Still from The Princess Bride

Family Flicks Film Series: The Princess Bride

Co-presented by the UCLA Film & Television Archive

When the beautiful Princess Buttercup is kidnapped by agents of the villainous Prince Humperdinck, a series of madcap escapades unfold. This comic fairy tale of intrigue, revenge, and true love tweaks the conventions of fantasy adventure. (1987, Dir: Rob Reiner, 35mm, color, 101 min.)

Family Flicks Film Series

UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum have teamed up for a matinee screening series of new and classic family-friendly films from around the world.


Location: Billy Wilder Theater
Ticketing: Tickets are required and available at the Box Office one hour before the program. General admission tickets are available one per person on a first come, first served basis following member ticketing. Early arrival is recommended.
HAMMER PLUS Benefit: Members receive priority ticketing (until 15 minutes before the program) by skipping the general admission line and can choose their seats, subject to availability.
Parking:  Under the museum, $3 flat rate on weekends (cash only)

Food and drink may not be carried into the Billy Wilder Theater. Read our food, bag check, and photo policies.

Hammer Kids and Family Flicks are made possible, in part, through the generosity of supporters and friends of the Hammer Museum’s Kids’ Art Museum Project (K.A.M.P.), a family fundraiser. Additional support is provided by the Westwood Neighborhood Council.