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5 MOVIES TO HELP WITH CABIN FEVER

WYRK 5 MOVIES TO HELP WITH CABIN FEVER WENDY LYNN March 12, 2018 March has certainly…

BetteBack April 6, 1975: What Did Bette Midler Start Taking?

Kannapolis Daily Independent April 6, 1975 Now that she’s a star, sort of, Bette Midler decided…

Hollywood bad-boy Nick Nolte tells all in his memoir, ‘Rebel’; Why was Bette Midler disgusted by him?

NATION-NOW Hollywood bad-boy Nick Nolte tells all in his memoir, ‘Rebel’ Author: Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY…

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…

Hello Dolly! Holding Strong, But Takes Box Office Hit When Midler Misses A Matinee Performance

Deadline Broadway Box Office: Brendon Urie Kicks ‘Kinky Boots’ To $1.4M; Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Up $207K by…

Bette Midler:

Bette Midler: “I was never popular when I was a kid, so I began fantasizing myself…

BetteBack July 20, 1974: What Does It Feel Like to Create Today’s Music?

Kenosha News July 20, 1974 “This isn’t what I want my career to be, but what…

14 of the Wildest Golden Globe Moments Ever: Bette Midler is the original NSFW presenter (1980)

People 14 of the Wildest Golden Globe Moments Ever BY ALEX HEIGL POSTED ON JANUARY 4,…

Bette Midler On Why She Started With The Adopt A Highway Program:

Bette Midler On Why Bette Midler Started With The Adopt A Highway Program: “I started with…

Bette Midler On Why Bette Midler Started With The Adopt A Highway Program:

Bette Midler On Why Bette Midler Started With The Adopt A Highway Program: “I started with…

Bette Midler On Putting On Shows:

Bette Midler On Putting On Shows: “Today, there are a lot of big shows, but very…

Bette Midler: “I think everything about me shocks my husband. [Laughs] Everything. I get real fat sometimes, and that always stuns him.” (1991)

Bette Midler: “I think everything about me shocks my husband. [Laughs] Everything. I get real fat…

Bette Midler On working with Shelly Long:

Bette Midler On working with Shelly Long: “I didn’t really get along very well with her.…

Bette Midler: On Mae West’s Beauty Secret:

Bette Midler: On Mae West’s Beauty Secret: “ Enemas. Yeah, I heard that. Well, she didn’t…

Bette Midler: ‘I don’t like the extremes we’ve gone to with sexual exploitation. It’s like women are taking part in thdegradeir own ation.’ (2014)

Bette Midler: ‘I don’t like the extremes we’ve gone to with sexual exploitation. It’s like women…

Bette Midler: ‘It’s hard to get a job in movies over 40.

Bette Midler: ‘It’s hard to get a job in movies over 40. Glenn Close put it…

Bette Midler On Today’s New Crop Of Singers: “The chip they’re missing is charm. Oh, they have it all right; they just don’t bother using it” (2015)

Bette Midler On Today’s New Crop Of Singers: “The chip they’re missing is charm. Oh, they…

Bette Midler: On her Vegas experience: “I enjoyed it up to a point. Then it was like, ‘Who do you have to sleep with to get out of here?’” (2010)

Bette Midler: On her Vegas experience: “I enjoyed it up to a point. Then it was…

BetteBack January 12, 1997: ‘Diva Las Vegas’ is simply divine

Santa Ana Orange County Register January 12, 1997 She’s concentrated more on movies and recordings than…

BetteBack November 11, 1996: Bette Midler To Tape Her Latest ‘Experience The Divine Concert’

Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 11, 1996 Actress and singer Bette Midler will tape a concert…

Bette Midler On Her Sassy, Brassy Image: “I just play angry women very well. I personally don’t have anything to be angry about, I’m really a very happy woman.”

Bette Midler On Her Sassy, Brassy Image: “I just play angry women very well. I personally…

On Jinxed: “I was not the prima donna that I was made out to be, that I was responsible and that I could do the work. I think people finally know what to offer me, what will suit me…

On Jinxed: “I was not the prima donna that I was made out to be, that…

Bette Midler On Playing Vegas: “They give you a lot of toys to play with. They give you the lifts and you can fly people in, you can fly them out. There’s all this wing space and hydraulics and stuff, and the dressing rooms are staggering.”

Bette Midler On Playing Vegas: “They give you a lot of toys to play with. They…

Bette On The Illusion People Have Of Her: “People are always surprised or disappointed to find out I’m not that person (outrageous, brassy, trashy). But I could never be that crazy…

Bette On The Illusion People Have Of Her: “People are always surprised or disappointed to find…

Met Gala: Hosted By Bette Midler’s Long Lashes Of Elegance

D-Listed Open Post: Hosted By Bette Midler’s Long Lashes Of Elegance May 3, 2016 / Posted…

I’ m very happy to be here as a politically active Hollywood woman

I’ m very happy to be here as a politically active Hollywood woman. I used to…

BetteBack May 26, 1994: Experience The Divine Again – Here’s How It’s Done, Kids!

Burlington Times News May 26, 1994 In an age when we ask so little of our…

BetteBack August 30, 1993: Divine Midler Still A Wonder to Behold – Clinton should just declare her the National Diva

Chicago Sun-Times Divine Midler Still A Wonder to Behold // Show Hits Town This Weekend August…

BetteBack July 24, 1993: Bette no longer down and out

Medicine Hat News Bette no longer down and out July 24, 1993 LOS ANGELES — Bette…

BetteBack November 27, 1991: Interview – Divine Miss Maudlin; The New Serious Bette, Weeping the Country

The Washington Post Divine Miss Maudlin; The New Serious Bette, Weeping the Country November 27, 1991…

Tearjerkers: The 13 Movies Guaranteed To Make You Cry

LOOK Tearjerkers: The 13 Movies Guaranteed To Make You Cry By Amie Locke 6th September, 2015…

BetteBack Review March 7, 1991: Midler Is The Lone Bright Spot In ‘Scenes’

Kokomo Tribune March 7, 1991 Coming on the heels of “Enemies: A Love Story,” this small-scale…

This chart shows Maggie Gyllenhaal is right about Hollywood sexism

Business Insider This chart shows Maggie Gyllenhaal is right about Hollywood sexism ALEX KOPPELMAN, VOCATIV MAY…

Meet The Cast Of ‘Funny Girls’ And Find Out Who Their Comic Inspirations Are? Airs Tonight

Are you ready for a major dose of hilarity to brighten up your Tuesday nights? Then…

BetteBack November 20, 1988: Hollywood Unwraps Their Winter Movies

Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 20, 1988 Entertainment News Service – Oh boy, what a summer!…

Former Harlette Melissa Manchester To Release New CD February 10, 2015

Melissa Manchester To Release New CD, You Gotta Love the Life, February 10, 2015 on Red…

BetteBack December 28, 1987: Wisdom can wait, but here’s some wit

Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 28, 1987 Words of wit are much more entertaining than words of…

BetteBack January 31, 1986: NYTimes Reviews “Down And Out”

New York Times Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986) THE SCREEN: BEVERLY HILLS GOTHIC By…

BetteBack March 1, 1986: Will Bette Play In “Down And Out” Series?

Winnipeg Free Press March 1, 1986 Ingenuity, as well you know, never lets up in Hollywood…

BetteBack January 31, 1986: Roger Ebert Reviews “Down And Out”

Roger Ebert January 31, 1986 Buddy Hackett once said that the problem with Beverly Hills is,…

BetteBack February 14, 1986: Comedy is down but not out in new film

Joplin Globe Comedy is down but not out in new film February 14, 1986 Dave Whiteman…

BetteBack January 11, 1986: Bette Midler isn’t really Down and Out

Alton Telegraph January 11, 1986 NEW YORK (AP) – Bette Midler hasn’t lost any of her…

BetteBack December 23, 1985: Disney Receives Its First “R” Rating

Salina Journal December 23, 1985 BURBANK, Calif. (AP) – It had to happen someday: A film…

BetteBack November 9, 1985: Bette Midler To Replace Madonna In “Ruthless People”

Anderson Herald Bulletin November 9, 1985 And there’s a good chance that Bette Midler, who starred…

BetteBack August 19, 1985: Nick Nolte Smells Bad

Winnipeg Free Press August 19, 1985 Nick Nolte is heavily into method acting, so much so…

BetteBack August 6, 1985: How did Bette Midler get started?

Mister D: A very confusing answer, at least to me! Salina Journal August 6, 1985 Q.…

BetteBack July 16, 1985: Bette Midler Gets Permission To Use “Lesbian Nuns” Book For Movie

Syracuse Herald-Journal, Tuesday, July 16, 1985 There are 150,000 copies of the $9.95 trade paperback edition…

BetteBack July 7, 1985: Next Movie Ina Rae Hutton?

July 7-13, 1985-Lawrence Journal-World TV Update When Bette Midler finally comes up for air after wrapping…

BetteBack July 5, 1985: Bette Midler Meets Mickey Mouse

Roswell (N.M.) Dally Record Friday, July 5, 1985 Singer Bette Midler pals around with Mickey Mouse…

BetteBack Monday, May 27, 1985: Is Bette Midler Depressed And Retiring?

ANDERSON DAILY BULLETIN Monday, May 27, 1985 Q. Is it true that Bette Midler‘s so unhappy…