Record Details

Catalog Search

Image of item

Beaches [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Bruckheimer/South production ; produced by Bonnie Bruckheimer-Martell, Bette Midler, Margaret Jennings South ; screenplay by Mary Agnes Donoghue ; directed by Garry Marshall.


Available copies

Current holds

    0 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Leonard DVD Beaches (Text) 31307020626570 Movies Checked out 09/23/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788859145 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed., widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : p2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the novel by Iris Rainer Dart.
Special features: bloopers; music video: 'Wind Beneath My Wings' by Bette Midler; "AFI's 100 years ... 100 songs with Bette Midler"; Mayim Bialik remembers Beaches; Barbara Hershey screen test; audio commentary; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; film editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Georges Delerue.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey, John Heard, Spalding Gray, James Read, Lainie Kazan.
Summary, etc.:
Two childhood friends are reunited in their middle age and one learns she is dying of a fatal disease.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation (1.85:1); Dolby Digital surround sound.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Female friendship > Drama.
Terminally ill > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

Additional Resources