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Tropes And Trivia From Bette Midler’s Film “The Rose”

Source: TV Tropes A trope is a storytelling device or convention, a shortcut for describing situations the storyteller can…

How Much Money Does Bette Midler Make? Latest Income Salary

Celebrity Net Worth How Much Money Does Bette Midler Make? Latest Income Salary August 3, 2018…

28 stars who are just one trophy away from the most coveted award in Hollywood

Insider 28 stars who are just one trophy away from the most coveted award in Hollywood…

Kennedy Center Honors: Our top 50 recommendations who need to be chosen include Dick Van Dyke, Liza Minnelli, Jessica Lange, Bette Midler

Mister D: Ok, I admit that I’m prejudiced, but this list could be whittled down in…

The Oscar for best original song is a garbage category – Bette Midler Proves It In One Segment

The Washington Post The Oscar for best original song is a garbage category By Dan Zak…

BetteBack April 24, 1975: It’s a glossier Bette Midler who’s back in the Big Apple (‘Clams’)

Middletown Times Herald April 24, 1975 NEW YORK – Bette Midler, the tackiest girl in town,…

Celebrating singer & actress Bette Midler – Some Leftover Birthday Celebration

Egypt Today Celebrating singer & actress Bette Midler By: Nizar Ahmed Fri, Dec. 1, 2017 CAIRO…

BetteBack March 27, 1975: What Did Bette Mean By Her Cher Joke At The Grammy’s?

Charleston Gazette March 27, 1975 Q. ”On the recent Grammy Awards, what did Bette Midler mean…

Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler: “Hollywood couldn’t figure out what to do with her at first.

Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler: “Hollywood couldn’t figure out what to do with her at…

How Hello Dolly! Played A Part In Ending A 20 Year Feud Between Two Top Notch Actresses

Starts At 60 Glenn Close buries the hatchet with Broadway buddy By Starts at 60 Writers…

BetteBack February 6, 1975: Critics Get A Preview Of The Cher Special

San Mateo Times February 6, 1975 There is no question that when Sonny Bono started his…

BetteBack January 19, 1975: What Happened After The Cher Special Taping?

Lubbock Avalanche Journal January 19, 1975 When Cher Bono wrapped up taping her first CBS-TV special,…

BetteBack September 21, 1974: How Come We Don’t Hear More About Bette Midler Lately?

San Mateo Times September 21, 1974 I just love Bette Midler. How come we don’t read…

BetteBack August 27, 1974: Bette Midler Makes The Who’s Who Edition

Mckinney Daily Courier August 27, 1974 Ray Roberts of McKinney along with 199th District Judge Tom…

BetteBack May 4, 1974: The Greatest Story Overtold

Bradford Era May 4, 1974 P a tric ia L a n ig a n of…

BetteBack March 8, 1974: Please tell me a bit about Bette Midler

Wheeling Herald March 8, 1974 Please tell me a bit about Bette Midler. B.T., Des Plaines…

BetteBack December 13, 1973: Earl Wilson Bestows His ‘New Star’ Award

Bucks County Courier Times December 13, 1973 Mark Twain said every man was entitled to his…

BetteBack April 29, 1999: Bette Midler’s Friends Get Early Peek At Her Jaqueline Susann

Aberdeen Daily News April 29, 1999 Bette Midler, Isn’t She Great, Jaqueline Susann, Paul Rudnick Related…

BetteBack December 12, 1973: Bette Midler On Singing ‘God Bless The Child’

Corpus Christi Times December 12, 1973 Bette Midler, 27, is a native of Hawaii. She went…

BetteBack December 1, 1973: What Stars Are Up For Playing Janis Joplin’s Life?

Dunkirk Evening Observer December 1, 1973 Q: Who will play Janis Joplin in the movie of…

BetteBack October 21, 1973: Bette Borrows Bugle Boy From Andrews Sisters

Hattiesburg American October 21, 1973 Q: My mother tells me that “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” by…

Shelley Long On Bette Midler;

Shelley Long On Bette Midler; “It could be fine. It so depends on the script. It…

BetteBack August 25, 1998: Sarah Jessica Parker’s Influences

Amarillo Daily News August 25, 1998 Sarah Jessica Parker: I learned an enormous amount about physical…

BetteBack October 1, 1973: Flashy, Trashy and Infectious Miss M.

San Mateo Times October 1, 1973 In this crazy rock ‘n roll world where superstars streak…

BetteBack July 28, 1973: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Hits The Top 10 Charts

Jasper Herald July 28, 1973 Three Dog Night has captured the No. 1 spot with “Shanbala”…

BetteBack February 13, 1974: Bette Midler Seeks To Change Her Image

Bluefield Daily Telegraph February 13, 1974 Bette Midler, self-described “last of the truly tacky entertainers,” wants…

BetteBack July 14, 1973: Bette Midler To Release Second Album Soon

Kenosha News July 14, 1973 Bette Midler, the new singing sensation, will star in her first…

BetteBack September 1998 – Bathhouse Betty Review (Wikipedia)

Wikipedia September 1998 The title of the album, Bathhouse Betty, refers to Midler‘s early career when…

Bette Midler On Martin:

Bette Midler On Martin: “My husband’s a great guy. He has an artist’s soul, ability and…

BetteBack July 4, 1973: Bette Who?

Salt Lake Tribune July 4, 1973 When Martin” Starger, president of ABC Entertainment, announced his network…

BetteBack June 16, 1973: Bette Midler’s New Song By The Andrews Sisters

Dunkirk Evening Observer June 16, 1973 Q: My mother says the new Bette Midler hit “Boogie…

BetteBack December 15, 1997: SitcomLand Is Calling Bette

Kokomo Tribune December 15, 1997 Sitcomland is quickly becoming the high-rent district of Hollywood. Mary Tyler…

BetteBack February 15, 1973: Bette Midler Fan Has Ticket Complaint

Canandaigua Daily Messenger February 15, 1973 Being an avid fan of Bette Midler I rushed to…

BetteBack August 24, 1997: Prominent proboscises

Lethbridge Herald August 24, 1997 WHAT do the films “Conspiracy Theory” and “Cop Land” have in…

BetteBack February 11, 1974: As the World Rocks . . .

Albuquerque Journal As the World Rocks . . . February 11, 1974 Rock music is a…

BetteBack June 12, 1997: Bette Midler heading to TV in ‘The Harlettes’

Cedar Rapids Gazette June 12, 1997 HOLLYWOOD — Bette Midler is turning her talent to weekly…

BetteBack January 27, 1974: Celebrities Sing Bette’s Praises

Lincoln Evening Journal January 27, 1974 Success story: The popularity of Bette Midler, considered the “singing…

BetteBack May 27, 1997: Orson Welles Project Boasts Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Bette Midler, Madonna, and Edward Norton

Doylestown Intelligencer May 27, 1997 Duels – Hollywood can’t get enough of’cm this year. We’ve seen…

Queen Of Twitter: We’re Taking Bette Midler’s Tweets About Kim Kardashian and Justin Bieber Way Too Seriously

Vanity Fair We’re Taking Bette Midler’s Tweets About Kim Kardashian and Justin Bieber Way Too Seriously…

BWW TV: A Magical Invite for Bette Midler’s ‘Witches & Wizards’ Hulaween Bash

Broadway World BWW TV: A Magical Invite for Bette Midler’s ‘Witches & Wizards’ Hulaween Bash October…

Hocus Pocus in Focus: The Thinking Fan’s Guide to Disney’s Halloween Classic – “Hocus Pocus has taken its place alongside The Wizard of Oz, Harry Potter, and Home Alone — a bona fide classic that’s sure to stay alive for generations to come.”

Hocus Pocus in Focus: The Thinking Fan’s Guide to Disney’s Halloween Classic Bestselling Author Writes First-Ever…

Bette Midler On Living In Hollywood in 1977:

Bette Midler On Living In Hollywood in 1977: “The other day I discovered a robin in…

Bette Midler, Katy Perry & Others React To Hillary Clinton Slaying Donald Trump At The Debate

Idolator Bette Midler, Katy Perry & Others React To Hillary Clinton Slaying Donald Trump At The…

BetteBack May 9, 1996: Keep The Green Clean

Doylestown Intelligencer May 9, 1996 Bette Midler: Grammy winner, Oscar nominee and now, Compost Queen. “My…

Bette Midler: “Can you sing any song that won the Academy Award in the last few years?”

Bette Midler: “Can you sing any song that won the Academy Award in the last few…

BetteBack December 22, 1973: From White Towels To Black Ties

San Mateo Times December 22, 1973 Bloomingdale’s is now selling towels inscribed with “Continental Baths.” Bette…

The Underlying Meanness Of The First Wives Club

Refinery29 The Underlying Meanness Of The First Wives Club KELSEY MILLER SEPTEMBER 20, 2016, 10:00 AM…

BetteBack December 21, 1973: Joe Franklin Wants His Property Back

Lebanon Daily News December 21, 1973 When Bette Midler, now starring at the Bdwy. Palace, was…

BetteBack April 4, 1997: Boston Herald – That Old Feeling

The Boston Herald April 4, 1997 | Verniere, James Carl Reiner’s “That Old Feeling” is “The…

Bette Midler: “Butts have kicked boobs under the bus! Do these jeans make my butt look big enough?” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “Butts have kicked boobs under the bus! Do these jeans make my butt look…