The Wind Beneath Bette Midler’s Wings (and All Things Beaches)
It’s been almost 25 years since the tearjerker Beaches, starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, first struck a chord with women. In the movie, Bette and Barbara play unlikely friends, who stay true to each other until the end. However, when it’s Bette’s time to say goodbye, she says, the film’s signature song, “Wind Beneath My Wings,” will not be played at her funeral. Watch as Bette shares her love of acting and discusses her latest project.