night (2017) (TV Episode)
Harry says "Have fun storming the castle"
Elizabeth Smart: Autobiography: Part 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Elizabeth says the place she was taken in Southern California was like the fire swamp from this movie.
Modern Family: Brushes with Celebrity (2017) (TV Episode)
Billy Crystal says, "Have fun storming the castle."
Golic and Wingo: Episode #1.17 (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Trey Wingo
This Is Us: That'll Be the Day (2018) (TV Episode)
Kevin and Sophie are watching it at Sophie's house.
3 1/2 Stars (2018) (Short)
This film is referenced
The Incantation (2018)
Dialogue "As you wish..."
Scorpion: Gator Done (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Cabe while in a drug-induced state
Super Troopers 2 (2018)
Mentioned in the Fred Savage scene

Featured in 

The Chronic Rift: Play-by-Mail Games (1990) (TV Episode)
holiday gift recommendation
The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996) (TV Special)
I Love the '80s Strikes Back: 1987 (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips from the film are shown while the cast comment on it.
The 100 Greatest Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
In the top 100
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
Employee of the Month (2006)
Zack and Amy watch the film in the store.
Love Is Like a Storybook (2006) (Video)
Clips featured
The Princess Bride: The Untold Tales (2007) (Video)
Making of this film is discussed.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Monsters vs Aliens/The Haunting in Connecticut/12 Rounds (2009) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during the Wrestlers Turned Actors segment
Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)
clip shown when introducing Wallace Shawn
Nostalgia Critic: Conan: Part 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
The "Have fun storming the castle!" clip is shown.
Greek: Pride & Punishment (2010) (TV Episode)
Evan and Rebecca see it at the theatre
Atop the Fourth Wall: JLA: Act of God - Part 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Nostalgia Critic: Free Willy (2010) (TV Episode)
clip from movie is shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: Action Comics #593 (2010) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Fairy Tale Life (2010) (TV Episode)
Hollywood's Top Ten: Fairy Tales (2011) (TV Episode)
Nostalgia Critic: Felix the Cat: The Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Maltin on Movies: Medieval Special 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
The Nostalgia Chick: The Fellowship of the Ring (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned when discussing the impact of fantasy films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.97 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clip included in montage of Robin Wright films
What If (2013)
Wallace and Chantry watch this in a theatre
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
A scene is presented
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Popular heroes presentation.
The Blockbuster Buster: My Favorite Martian (2014) (TV Episode)
plays a clip when he sees Wallace Shawn
No Small Parts: Anne Ramsey (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip shown in opening montage.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Sinnamon #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: Kamandi at Earth's End #6 (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown
PWN: Monster Movies: PWN #2 (2014) (TV Episode)
movie clip is shown
The Goldbergs: As You Wish (2015) (TV Episode)
Adam watches The Princess Bride on TV.
Lost in Adaptation: The Princess Bride (2015) (TV Episode)
Review of the film
Lost in Adaptation: Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: More Fun Comics #73 (2015) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Daddy's Home (2015)
Brad watches this with his family.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Troll 2 in 19 Minutes or Less (2016) (TV Episode)
"When I was your age, television was called books. And this is a special book. It was the book my father used to read to me when I was sick, and...".
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 P#$$ies in Video Games (2016) (TV Episode)
An audio clip plays: "You killed my father. Prepare to die."
This Is Us: Three Sentences (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie is playing at Kevin's tenth birthday party.
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Pirates (2017) (TV Episode)
Dread Pirate Roberts is the #2 pick.
This Is Us: That'll Be the Day (2018) (TV Episode)
Teeanged Kevin and Sophie watch the movie on television.
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
90 Years of Oscar montage
Andre the Giant (2018) (TV Movie)


Spoofed in 

Maniac Mansion: The Prince's Broad (1992) (TV Episode)
The episode is a parody of the film, with all the cast members taking part.
Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero (1992) (Video Game)
The first question the gargoyle asks the hero is "What is your name?". One of the alternative answers is "I am Inigo Montalban". The gargoyle then says "You sold my car. Prepare to fly" - a parody on Inigo Montoya's famous line "You killed my father. Prepare to die".
The Curse of Monkey Island (1997) (Video Game)
The musical sequence "A Pirate I Was Meant To Be" is a takeoff of the rhyming game from this film.
The Jedi Hunter (2002) (Short)
The Mighty Boosh: Journey to the Centre of the Punk (2007) (TV Episode)
After chasing, Howard Moon points his weapon toward his like-minded archenemy and nonchalantly says: "Prepare to die".
Ben 10: Alien Force: Vendetta (2010) (TV Episode)
Kevin spoofs Inigo's line "Hell, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die."
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Cliffhanger (2011) (TV Episode)
As Morgan raises the partition in the limo, he says "As you wish" with the same delivery as Wesley as he's falling down the hill.
How I Met Your Mother: Last Time in New York (2013) (TV Episode)
Lily performs her version of one of the swordfighting scenes from the movie.
Buba Shel Layla: Episode #3.12 (2014) (TV Episode)
"My name is Diego Simeone, you love Barcelona, prepare to die!"
King's Quest (2015) (Video Game)
Mimics the strength, speed and wits competition.
Dudes & Dragons (2015)
Many references, including the climb up the Cliffs of Insanity
Family Guy: Chris Has Got a Date, Date, Date, Date, Date (2016) (TV Episode)
Version with Bill Cosby
Supergirl: Mr. & Mrs. Mxyzptlk (2017) (TV Episode)
Mr. Mxyzptlk refers to Kara as "Buttercup."
Final Space: Chapter One (2018) (TV Episode)
Spoofs the "You killed my father, prepare to die" scene.

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