Tonight marks the end of another Harbourfront Free Flicks series, and — as is the tradition — we’re closing it with the audience’s choice feature.
This year, despite my weekly stumping for Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing, y’all went with The Princess Bride — and did so by a landslide. So that’s what we’ll be showing at 9 pm, for free, down at the WestJet stage.
I can’t honestly say I have a problem with this; it’s a lovely movie, really, and with Jason Reitman using William Goldman’s script for his annual TIFF live reading at TIFF next weekend, it seems like exactly the right time to remind people what real movie magic looks like. Join us?