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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the hell knows? I mean, I think I should have been nominated for ‘Beaches.’

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the hell knows? I mean, I think I should have been nominated for ‘Beaches.’ The critics didn’t like it, but the people sure adored it.” (1991, Los Angeles Times)

Image may contain: 2 people, people smiling, text BetteBack November 22, 1991: For The Boys: Word Of Mouth (bootlegbetty.com) Nia Long joins Idina Menzel in the remake of classic 1980s Bette Midler film Beaches (bootlegbetty.com) BetteBack January 8, 1994: Bette Midler’s record in films mixes wonderful with disappointing | BootLeg Betty (bootlegbetty.com)

On playing Dixie Leonard In “For The Boys: “This character is the most exciting I’ve ever played. | BootLeg Betty Read More

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

It’s been ten years since I lived here in LA

“It’s been ten years since I lived here in LA, and I have to tell you something. From the bottom of my heart, I’ve really missed you assholes. You superficial assholes!” (Bette Midler thanks the audience at the close of her triumphant return to Los Angeles in her hit show Kiss My Brass, March 2004)

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

Bette Midler On Lightening Her Load On The TV Series:

Bette Midler On Lightening Her Load On The TV Series: ” We are going to be realistic about landing big-name guest stars because “there’s no (bleeping) way Mel Gibson is going to do this show. The workload has lightened up considerably. So the wonderful thing about life is that sometimes you eat the bear, sometimes you barely eat, and then you eat the bear again.” (Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service, January 9, 2001)

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bette Midler On Her TV Series

Bette Midler On Her TV Series: “I’m basically playing myself, so I’m hoping I won’t be too far off the mark. It takes a little bit of stretch to play myself, but it’s the role I’m most comfortable with.” (Register Star, August 11, 2000)

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An Un-Named Gay Paper On Bette Midler:

An Un-Named Gay Paper On Bette Midler: “Our fag-hag has made it with the straights!” (Evening Star, March 11, 1976)

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Bette Midler On Her Awful Recordings:

Bette Midler On Her Awful Recordings: “Everyone is so happy to hear that stuff again. They’re all so pleased to go to that terrible place.” (European Stars And Stripes, December 11, 1999)

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Bette Midler On Turning To Television:

Bette Midler On Turning To Television: “When they learn to make movies, I’ll be back.” (Register Star, August 11, 2000)

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April’s Bette Midler Jukebox Is Open!

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There’s a lot of new music and interviews in the Bette Midler Jukebox for April. Hope you enjoy! Click Here!

“After a hot March comes April!”
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This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

There’s A New Bette Midler Fansite – We Love Bette Mider – Check It Out

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There’s A New Bette Midler Fansite – We Love Bette Mider – Check It Out

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This is a new Facebook group so there is interaction which is a good thing.

Hope you enjoy it!

Don

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Sunday, April 9, 2017

Bette Midler On How Her Passiveness Plagued Her Film Career:

Bette Midler On How Her Passiveness Plagued Her Film Career: “I was in some terrific pictures, but I wasn’t in the pictures I intended to make. And the pictures I did intend to make I was unable to stand up for myself. That was very painful…really, truly, horrible.” (European Stars And Stripes, December 11, 1999)

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