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  1. Bette Midler Talks the Rose In New Clip From Criterion Collection Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Stage and screen mega-star Bette Midler headlines popular big screen musical THE ROSE and it arrives on Blu-ray for the very first time via a brand new edition from the Criterion Collection, now available. The official description of THE ROSE is as follows: " Bette Midler exploded onto the screen with her take-no-prisoners performance in this quintessential film about fame and addiction from director Mark Rydell .

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  2. FILM: Winning BetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Artforum Intl.

    NEARLY ALL THE PRESS COVERAGE of Mark Rydell 's The Rose , the 1979 Bette Midler juggernaut, started off by mentioning that the film, about a self-destructive, monstrously talented rocker, was inspired by the too-short life of Janis Joplin - a comparison that Midler was compelled to either acknowledge or disavow when doing the publicity rounds for her debut screen performance. Yet watching The Rose for the first time, thirty-six years after its release, I was perplexed - though quite pleasantly so - to discover that the star trajectory being dramatized wasn't so much that of the singer known as Pearl but of the woman who once went by the sobriquet Bathhouse Betty.

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  3. 10 essential Bette Midler songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Arizona Republic

    Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1Hi35hw With Bette Midler headed to Phoenix for a US Airways Center concert, here's a playlist of Midler essentials, from the chart-topping ballad "Wind Beneath My Wings" to "The Rose" and "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." It's kind of weird that Midler's biggest mainstream moments are this sort of heavy, emotional ballad that couldn't be further removed from the bawdy camp appeal of such classic performance pieces as "The Vicki Eydie Show," as captured on her classic "Live at Last."

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  4. 'some say Link, it is a hunger, an endless aching need...a a'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... l point by point content / argument is terrific 1979 to Go Criterion Collection got Bette Midler to reminisce about The Rose (1979) for a dvd release!!! Take a look.

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  5. Bette Midler's 'Divine Intervention': Brilliance, With Occasional NonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Houston Press

    ... "Miss Otis Regrets" before coming to the evening's highlight, a heartbreaking and yet hopeful version of "The Rose." (That got a well-deserved standing ovation.) Equally touching was "Stay with Me (Baby)." "Wind Beneath My Wings" closed the show, ...

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  6. Bette Midler In the Rose Criterion Collection Blu-ray Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Stage and screen mega-star Bette Midler headlines popular big screen musical THE ROSE and it arrives on Blu-ray for the very first time via a brand new edition from the Criterion Collection, out now. The official description of THE ROSE is as follows: " Bette Midler exploded onto the screen with her take-no-prisoners performance in this quintessential film about fame and addiction from director Mark Rydell .

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  7. Bette Midler: Still a divinea at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Advocate

    ... has a strong singing voice. That was clear in her performances of a trio of ballads saved for late in the show: "The Rose," "From a Distance" and "Wind Beneath My Wings." She made her entrance sitting in a chair that appeared to be part throne, part ...

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  8. Concert Review: Bette Midler's Divine Intervention Tour at the Amalie ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... is still able to keep them. Her conversational phrasing and intimate connection with the lyrics, particularly in "The Rose" and "Wind Beneath My Wings," sent the audience leaping to its feet. And "Stay with Me," the ragged plea that probably sealed ...

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  9. Bette Midler kicks off Divine Intervention tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Music-News.com

    ... Can Really Hang You Up The Most (from Some People's Lives, 1990) Miss Otis Regrets (from Some People's Lives, 1990) The Rose (from The Rose, 1979) From A Distance (from Some People's Lives, 1990) Stay With Me (from The Rose, 1979) Wind Beneath My ...

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  10. Concert review: Bette Midlera s Divine Intervention, a spirited, delightfully profane rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Miami Herald

    DIVINITY MINGLES WITH HARLETTES: Bette Midler with her backing trio, the Staggering Harlettes, sang girl group covers and some songs she popularized like 'The Rose,' 'Wind Beneath My Wings' and 'From a Distance' in a colorful, two-hour show that had its opening May 8 at Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino near Hollywood. A JENNER JOKE: Bette Midler imagines some fictional Twitter pics that might have leaked where she is concerned, including this shot featuring Midler and Bruce Jenner in bed.

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  11. Bette Midler Kicks Off it's the Girls Tour TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has toured the world, sold millions of albums, published two books and appeared in over two dozen films, including The Rose, Beaches, Ruthless People, Hocus Pocus, First Wives Club and For The Boys.

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  12. A Friend's Roses in BloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | CNN

    ... this Spring, in the Dallas area. Take 3 1/2 minutes to relax among the roses, and listen to Bette Midler sing "The Rose." Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you ...

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  13. Ed Asner and Mark Rydell Set for OXYMORONS Benefit at Malibu Playhouse TonightRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his directing various film and TV Westerns. Among Rydell's other known films: "The Reivers," "Cinderella Liberty," "The Rose," "The River" and "For the Boys." Before launching his directing career, Rydell first trained in music and acting. On-screen ...

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  14. World famous male voice choir singing out for new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Border Counties Advertizer

    ... Keep the Home Fires Burning, before segueing into familiar modern classics such as The Hollies' He Ain't Heavy and The Rose by Bette Midler. The choir's rich, textured sound and its embrace of varied musical styles goes some way to explain their ...

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  15. Renee Graham: - When a Man Loves a Woman' offers a tangible intimacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... It has been covered by various singers, from Bette Midler's searing Janis Joplin-esque version from Midler's film, "The Rose" to Michael Bolton's inexplicably popular bombastic yawn. Yet regardless of who sings it, it will forever belong to Sledge. ...

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  16. Ed Asner and Mark Rydell Set for OXYMORONS Benefit at Malibu Playhouse, 5/2Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his directing various film and TV Westerns. Among Rydell's other known films: "The Reivers," "Cinderella Liberty," "The Rose," "The River" and "For the Boys." Before launching his directing career, Rydell first trained in music and acting. On-screen ...

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  17. Percy Sledge: Singer whose hit When a Man Loves a Woman became one of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Independent

    ... "raised the bar for soul balladeering for all time", was covered by Bette Midler in the soundtrack to the 1979 film The Rose and by the blue-eyed-soul singer Michael Bolton in 1991. It also served as the title song for a 1994 film starring Meg Ryan ...

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  18. VIDEO: Bette Midler Performs 'Be My Baby' from New Album on ELLENRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has toured the world, sold millions of albums, published two books and appeared in over two dozen films, including The Rose, Beaches, Ruthless People, Hocus Pocus, First Wives Club and For The Boys.

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  19. ELLISFIELD/ FARLEIGHRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... Ellisfield, at 6pm on Easter Sunday, when the Belles of St Martin's will be supporting the congregation and singing The Rose, written by Amanda McBroom and made famous by Bette Midler. ELLISFIELD Village Association AGM: Next Wednesday, at 8pm in ...

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  20. 'The Voice' Recap: The Knockouts Begin and One Artist Drops OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | BuddyTV

    ... performance. She takes her time letting the beast out, then embraces the song almost like Bette Midler delivering "The Rose." Pharrell calls Brian masterful and appreciates Sarah's soft ending. The coaches are genuinely impressed with both ...

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