Two childhood friends are reunited in their middle age and one learns she is dying of a fatal disease.
Subjects:Female friendship -- Drama.
Terminally ill -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Dart, Iris Rainer. Beaches.
Donoghue, Mary Agnes.
Gray, Spalding, 1941-2004.
Heard, John, 1946-2017
Hershey, Barbara, 1948-
Read, James, 1952-
Silver Screen Partners IV.
Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Beaches (Motion picture)
Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound.
English or French dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey, John Heard, Spalding Gray, James Read, Lainie Kazan.
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; film editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Georges Delerue.
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.
Special features: Widescreen enhanced for 16x9 televisions
1989 Grammy Award-winning Song Of The Year and Record Of The Year "Wind beneath my wings" music video performed by Bette Midler
AFI's 100 years... 100 songs with Bette Midler (clip)
Mayim Bialik remembers Beaches
Barbara Hershey screen test
Audio commentary with director Garry Marshall
Language: English Dolby digital surround ; French Dolby digital surround
Subtitles: English, French.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
39995Link to PAC