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Audio & Video: Who Came Up With That Crazy Version Of “Paradise” From Divine Madness?

Mister D: I have always loved the lyrics and music to the song, “Paradise” and there were several things I…

Did You Know Bette Midler Contributed Lyrics To Dr. John’s Classic Hit “Right Place, Wrong Time”? (Video Included) – One Of My All Time Favorite Songs!

Offbear Magazine 300 Songs For 300 Years: Keyboardists MAY 9, 2018by: BRETT MILANO “Right Place, Wrong Time” Dr. John, 1973…

BetteBack December 16, 1973: Danger Sign to the Divine Miss M?

Pacific Stars And Stripes December 16, 1973 The first time I heard Bette Midler on record I didn’t really care…

Review: Twenty Feet From Stardom

Arizona Star Back-up singers master art of standing out, blending in BACK-UP SINGERS TAKE SPOTLIGHT IN DOCUMENTARY July 4, 2013…

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 has conquered…

“Phil Spector” Movie: “…you’ll spend the entire movie wishing Midler had been able to do it.”

Washington Post HBO’s ‘Phil Spector’: A courtroom sketch with too much gray By Hank Stuever Updated: Friday, March 22, 7:00…

Helen Mirren: “Bette Midler would have been absolutely brilliant in the role…” (Phil Spector)

Vancouver Sun Phil Spector film ‘an amalgam of fiction, imagination and reality’ Helen Mirren calls HBO movie on reviled music…

Phil Spector: TV Review

Mister D: As most of you know Bette Midler was originally to star in this movie with Al Pacino, but…

Full Length Trailer: Phil Spector

Mister D: Again…this is the movie Bette had to back out of due to a neck/back injury. Helen Mirren took…

Sundance Review: ‘Twenty Feet From Stardom’

HitFix Review: Spectacular ‘Twenty Feet From Stardom’ showcases music’s unheralded voices A superb doc that not only educates, but completely…

Documentary “Twenty Feet From Stardom” Debuts At Sundance Jan. 17

Salt Lake Tribune Darlene Love & director talk about Sundance doc ‘Twenty Feet From Stardom’ that features back-up singers By DAVID…

Phil Spector Movie: A Lost “Bette”

USA Today ‘Phil Spector‘ pulls Mamet, Pacino and Mirren to HBO By Robert Bianco January 4, 2013 Whatever else he…

BetteBack: Renowned Critic Gives “Bette Midler” A Fair To Middlin’ Review

Pacific Stars And Stripes Bette Midler’s Latest-Only Middlin’ Fair By ROBERT HILBURN © 1973, The Los Angeles Times December 16,…

HBO Receives 104 Primetime Emmy®nominations

Examiner HBO tops Emmy nods for 11th year – led by Mildred Pierce and Boardwalk Empire By Christine Nyholm, Cable…

Washington Times Compiles List Of Movies That Rock

Washington Times The List: Movies that rock Compiled by John Haydon Thursday, July 7, 2011 “Beatles Day” is celebrated in…

Photo: Al Pacino As Phil Spector

The Daily Mail FIRST LOOK: Al Pacino is a doppelgänger for music producer turned convicted killer Phil Spector in new…

Bette Midler’s HBO Film Begins Filming In NY This Week

HBO’s Phil Spector Project begins filming in NYC this week with Al Pacino and Bette Midler by CHRISTINE on JULY…

Midler, Pacino To Film In Nassau County Courthouse July 18 and 19

Newsday Originally published: July 2, 2011 6:33 PM By ANN GIVENS The Nassau County Courthouse is getting ready for its…

Let Mamet Explore His Theory In Midler/Pacino Bio-Pic

No Rock And Roll Fun Thursday, June 16, 2011 Should have gone to Spect-haters (sorry) It can’t be often that…

Midler/Pacino Director Warned Not To Glorify A Killer!

TMZ HBO ‘Spector’ Director Warned — Don’t Glorify a Killer! 6/16/2011 12:10 AM PDT by TMZ Staff David Mamet —…

Mamet Talks New Midler/Pacino Movie And Other Things

Financial Times Lunch with the FT: David Mamet By John Gapper Published: June 10 2011 19:19 | Last updated: June…

New Bette Movie Seeks Lana Clarkson Look-A-Like

On Tuesday 7th June 2011, @TEAMHOLDINGCORP said: T.E.A.M. HOLDING CORP. : National Search Principal -movie for HBO ; AL PACINO; BETTE…

Bette Midler And Al Pacino To Star In Phil Spector Bio-Pic

Mister D: Yes it’s confirmed and no it’s not a musical…. The Wrap Bette Midler and Jeffrey Tambor Sign on…

Bette Midler joins HBO Films’ Spector project

Exclusive: Bette Midler has signed on for a lead role on HBO Films' in-development Phil Spector film starring Al Pacino,…

An Interview with Darlene Love (Thanks Kim)

Melody Maker: [11 March 2011] By Christian John Wikane PopMatters Contributing Editor She’s a Rebel A white dude on a…

Reminder: Bette Inducts Darlene Love Into Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame Tomorrow Night

New York Daily News At long last, Darlene Love makes it into rock’s Hall of Fame March 13, 2011 It…