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BetteBack January 12, 1980: Bette Midler Sure To Be Nominated For An Oscar

Lethbridge Herald January 12, 1980 HOLLYWOOD – If there is anything that’s for certain in this…

BetteBack December 21, 1979: Midler, producers deny ‘Rose’ is about Joplin

Santa Fe New Mexican December 21, 1979 The creators of “The Rose” now at the Coronado,…

BetteBack December 16, 1979: ‘The Rose’: Suicidal artists ‘illuminating the shadows’

Elyria Chronicle Telegram December 16, 1979 CHICAGO – Janis Joplin. Marilyn Monroe. James Dean. Charlie Parker.…

BetteBack December 16, 1979: How Did Bette Lose Weight For “The Rose?”

Salina Journal December 16, 1979 Q: How did Bette Midler manage to lose so much weight?…

BetteBack November 20, 1979: Opinion Piece Damning ‘The Rose’ And Rock Stars

Blytheville Courier News November 20, 1979 A new movie called “The Rose,” starring Bette Midler, has…

BetteBack November 25, 1979: Midler Film Most Controversial Of The Year

Pacific Stars And Stripes November 25, 1979 HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — By any measure “The Rose,” a…

BetteBack November 18, 1979: What Was Bette Like To Work With On ‘The Rose’

Wisconsin State Journal November 18, 1979 Dear Stacy: Bette Midler has been receiving excellent reviews for…

BetteBack November 9, 1979: Midler’s acting blooms in ‘Rose’

Daily Herald November 9, 1979 An out-of-state film critic pompously assured me last week that a…

BetteBack February 25, 1979: What’s The Buzz On Bette’s Acting In “The Rose”

Wisconsin State Journal February 25, 1979 Dear Stacy: As a big fan of Bette Midler, I’m…

BetteBack March 8, 1979: Midler plays drug* riddled Rose

Winnipeg Free Press March 8, 1979 HOLLYWOOD—”I think she’ll paralyse everyone with her performance,” says Mark…

BetteBack August 4, 1978: Filming A Party Scene For “The Rose”

Lethbridge Herald August 4, 1978 HOLLYWOOD (NBA) – Parties are parties, even parties staged for movies.…

BetteBack January 16, 1978: Mark Rydell Set To Direct “The Rose”

Santa Ana Orange County Register Rydell To Direct Midler In Movie January 16, 1978 LOS ANGELES…

“Let It In (Rock)” by Caution -Disco Video Mix by Glenn Rivera (In Conjunction With Scenes From “The Rose”

Mister D: I just thought this was interesting and unique. Check it out! Jorge Barreiro produced…

Mark Rydell Wins “The Career Tribute Award” At The Catalina Film Festival 2012

An impressive 120 filmmakers from eight countries gathered for the Festival in Avalon to showcase their…

BetteBack December 5, 1991: Baby She’s A Wild One!

Winchester Star Mother, Mogul, Wife, Wild One By BOB THOMAS December 5, 1991 LOS ANGELES –…

BetteBack Monday, Dec. 02, 1991: A Brassy Golden Oldie

Time A Brassy New Golden Oldie By RICHARD SCHICKEL Monday, Dec. 02, 1991 FOR THE BOYS…

BetteBack November 24, 1991: Bette And The Boys

Newsweek Bette and the Boys November 24, 1991 “For the Boys” takes singer-comedian Dixie Leonard through…

BetteBack November 29, 1991: Midler in full-blown glory in ‘For The Boys’

The Valley Independent Midler in full-blown glory in ‘For The Boys‘ November 29, 1991 Since her…

BetteBack November 29, 1991: Ya gotta love ‘For the Boys,’ flaws and all

Wisconsin State Journal Ya gotta love ‘For the Boys,’ flaws and all November 29, 1991 The…

BetteBack: Great, Sassy Interview With The Divine, Demure Miss M On A Roll With “For The Boys”

Logansport Pharos-Tribune The Divine, Demure Miss M Is On A Roll With ‘For The Boys‘ By Ryan…

BetteBack November 27, 1991: Midler hits leaders for apathy on AIDS problem

Winnipeg Free Press Midler hits leaders for apathy on AIDS problem November 27, 1991 Actress Bette…

BetteBack November 24, 1991: Talking For The Boys

SYRACUSE HERALD AMERICAN MUSICAL MIDLER November 24, 1991 Bette Midler — wife, mother, movie and pop…

BetteBack – Sunday, January 15, 1989: Bette Profile On Beaches

THE Intelligencer RECORD Actress turns from funny bone to heart in ‘Beaches‘ By Lou Gaul Sunday,…

“For The Boys: The Musical” Opens In Chicago Today

“For the Boys“: Mark Rydell‘s 1991 film followed USO singer Dixie Leonard (played by Bette Midler)…

BetteBack: “Why didn’t someone tell me that making movies was so much fun?”

Midler plays drug riddled Rose By RODERICK MANN WINNIPEG FREE PRESS, THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 1979 HOLLYWOOD—”I…

BetteBack: How To Stage A Movie Party

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 1978 Kokomo (Ind.) Tribune Staging Bette Midler‘s film debut By DICK KLEINER HOLLYWOOD…

BetteBack: Film Team Reunites For ‘Boys’

`Boys’ reunites a film team Article from:Chicago Sun-Times Article date:December 8, 1991 LOS ANGELES “I’ve never…

BetteBack: For The Boys Send Peace Message

Rydell sends peace message `For the Boys‘ Article from:Chicago Sun-Times Article date:December 6, 1991 Author: Candace…

BetteBack: Through the Wars, It’s ‘For the Boys’

New York Times June 30, 1991 FILM; Through the Wars, It’s ‘For the Boys‘ By ALJEAN…