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Modeled after the life of Janis Joplin, Midler plays a young, talented and self-destructive blues/rock singer. Professional triumphs don't stop her lonely restlessness and confused love affairs. The best exhibition of the rock and roll world outside of documentaries. Electrifying film debut for Midler features an incredible collection of songs.

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Available on Running time 134 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Musical Drama, Price of Fame, Martyred Pop Icons, Struggling Musicians
Cast
Bette Midler, Alan Bates, Frederic Forrest, Harry Dean Stanton, David Keith
Cinematography
Vilmos Zsigmond
Director
Mark Rydell
Producer
20th Century-Fox

Awards

Golden Globes 1980: Actress--Mus./Comedy (Midler), Song ("The Rose"); Natl. Soc. Film Critics 1979: Support. Actor (Forrest).

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