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Essential Film Performances Part 6 ~ Ruthless People ~ Bette Midler

Pop Matters Essential Film Performances Part 6 Bette Midler—Ruthless People (Jim Abrams, David Zucker & Jerry…

Bette Mider And Lisa Fischer Talk “20 Feet From Stardom”

A special luncheon for The Weinstein Company‘s RADiUS-TWC’s new music doc, “20 Feet From Stardom”, at…

BetteBack August 20, 1981: Hurricane Bette stirs up storm

Salina Journal August 20, 1981 HOLLYWOOD (UPI) – Herb Jaffe, producer of Bctte Midler’s new movie…

BetteBack May 15, 1981: Jinxed Allows Midler Two Songs

Twin Falls Times News May 15, 1981 HOLLYWOOD (UPI) – Bette Midler will co-star with Ken…

Take A Stand On Gun Control

Bette Midler is taking a stand. The iconic performer took to Twitter on Wednesday to speak…

BetteBack March 26, 1981: Ken Wahl

Winnipeg Free Press March 26, 1981 Bette Midler is being teamed up with Ken (Fort Apache)…

BetteBack February 26, 1981: Bette Wins Grammy For “The Rose”

Hutchinson News February 26, 1981 NEW YORK (UPI) – Christopher Cross, who calls himself “the new…

BetteBack December 6, 1980: Midler shining light in dreary movie week

Lethbridge Herald December 6, 1980 This must have been the dreariest movie week of Ihe year,…

Bette Meets With Anna Greenberg’s Parents

Bruce and Alayne Greenberg, parents of Anna Greenberg, who died May 28, 2013 after a valiant struggle…

BetteBack October 20, 1980: “Sleaze with ease’ queen mellows

Elyria Chronicle Telegram October 20, 1980 NEW YORK – The carpeting leading to Bette Midler‘s suite…

BetteBack October 12, 1980: Midler walks fine line in ‘Divine Madness

Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 12, 1980 NEW YORK – “I know just how far I…

Amusing Klymaxx: Bernadette Cooper describes her new revue as ”Bette Midler on steroids — or acid”

MetroWeekly Amusing Klymaxx Bernadette Cooper describes her new revue as ”Bette Midler on steroids — or…

BetteBack October 4, 1980: Miss M strutting her stuff

Winnipeg Free Press October 4, 1980 TORONTO —Few performers can command the attention of a roomful…

BetteBack September 27, 1980: Bette Midler On Film: ‘Divine’ Entertainment

Santa Ana Orange County Register September 27, 1980 “Divine Madness” is divine entertainment — an energetic…

BetteBack September 16, 1980: Divine Madness Closes Festival

Winnipeg Free Press September 16, 1980 Midler movie ends festival By Irish Worron TORONTO (CP) —…

A Personal Story: The 17,356,317 Minute Journey…

Monday, July 1, 2013 The 17,356,317 minute journey… July 1, 2013 Have you ever had a…

BetteBack August 25, 1980: Bette Midler’s ‘Polish Nightingale’ Postponed

Pacific Stars And Stripes August 25, 1980 And it’s back to the drawing boards for “The…

I’ll Eat You Last: It’s The Final Countdown

Final Week to See Bette Midler in Broadway’s ‘I’ll Eat You Last…’ By Trish Causey, About.com…

Parents to honor daughter’s memory with Bette Midler

The Star Parents to honor daughter’s memory with Bette Midler June 22, 2013 The parents of…

BetteBack July 11, 1980: What Did Bette Do Before “The Rose”

Winnipeg Free Press July 11, 1980 Q. Has Bette Midler done any movies besides The Rose?…

Less Time Than Usual To Plan A Party

Vanity Fair Bernadette Peters Was Not Expecting Mike Bloomberg to Auction Off a Date with Her…

PLAYBILL PICKS: Readers Share Their Wish List for Bette Midler’s Next Broadway Show

Playbill PLAYBILL PICKS: Readers Share Their Wish List for Bette Midler‘s Next Broadway Show By Playbill…

BetteBack May 8, 1980 ~ Review: A View From A Broad

Daily Herald May 8, 1980 A View from a Broad tells of the travels of a…

Theater Review: “…Midler delivers the goods with razor-sharp timing…”

Toronto Star Bette Midler and Alan Cumming go it alone in two very different Broadway shows…

Theater Review: “…now that I’ve seen the show I’m even more surprised Midler wasn’t recognized by the Tonys.”

Huffington Post Theater: Brassy Bette Michael Giltz May 10, 2013 What a treat to see Bette…

BetteBack April 6, 1980: The Rose Hits London With A Bang!

Kingston Gleaner April 6, 1980 Every so often, along comes a flamboyant performance bY an actor…

Theater Review: “… it takes someone with Midler’s sheer moxie to hold the audience”

Zap2It Tony Awards 2013: Was Bette Midler dissed for ‘I’ll Eat You Last’? By Jacqueline Cutler…

Julien’s Music Icons 2013 Auction to Feature Bette Midler Awards and More, 5/18 Read more about Julien’s Music Icons 2013 Auction to Feature Bette Midler Awards and More, 5/18 by broadwayworld.com

Broadway World Julien’s Music Icons 2013 Auction to Feature Bette Midler Awards and More, 5/18 Wednesday,…

BetteBack March 27, 1980: “The Rose”: a powerful personification

Marshall Evening Chronicle March 27, 1980 During the turbulant social upheaval of the late 1960’s American…

Theater Review: Midler’s showmanship, charisma and rapport are amazing to behold.

Inquirer Charm offensive from Bette Midler By Rito P. Asilo Philippine Daily Inquirer May 3, 2013…

BetteBack February 27, 1980: “The Rose” is a knockout

Roswell Daily Record February 27, 1980 Once upon a time there was a beautiful, cheerleading, contest…

BetteBack February 22, 1980: Bette Midler going crazy for the camera

Pacific Stars And Stripes February 22, 1980 PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The concert was 40 minutes…

BetteBack February 3, 1980: Bette Left ‘The Rose’ Tired And Exhausted

Santa Ana Orange County Register Evening February 3, 1980 HOLLYWOOD — Bette Midler‘s eye shadow was…

Midler Devours Broadway

Next Avenue Bette Midler Devours Broadway The Divine Miss M dishes out tales of a Hollywood…

Midler’s Next Album A Tribute To Girl Groups? Sounds Perfect

Showbiz411 Bette Midler Plans Girl Group Album After Conquering Broadway April 26, 2013 Exclusive: Now that…

Bette Midler Wins Stellar Reviews For “I’ll Eat You Last”

Contact Music Bette Midler – Bette Midler Wins Stellar Reviews As Talent Agent Sue Mengers 25…

Review: “…an evening with Midler is always special”

Associated Press Review: Bette Midler gets to make fun of Hollywood April 24, 2013 NEW YORK…

Theater Review: “The role fits Midler like a glove…”

AM New York ’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers By MATT WINDMAN 3…

BetteBack January 18, 1980: Midler album strong effort

Santa Fe New Mexican January 18, 1980 By DAVE MARSH Rolling Stone BETTE MIDLER: “Thighs and…

What Are Midler’s Chances Of Winning A Tony?

New York Post Tony’s no laughing matter By MICHAEL RIEDEL Last Updated: 10:59 PM, April 23,…

BetteBack January 16, 1980: “The Rose” isn’t a movie for people who don’t like bad language or good rock.

Cedar Rapids Gazette Weekly News Magazine January 16, 1980 It may not be true that inside…

Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Still Enchanted by Bette Midler’s Role in Hocus Pocus

Broadway.com Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Still Enchanted by Bette Midler’s Role in Hocus Pocus By…

BetteBack December 29, 1979: Midler Wins War With The Film

Annapolis Capital December 29, 1979 “The Rose” isn’t much of a recollection of the ’60s, as…

BetteBack December 16, 1979: Midler on The Rose’: ‘Like what I lived through’

Elyria Chronicle Telegram December 16, 1979 CHICAGO — At first it seemed the casting mistake of…

BetteBack December 16, 1979: Is Bette Secretly Married?

Wisconsin State Journal December 16, 1979 Q. Isn’t Bette Midler secretly married to actor Peter Reigert?—Wesley…

BetteBack December 6, 1979: Midler afraid The Rose may fall short of success (Interview)

Lethbridge Herald December 6, 1979 NEW YORK (AP) – “To tell you the truth, I’m pretty…

After Years of Playing Bette, Another Role

The New York Times After Years of Playing Bette, Another Role By PATRICK HEALY Published: April…

BetteBack November 17, 1979: Midler reshaped for Rose (Interview)

Winnipeg Free Press November 17, 1979 NEW YORK-Waking up may be the hardest act of Bette…

BetteBack November 9, 1979 Movie Review: A Rose Is A Rose Is A … Bette Midler

Santa Ana Orange County Register Evening November 9, 1979 Movie Review: A Rose Is A Rose…

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…