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A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 1988-12-21
Runtime 123 minutes
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anita_skop shared a tip "This fabulous tearjerker is addictive and has wonderful performances. The soundtrack is incredible! Bring tissues and enjoy!"
wajwilliams shared a tip "When I need to ugly cry, this is the movie I watch. 😭"
SistaTiph shared a tip "yes"
melanies_muses shared a tip "So good - but the more often I watch the earlier I start sobbing 😭"
martin_tousignant shared a tip "My first movie with Bette Midler ! Love at first sight !😍😍😍"
julie_luttinen shared a tip "Saw this with my bestie-the definition of “brutiful”❤️"
hmhayes000 shared a tip "Best cry you'll ever have (if you have a soul)"
Andi-Roo shared a tip "Doesn't get more dramatic than this! ❤️"
lori_ann_garcia shared a tip "Classic!"
ally_uri shared a tip "Its a beautiful movie, makes me cry everytime"
kimberly_simmons shared a tip "It is very sad but it’s a nice friendship they have"
queen_epicstory shared a tip "Iconic"
lily_browning shared a tip "You will cry your eyes out until you no longer have tears."
sc_jarnagin shared a tip "Cry... Cry some more and enjoy Bette Midler's beautiful voice."
gina_grace shared a tip "This is a movie to watch with your best friend."
heather_larkin shared a tip "Best, best friend movie, if you need a “girl’s night” movie, watch this one!"
jazzylicious shared a tip "“I know everything there is to know about you and my memory is long. Very, very long.” — CC Bloom"
heather_sampson_5239 shared a tip "Loved it! But I'm biased i love everything Bette Midler does."
colleen_romero shared a tip "It’s the best"
jennifer_wyllia_whi shared a tip "So sad"
danab503 shared a tip "This movie is one of my faves, but need to be ready for emotions to run rampant 🥰"
penny_severson shared a tip "A real good best friend movie. Tearjerker. Have tissues handy."
teresa_gonzales_5596 shared a tip "The story of two unlikely childhood friends is both gripping and poignant as they are reunited as adults. #WhosCryingImNotCrying"
sheila_woods_9148 shared a tip "This is one of my favorite movies of all my life , it reminds me of a friendship I had w I was younger 🌈☮️💟🌈"
rebecca_silver shared a tip "🎤🎭🎶🎵🎶😢🤧"
leli_c shared a tip "Sweet but 😔 😟 🙁 😥"