BootLeg Betty

Taking A Vacation To Toronto, Eh?…

For Darrell Mister D: Just wanted to let everyone I was taking a vacation to Toronto…

Bette On The Boards Update…06-08-2008

(Thanks for the pic Crystal!) Darrell, from www.betteontheboards.com, has put up his new video of the…

TicketNews Box Office Scores Week Ending 06/01/08

Madonna tickets outsold all other competition for the week of May 26 – June 1, 2008,…

Upcoming Bette Appearances….

I don’t have confirmed dates, but this comes from Bette’s office, as far as the upcoming…

Auction: Australian Bette “Kiss My Brass” Banner – It’s Huge!

ACER ARENA ACTS TO BENEFIT DISADVANTAGED KIDS BETTE MIDLER FANS TO DO A GOOD DEED BETTE…

Reminder: Bette Las Vegas Tix On Sale Tomorrow

This is supposed to be a kindly reminder that Bette Midler tix for her hit Vegas…

Bette Midler Continues to Rule Caesars Palace With Her Concerts

Ticketfinder.com ArtWork: Lucy Wilkins Ever since Bette Midler replaced Celine Dion at the Caesars Palace, Las…

‘Retire Before 50, It’s Embarrassing’ ~ Grace Slick

Mister D: Anybody have an opinion on this? ABC.com Cher, Bette, Tina, Madonna Still Strutting Their…

Image Entertainment: ‘Then She Found Me’ Blu-ray Due September

‘Then She Found Me’ Blu-ray Due September Tue May 27, 2008 at 01:00 PM ET Image…

Playing Ketch-Up!

Mister D: Sorry that I’ve been away a day or two…just catching up with family and…

Happy “Flower Power” Day – Bid or Donate

Bette Midler’s “Flower Power” – 2008 Spring Gala “Renowned entertainer Bette Midler founded the nonprofit New…

Where’s Mister D? “Who Cares!” The BetteHeads Scream

Mister D: Well, since you asked, I’ve been taking voice lessons and working on getting a…

RiverKeeper.Org

RiverKeeper.Org Our mission is to safeguard the ecological integrity of the Hudson River, its tributaries and…

“Who better than Bette? Only Oscar knows for sure”
A Chat With Elinor Lipman

Jewish Exponent ‘Found’ Points to a Healing Heart Elinor Lipman’s novel idea not lost on director/star…

Image Entertainment Announces U.S. Distribution Agreement for
THINKFilm’s Then She Found Me

Image Entertainment Announces U.S. Distribution Agreement for THINKFilm’s Then She Found Me Academy Award®Winning Actress Helen…

Reminder: Mon 19th – Bette’s 7th Annual Spring Picnic

BETTE MIDLER is temporarily back in town hosting the New York Restoration Project’s 7th annual “Spring…

Interview Clips (Thank you and welcome back, Wendy Poo)

Mister D: Here are small clips of TSFM interviews. Copy/Paste the link in your browser until…

Bette Talks “Then She Found Me” And More…(Thank You Peter)

Bette talks Then She Found Me, Oprah, Talk Show, and Vegas Love. Mister D

IT’S SHOWTIME: THEN SHE FOUND ME

Mister D: Stealing this idea from Jacob at HelenHunt.org, but his looks better. Never said I…

Knight At The Movies: Bette’s Best Role In Years!

Knight At The Movies Then She Found Me Richard Knight, Jr. April 30, 2008 Helen Hunt’s…

Will You See THEN SHE FOUND ME This Weekend…

Mister D: Those people who saw the movie last opening weekend in NY and LA can…

Arbor Day Pics And Videos (Thanks Stephen!)

Mister D: Stephen was just able to get these in now for us to enjoy, so…

Bette Midler And Restrained?

Globe and Mail JAMES ADAMS April 23, 2008 FILM: INTERVIEW A labour of love Then She…

Happy Earth Day – Perez Has Nothing On Me!

Bette Midler, founder of the NYRP, kicked off Earth Day today by planting a tree in…

PurexSavesGreen.com Features Celebrity T-Shirt Auction

PurexSavesGreen.com Features Celebrity T-Shirt Auction and National Consumer Contest to Benefit Earth Day Network PHOENIX, AZ…

More More More…How Do You Like It? How Do You Like It?

You can see clips of the arrivals from ET: Click Here Access Hollywood Talks To Bette:…

Bette On “The Insider” And More

Mister D: Stephen has some personal videos from the premiere in the comments section, so check…

Bette Promotes New Movie Only Today….

I just received word that the only promotion Bette will be doing for THEN SHE FOUND…

Me Protesteth Newest Poster For “Then She Found Me”
(Thanks Jacob For Sending!)

Mister D: Hope to explain more why tomorrow. Just got back from New York and I’m…

Bette Briefs: “Then She Found Me” Premiere Monday, April 21, New York

Geez…can I come up with any more cutesie names for small Bette posts????? Tid-Bettes, Bette Bytes,…

The Official Poster For “Then She Found Me” – For Now

Mister D: Jacob from HelenHunt.org was kind enough to let us know that this will be…

BMTV And Boot Tube Betty To Merge Soon

I'll be merging BMTV and my own version of Boot Tube Betty. It will look like…

3 Men And One….UH, 4 Clips And One Trailer….So Sorry!

Here’s the link: Click Here Love, Mister D

I’ve Written A Letter To…Mister D

ArtWork: Lucy Wilkins Sean from Down Under writes in to say that “Then She Found Me”…

Guest Blogger – Jeff D.
The Magic Of Moments

The Magic Of Moments BetteHead: Jeff D. ArtWork: Lucy Wilkins I was fortunate enough to have…

Bette Bytes: 04-01-08

Photo: Ron Galella 23 May 1984 Mr. Darrell at Bette on the Boards has put up…

Then She Found Me: Hunt Wins AFI Dallas Star Award

Reelz.com Friday, March 28 A.F.I. Dallas Kicks Off AFI (American Film Institute) Dallas kicked off last…

For The DC Area: Sneak Preview of “Then She Found Me”

Washington DCJCC Aaron and Cecile Goldman Theater 1529 16th St. NW Washington, DC 20036 Date: 4/4/2008…

“Then She Found Me” Opens 2008 Dallas Film Festival March 27, 2008

Opening Night Screening: Then She Found Me Galas & Centerpiece Screenings (USA, 2007, 100 mins) 35mm…

Bette In “Get Shorty”

Mister D: This is from Mihai again, but I put it up because it is one…

Bette Bytes: 03-19-08

Photo: Bob Scott Mister D: Good morning, flippers and dippers (it’s raining here in Nashville, go…

Helen Hunt Accepts Award For “Then She Found Me”

She won the ShoWest Award for Breakthrough Director of the Year for her work on the…

Bette-Bytes: Giving Tid-Bettes A Rest….

* There's a good chance Bette is on Entertainment Tonight....tonight. BetteHead Susan heard there would be…

“Then She Found Me” Trailer (Thanks For Finding This Jacob!!!)

Make sure to check out Jacob’s Helen Hunt site: Click Here Love, Mister D

The Trailer Is Up! (Thanks Jacob)

Finally. It’s the “Then She Found Me” Trailer! Click link below: ya know ya have to…

Cynical Reviewer Falls In Love With “Then She Found Me”

Mister D: I’ll give you the pleasure of reading this little blip about Bette’s performance in…

Reminder: “Then She Found Me” Trailer Premieres Today

Mister D: Whoever sees it first on AOL – send it here!!! * Entertainment Tonight has…

Helen Hunt Wins:
“Breakthrough Director Of The Year” At ShoWest

'Then She Found Me' has been compared to similar art-house entries like 'Juno' and 'Little Miss…

“Then She Found Me” To Play The 11th Annual Sonoma Valley Film Festival (April 11th and April 13th)

Special Screening – Northern California Premiere! Then She Found Me Starring: Helen Hunt, Bette Midler, Colin…

Save The Dates: Then She Found Me And More….

News on the Philly Film Festival and the debut of the "Then She Found Me" trailer

Miami International Film Festival: Then She Found Me

Palm Beach Post Miami International Film Festival: Three Movies To Look Forward To by Hap Erstein…

Then She Found Me: From Novel To Film

The Republican Novelist shares experience turning book into film Wednesday, March 05, 2008 By DAVID BERGENGREN…

Then She Found Me: The Cleveland Film Festival – March 7, 2008

The Cleveland Film Festival begins on Thursday with an opening night gala featuring Then She Found…

A Bootleg Tid-Bette: See Kids…They Are Taking Over The Blog Like POD PEOPLE!!!!

This just came in. Not really sure if I’m to say who told me so for…

Helen Hunt To Be Honored As ”Breakthrough Director” of the Year at ShoWest

Mister D: As you all well know, this bodes quite well for Bette and all other…

Some More Tid-Bettes: 02-13-08

Mister D: Since my brain seems so scrambled today, I’m going to ask for help. I…

Film Festival Update: The Sedona International Film Festival
& Workshop (Arizona) & More!

Sedona Film Festival Bruce Vilanch and Tru Loved Bette No Show At Grammys

Pittsburgh, PA Gets Sneak Preview Of
The 32nd Cleveland International Film Festival

On Feb. 20, Pittsburghers can see Oscar-nominated animated shorts, attend a free dessert and drinks reception…

More From USA Today

FILMS PLACE BETTE AMONG WOMEN For The Original USA Today article pick it up at local…

From The 31st Portland International Film Festival: The Vancouver Voice

Mister D: I think this is the first negative review I’ve seen or kind of negative.…

Updated Exclusive: New “Then She Found Me” Book Cover, Possibly “NOT” Movie Poster As Well….

Yay, I got another exclusive!!! This is the new cover of Ms. Lipman's book, "Then She…

More Tid-Bettes – Geez, Might As Well Make This Tid-Bette Month!

Mister D: More film festivals, so more Bette! Photo: Bette and Helen chewing the fat…. The…

Pictures: Bette In “The Women”

Here's the first look at Bette's character in the upcoming remake of "The Women" - Thanks…

“Then She Found Me” To PLay Cleveland International Film Festival

The Plain Dealer Helen Hunt’s Then She Found Me’ to kick off Cleveland International Film Festival…

Vanity Fair February Issue: The Cast Of “The Women” Photo Shoot

Mister D: Most of the cast is photograped, but Ms. Midler is missing…..so she must have…

Palm Springs Festival: “Then She Found Me” Wins Audience Award

And Much More Stuff Going On Today and I Want Your Participation....

Palm Springs Opening: Then She Found Me

Mister D: Helen Hunt talks about the movie and a couple of clips are shown…one featuring…

Helen On Bette – Directing, That Is…(that was so cheap a headline!)

Mister D: Helen Hunt talks a little about working with the Divine Miss M with Out…

More News On “Then She Found Me”

Then She Found Me opens another film festival in Atlanta New Pic From The Movie A…

“Then She Found Me” To Make US Premiere January 3 At The Palm Springs Film Fest

Tuesday, December 11, 2007 The Press-Enterprise (Photo: Josephine Solimene – Naomi Campbell, Bette Midler, and Kate…

Rumor Alert!: Bette In A P.T. Anderson Short Film?

Mister D: This little tidbit has been making its way around the net lately…hopefully I can…

From AOL: Synopsis:The Women (2008)

Mister D: Someone asked me about the plot of this movie and this is the best…

A Special Message To BetteHeads From Ms. Elinor Lipman
(Author Of “Then She Found Me”)

Ms. Lipman wrote me today, out of the blue, in order to give you all a…

“Cinematical” Review: Then She Found Me

Cinematical TIFF Review: Then She Found Me Posted Sep 13th 2007 7:02PM by Ryan Stewart Filed…

“BoxOffice Magazine” Review: Then She Found Me

BoxOffice Magazine TIFF 2007: Then She Found Me Helen Hunt falls back on the chick-flick formula…

“Then She Found Me” Scores Another Solid Review (Thanks Jacob)

Variety Magazine Then She Found Me By JOE LEYDON A ThinkFilm release of an Odyssey Entertainment…

Another Update: “The Women”

Mister D: I just received confirmation that this will not be a “period” piece. That is,…

Update: “The Women” IS A Definite GO!

Mister D: I just received verification that “The Women” will definiitely have Ms. Midler as one…

Bette In “The Women” Remake? Looks Likely

Mister D: I know it seems inconceivable, but if it’s only 2 days work…hell, it’s possible…plus…

Update: More Accurate Info On “Then She Found Me” (Thanks Jacob)

Photo: Bette Midler and Helen Hunt in Then She Found Me (c) 2007, THINKFilm, Blue Rider…

New Pic Of Bette from “Then She Found Me”

It looks as if the movie won't be released to the general public until March 2008.…

Tid-Bettes: September 17, 2007

* Another great movie review * Bette site updated * Bruce Vilanch gets summoned for Jury…

Another Review: Then She Found Me (Thanks Ms. Mish)

Mister D:Ms. Mish is a dedicated Colin Firth fan. She went to the screening of “Then…

Then She Found Me: More Great Reviews (Thank You Ms. Lipman)

THEN SHE FOUND ME – Hollywood Reporter TORONTO – Playing like an adult woman’s rejoinder to…

Hunt Talks “Then She Found Me”

Toronto Sun Helen Hunt finds new career path By KEVIN WILLIAMSON Helen Hunt knows the world…

Review: Maybe It’s Oscar Time For Bette? (Thanks Matt!)

Pop Matters Movie Review: Then She Found Me Matt Mazur Actors directing themselves can turn out…

From Ms. Lipman – “Then She Found Me” Author And Review

Mister D: Still taking a sabbatical, but I thought this was news you’d want to hear.…

Then She Found Me: Sold Out First Day Of Screenings!

Mister D: I received some information from Miss Mish that both screenings of “Then She Found…

Bette Midler: Actors Turned Singers – Yet Another Article On This Subject

Mister D: This subject matter seems to rear it’s head twice a year, but I’m printing…

Bette Clip Incorporated In The New Don Cheadle Movie:
“Talk To Me” (Thank You Stephen)

Mister D: BetteHead Stephen excitedly wrote to me early in the morn, on the teeny tip…

“The Women” Update On Rumor

Mister D: As I reported a couple of posts down, there is a gaggle of female…

Gina Riley (“Kath And Kim”) Parodies Bette Midler
(Wind Beneath My Wings)

Mister D: Gina Riley is a comediene/actress/singer who has been a huge hit down under in…

Rumor Alert: Will Bette Be One Of “The Women?”

Mister D: I’m trying to get this confirmed, but with Bette set to start rehearsals for…

Hey Canada: Get Creative And Head To The Toronto Film Festival!!!!

MTV, film fest, Motorola power UGC promo by Jesse Kohl MTV, Motorola and the Toronto International…

“Then She Found Me” Chosen To Open
Toronto International Film Festival in September (07).

Actress HELEN HUNT’s filmmaking career has been given a big boost – her directorial debut has…

Here’s Your Proof: “Then She Found Me” Heads For 32nd Toronto International Film Festival

The 32nd Toronto International Film Festival runs September 6 – 15, 2007. Ticket Pass and Package…

Another Pic From “Then She Found Me”

Blue Rider Pictures Mister D: Unfortunately, the pic doesn’t have Bette in it. Blue Rider tend…

Just Because Bette’s In It!!!

Worldscreen.com Lionsgate, Killer Films in TV Deal 06-13-07 Photo: J. McCarthy June 13: Indie film production…

Rumor Alert: Midler And Dreyfus Movie

Mister D: Just got confirmation that the movie is just a rumor right now, but I…

Nice Take On Ms. Lipman’s “Then She Found Me” Novel

The View Newspaper Lipman’s take on the ties that bind Karen Arnold April 13, 2007 Elinor…

Rumor Alert: Bette To Reunite With Richard Dreyfuss For New Movie

Mister D: I have not yet confirmed this... For the first time since 1986s “Down and…