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The current trend in television and film is to reboot anything that was remotely popular or successful over the past 50 years, but that doesn’t mean that reboots ‘should’ happen. After rumours of a possible reboot of the brilliant 1987 Rob Reiner comedy The Princess Bride began circulating this week, the star of the iconic (and highly quotable) film weighed in with his thoughts. Cary Elwes thinks the entire idea is inconceivable, and yes, we know what it means.

On Sunday, Norman Lear, who produced The Princess Bride, took home the Emmy for Outstanding Variety Special (Live) for his work as a producer on Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons,’ a win that, at 97, makes Lear the oldest person to ever win an Emmy. The nomination landed Lear back in the headlines, with the famed producer interviewed by Variety alongside his colleague, Sony CEO Tony Vinciquerra. Speaking on Lear’s enduring legacy on the big screen, Vinciquerra said “We have so many people coming to us saying, ‘We want to remake this show or that show.’ Very famous people whose names I won’t use, but they want to redo The Princess Bride. Some people want to do animated versions of some of the sitcoms. Not a month goes by when we don’t have an idea coming from some very big name wanting to do things with [Lear].”

While it appears as though Vinciquerra’s comments were made off-hand and there has been no mention of any actual movement on a reboot, Westley is here to shut things down before they begin. Actor Cary Elwes implied the idea was inconceivable with a spot-on tweet.

Jamie Lee Curtis did not appear in The Princes Bride, though she is married to Christopher Guest, who appeared in the film. She too voiced her displeasure over the rumblings of a reboot.

It appears that Elwes and Curtis are not the only people who are against a reboot of The Princess Bride.

So who are these people trying to storm the castle to remake the perfect film? The identities remain hidden behind terribly comfortable masks and hoods. But it’s not Seth Rogen.