Beaches

85
  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Comedy Drama
  • Release year: 1988
  • Running time: 123 min
A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
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A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.

Original Release

12/21/1988

US Release

12/21/1988

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Cast

Bette Midler CC Bloom / Cecilia 'CC' Carol Bloom
Barbara Hershey Hillary Whitney Essex
John Heard John Pierce
Spalding Gray Dr. Richard Milstein
Lainie Kazan Leona Bloom
James Read Michael Essex
Mayim Bialik CC (age 11) / Cecilia 'CC' Carol Bloom (age 11)
Marcie Leeds Hillary - Age 11 / Hillary Whitney Essex
Carol Williard Aunt Vesta
Grace Johnston Victoria Essex / Victoria Cecilia Essex
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Garry Marshall

Writers

Mary Agnes Donoghue, Iris Rainer

Cast

Bette Midler CC Bloom / Cecilia 'CC' Carol Bloom
Barbara Hershey Hillary Whitney Essex
John Heard John Pierce
Spalding Gray Dr. Richard Milstein
Lainie Kazan Leona Bloom
James Read Michael Essex
Mayim Bialik CC (age 11) / Cecilia 'CC' Carol Bloom (age 11)
Marcie Leeds Hillary - Age 11 / Hillary Whitney Essex
Carol Williard Aunt Vesta
Grace Johnston Victoria Essex / Victoria Cecilia Essex
Phil Leeds Sammy Pinkers
Allan Kent Mr. Melman
Lynda Goodfriend Mrs. Myandowski
Robert Ball Harry
Nikki Plant Iris Myandowski
Michael French Head Waiter
Frank Campanella Doorman
Diane Frazen Marjorie
Michael Elias Seedy Bar Patron
Patrick Richwood T. Kuhn

Producers

Teri Schwartz Executive Producer
Bonnie Bruckheimer Producer
Bette Midler Producer
Margaret South Producer
Nick Abdo Producer

Editors

Richard Halsey

1989 Oscar Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Nominated
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