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  1. This 'Sisters!'-Only Version Of 'Hocus Pocus' Will Make You Super NostalgicRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MTV

    "Hocus Pocus" has become a Halloween classic, so much so that Miley Cyrus even photoshopped herself into a poster of the movie. There are a few reasons for the movie's enduring popularity, from everyone's favorite talking cat to Bette Midler and pre-"Sex and the City" Sarah Jessica Parker, but we think the biggest reason is how everyone says "Sisters!" in the movie.


  2. Miley Cyrus Recasts 'Hocus Pocus'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MTV

    ... but we'd definitely be down to hear Miley and Wayne cover Screamin' Jay Hawkins' "I Put A Spell On You," like Bette Midler does in the flick. Get on that, dudes. Your Beatles remake could be just the beginning. We'll just be over here watching this ...


  3. Lucy Tops to Bring Stealing the Show: Bette Midler to Kalk Bay Theatre, 4-16 NovemberRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Singing sensation Lucy Tops brings her golden voice to Kalk Bay Theatre in a tribute to the one of the greatest singers of our time. She will perform Stealing the Show: Bette Midler for a limited season from 4 to 16 November.


  4. Why You're Crazy Addicted to 'Hocus Pocus'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mashable

    Since 1993, the Disney film Hocus Pocus has been a perennial Halloween favorite, scaring up a new batch of children every year. Starring Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker as a trio of evil witches known as the Sanderson sisters, the film is a kitschy gem.


  5. Photo Coverage: BILLY & RAY Opens Off-Broadway - After Party Including Proud Mom ... Bette MidlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... Theatre (108 E. 15 St.). Check out photos from the opening night party, including famous (and proud) Mom - Bette Midler ! Completing the cast of BILLY & RAY are Sophie von Haselberg (THE CAT AND THE CANARY) as Wilder's long-suffering secretary, and ...


  6. Bette Midler Covers the Chiffons' 'One Fine Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Bette Midler's past few albums have focused on songs made famous by Peggy Lee and Rosemary Clooney , along with a collection of holiday favorites. She takes a different tack on the classics on her upcoming release, covering songs by iconic girl groups on "It's the Girls!" Speakeasy today premieres one of them, Midler's version of the Chiffons' hit "One Fine Day."


  7. Bette Midler cuddles up to daughter Sophie Von Haselberg at opening night of Billy & RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    ... suspect is charged with 2005 rape and attempted murder just days after body found in hunt for missing student Bette Midler had every reason to look proud as she arrived at the Vineyard Theatre in New York City for the opening night of Billy & Ray on ...


  8. Vote Bette Midler, Georgia O'Keeffe, or James Meredith in Smithsonian electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 |

    Georgia O'Keeffe by A Arnold Newman; James Meredith by A Flip Schulke; Bette Midler by A Richard Amsel. National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution Vote early and once daily for either diva Bette Midler, painter Georgia O'Keeffe, or civil rights hero James Meredith to be honored on the National Portrait Gallery 's new " Recognize " wall.


  9. 13 Family-Friendly Halloween MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WOTV Battle Creek

    ... films, this list has something for everyone. Here are 13 great picks! 1. Hocus Pocus Released: 1993 Stars: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy This film is the story of a young teen and his sister as they battle centuries old witches: ...


  10. Diva Talk: Alysha Umphress Chats About On the Town, Beaches, American Idiot and Her New RecordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Playbill

    ... a new recording with fellow Broadway actor Jeff Blumenkrantz and was seen as Cee Cee Bloom (the part played by Bette Midler on film) in Virginia's Signature Theatre world premiere of the new musical Beaches . I recently had the pleasure of chatting ...


  11. Rainbow Youth Theatre's fall production of 'Gypsy' a timeless classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... stage and in the movies with leading actresses Ethel Merman, Angela Lansbury, Rosalind Russell, Natalie Wood, Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters. It tells the story of Rose, (Susan Bradshaw, Chelsea Keene), a domineering mother who is determined ...


  12. BWW Interview: Marc Shaiman Preps for the 54 Below Show and Wraps Up...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    ... about my mother being excited that my sister married a doctor, or my weight problem- the song I wrote with Bette Midler ...I've got enough. I don't want it to be like the shows that I've done in the past or the ones I want to do in the future with ...


  13. Bette Midler's New SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Vanity Fair

    The Divine Miss M is back! Nearly eight years after her last album, Bette Midler has returned with a new album called It's the Girls! a glorious tribute to the girl groups of days gone by. You can hear an exclusive track from the album, a cover of the Ronettes' classic "Be My Baby," right here: On It's the Girls! , which will be released on November 4, Midler covers everything from the swinging sounds of WWII-era Andrews Sisters, to 60s super-groups like the Supremes and the Shirelles, to 90s hit makers TLC.


  14. TWC Brings a Family-Friendly Selection of On Demand Titles with New...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Wire

    Time Warner Cable customers can access over 40 kids Halloween favorites with our new Kids Halloween and Scooby-Doo Halloween categories on Movies On Demand. Customers can enjoy family favorites such as Hotel Transylvania with Adam Sandler, Hocus Pocus with Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker or a collection of Scooby-Doo favorites.


  15. Letters for October 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 |

    ... to pony up. Recent events are reminding us to vote Yes on ballot Question 3. 150 things? Jinxed! With Bette Midler and Ken Wahl - loads of old Reno. Vanishing Point - too cool for school and Goldfield, too. The Cal Neva Lodge, second home for the ...


  16. Amanda McBroom and George Ball Bring Some Enchanted Evening to 54 Below TonightRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 |

    ... which was looking for a title song. After a few rejections by the producers, the music supervisor sent it to Bette Midler who loved it, and the rest is history. McBroom is lauded for her talent for writing exceptional songs that are witty and ...


  17. Halloween: A spooky soundtrack to get your party startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Chronicle Live

    ... one hit Feels So Good, this was DJ turned singer Sonique's third top 10 single. Also famous for being sung by Bette Midler in Disney Halloween family favourite Hocus Pocus, the title says it all. Get your fingers ready to click along to this one ...


  18. Hottest Articles on from 10/5/2014 - 10/12/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 |

    ... FROZEN, according to Idina Menzel's official news Twitter page. ( more... ) STAGE TUBE: Watch Trailer for Bette Midler's New 'It's the Girls' Album by Stage Tube - October 07, 2014 The Divine Miss M is back! Bette Midler will release her first ...


  19. Town Cars Celebrates Its New CD, Hearts and Stars, This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | River Front Times

    ... I'm selfishly staking a claim. I started playing piano when I was four years old. I learned the beginning of [Bette Midler's] "The Rose." I'm from Granite City; Brad and I both went to Granite City High School. My family was part of Assembly of God, ...


  20. Imelda Staunton's Gypsy: The archetypal showbiz mother from hellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Independent

    ... was the surprisingly belated London premiere) and including Bernadette Peters onstage and Rosalind Russell and Bette Midler on film. I tell them that Streisand (at the grand old age of 72) has announced that very day that things are looking good for ...