THE ROSE (1979)
Filmography
Studio:  Twentieth Century Fox
Director:  Mark Rydell
Screenwriters:  Bill Kirby, Bo Goldman, and Michael Cimino
Story:  Bill Kirby
Director of Photography:  Vilmos Zsigmond
Editors:  Carroll Timothy O’Meara and Robert Wolfe
Production Designer:  Richard MacDonald
Cast:  Bette Midler (The Rose)
          Alan Bates (Rudge Campbell, Rose's Manager)
          Frederic Forrest (Houston Dyer)
          Harry Dean Stanton (Billy Ray Barry Primus)
          Dennis David Keith (Private First Class Mal)
          Sandra McCabe (Sarah Willingham, Rose's Lesbian Friend)

Color, 134 minutes

Awards:
Nominated, Oscar, 1980, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Forrest)
Nominated, Oscar, 1980, Best Actress in a Leading Role (Midler)
Nominated, Oscar, 1980, Best Film Editing (O’Meara and Wolfe)
Nominated, Oscar, 1980, Best Sound (Soderberg, Webb, Wells, and Williams)
Nominated, Golden Globe, 1980, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Forrest)
Nominated, Golden Globe, 1980, Best Motion Picture- Musical/Comedy
Won, Golden Globe, 1980, Best Motion Picture Actress Musical/Comedy (Midler)
Won, Golden Globe, 1980, Best Original Song (McBroom, “The Rose”)
Won, Golden Globe, 1980, New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture-Female (Midler)
 
 

Copyright (c) 2001 Jessica Roche, Graduate Student at Lehigh University.

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