By / / Twenty-five years ago, The Princess Bride performed only so-so at the box office. But as we all know, it’s come to be one of the most beloved films of the 1980s. Recently, actor Mandy Patinkin – now starring in Showtime’s Homeland but back then the Spanish swordsman Inigo Montoya – talked to NPR’s Melissa Block about the film and what it’s like to be part of such a beloved piece of popular culture. Listen to the interview here. And you can read the full transcript here. Via.