Independent Press Telegram
May 25, 1974
Miss Midler said she was paid $250 in 1971 for a 10-minute performance of a film intended “to be utilized for private entertainment.”
The title -of the 16-mm film, described as a religious satire, was originally “The Greatest Story Ever Overtold,” the singer said. She termed the film “a third-rate motion picture” and said her film debut was in “Hawaii” a decade ago.