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BetteBack March 3, 1975: Friends Commission Neon Portrait Of Midler

Ames Daily Tribune March 3, 1975 NEW YORK (UPI) — Rudi Stern says neon has been…

Trudie Styler Explains The Message Behind Her New Queer Teen Movie Featuring A Cameo By Bette Midler

Huffpost Trudie Styler Explains The Message Behind Her New Queer Teen Movie Featuring A Cameo By…

BetteBack April 17, 1974: Bette Midler And Managers Not Thrilled With “The Divine Mister J”

Anderson Herald Bulletin April 17, 1974 Another belle unhappy about her debut into films is Bette…

BetteBack July 10, 1973: Will Bette Midler Revolutionize The Music Industry?

Lumberton Robesonian July 10, 1973 Just to keep the record straight, however, we have a few…

25 Questions For BetteHead Actress Anna Kendrick

Marie Claire Anna Kendrick Doesn’t Remember Her First Kiss by THE EDITORS Nov 11, 2016 1.…

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…

BetteBack January 15, 1974: Designer lists ten “worst dressed women”

Eau Claire Leader Telegram January 15, 1974 LOS ANGELES (AP) – Singer Bette Midler is No.…

BetteBack January 5, 1974: Bette Midler – My Ten Favorite Records

St Joseph Herald Press January 5, 1974 Who else but The Divine Miss M can carry…

BetteBack December 7, 1996: How Did Bette Midler End Up In Hawaii?

Clearfield Progress December 7, 1996 I recently learned First Wives Club star Bette Midler graduated from…

BetteBack October 6, 1996: Loose Lips

LOOSE LIPS The Buffalo News (Buffalo, NY) October 6, 1996 Actor Sinbad, star of “First Kid,”…

On Life And Aging: “The teenagers think that life is over when a person hits 40, much less 50. The little darlings. Little do they know what’s going on…

On Life And Aging: “The teenagers think that life is over when a person hits 40,…

BetteBack July 15, 1995: Remembering Live Aid

Daily News (Los Angeles, CA) July 15, 1995 If you’re old enough to remember “Live Aid,”…

BetteBack February 25, 1994: Judge Dismisses Martha Raye’s Lawsuit Against Bette Midler

Kokomo Tribune February 25, 1994 LOS ANGELES (AP) — “For the Boys,” wasn’t for Martha Raye,…

BetteBack December 10, 1993: The Pairing Of Bette Midler And “Gypsy” Is Inspired

Joplin Globe December 10, 1993 Irving Berlin and Cole Porter both turned it down. But Jerome…

BetteBack January 15, 1993: Rehearsals And Casting Start For ‘Gypsy’

Cedar Rapids Gazette January 15, 1993 Meanwhile, Halmi and associates have set a March I rehearsal…

The Divine Miss M opens up in “anything-goes” interview with fans

Starts At Sixty The Divine Miss M opens up in “anything-goes” interview with fans November 17,…

BetteBack December 27, 1991: ‘For The Boys’ Soundtrack Review

Medicine Hat News December 27, 1991 Bette Midler; For the Boys soundtrack (Atlantic) – Bette Midler…

BetteBack Review November 30, 1991: Bette Midler arrived on this earth about four decades too late

Washington Post November 30, 1991 Bette Midler arrived on this earth about four decades too late…

BetteBack Review November 27, 1991: ‘Boys’ fails to deliver on promise

Syracuse Herald Journal November 27, 1991 “For the Boys” won’t signal a return of musical movies…

BetteBack November 23, 1991: Midler brings the musical back

Medicine Hat News November 23, 1991 BEVERLY HILLS, Cal. — The audience at the Academy of…

BetteBack November 22, 1991: For The Boys: Word Of Mouth

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago November 22, 1991 After bogging down her movie career in sentimental sap…

BetteBack Midler Sings To Hundreds Of Marines For ‘For The Boys’

Cedar Rapids Gazette January 18, 1991 The Gulf crisis came crashing onto the soundstage where “For…

BetteBack December 23, 1990: Casting Call For ‘For The Boys’

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago December 23, 1990 Casting call: In the upcoming film, “ For the…

Miss M visited the childhood home of Winston Churchill today in Kent

  Miss M visited the childhood home of Winston Churchill today in Kent

Bette Midler: For The Boys – Facts And Trivia

Bette Midler: For The Boys – Facts And Trivia After the release of the movie, Martha…

Song Facts: From A Distance

This was written by singer/songwriter Julie Gold, who was working odd jobs in New York to…

Bette Tweets: The last of the Sunbeams of WWII, the remarkable Andrews Sisters, Patty Andrews expired today

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler The last of the Sunbeams of WWII, the remarkable Andrews Sisters, Patty Andrews…

BetteBack June 5, 1977: “Live At Last” Review

Phoenix Arizona Republic Manilow, Midler only middling By HARDY PRICE June 5, 1977 Three and a…

The Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Of Company B

Alt Sounds Tune of the (yester)day: Bette Midler – Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Issue #75 “Midler’s…

BetteBack August 18, 1992: James Caan Turns Out To Be An Ignorant Ass

European Stars And Stripes Caan blames Midler for “For The Boys” Failure August 18, 1992 James…

Premiere Props to Auction Items from Madonna, Midler, Liberace, and Justin Bieber at Hollywood Extravaganza V

PRWeb Hollywood Props and memorabilia are up for auction March 24 – 25. March 21, 2012…

BetteBack December 1, 1991: Eddie Sparks Not A Likeable Guy

Aiken Standard Caan’s ‘Boys’ Character Not Likable December 1, 1991 BOSTON — James Caan said his…

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: 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 November 27,1991: Midler marches off with For the Boys

Oak Park Oak Leaves Midler marches off with For the Boys By VIRGINIA GERST Wednesday, November…

BetteBack November 27, 1991: For The Boys – A Divine Project

Syracuse Post Standard *For the Boys‘ Is for Everybody 4 Stars By DOUG ERODE November 27,…

BetteBack November 24, 1991: Talking For The Boys

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

Review: For The Boys: Transitioning From Film To Stage

chicagotribune.com Gotta sing. Gotta dance. For the boys. Entertaining musical still needs to get to the…

For The Boys: How It Became A Theatrical Musical

Post Tribune Let’s hear it ‘For the Boys’ By hedy weiss Theater Critic/hweiss@suntimes.com August 10, 2011…

For The Boys Hits Legit Stage In Chicago

For the Boys stage production premieres at Marriott Theatre By Jodie Jacobs, Chicago Theater Examiner Marriott…

BetteBack: Raye vs. Midler

Midler Accused of Stealing the Show Article from:Chicago Sun-Times Article date:August 3, 1992 Entertainer Martha Raye…

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: For The Boys – What Happened?

New York Times December 5, 1991 ‘Boys’ Film Leaves Studio Wondering By BERNARD WEINRAUB, LOS ANGELES,…

BetteBack: Director Mark Rydell: The Choices Are Clear….

FOR RYDELL, THE CHOICES ARE CLEAR Article from:The Record (Bergen County, NJ) Article date:December 1, 1991…

BetteBack: Rydell – “I think Hollywood failed Bette Midler.”

DIRECTOR SAYS HOLLYWOOD MISUSED MIDLER IN FILMS.(Preview) Article from:Albany Times Union (Albany, NY) Article date:November 28,…

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…

BetteBack: “Stella” Chose Me

Bette says `Stella‘ role sought her out Article from:Chicago Sun-Times Article date:February 22, 1990 Author: Lou…

BetteBack: The Midler Moxie

MIDLER’S CAREER HITS HIGH NOTE.(Show) Article from:Albany Times Union (Albany, NY) Article date:January 8, 1989 Byline:…