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19th Jun '17 7:24:01 AM jormis29
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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick directed by Creator/GarryMarshall, starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, loosely based off of the 1985 novel by Iris R. Dart.

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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick directed by Creator/GarryMarshall, starring Bette Midler Creator/BetteMidler and Barbara Hershey, Creator/BarbaraHershey, loosely based off of the 1985 novel by Iris R. Dart.
2nd May '17 11:19:56 AM Mdumas43073
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It shows [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "C.C." Bloom (Miller) and Hillary Whitney (Hershey), from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives.

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It shows The film depicts [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "C.C." "CC" Bloom (Miller) and Hillary Whitney (Hershey), from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives.
2nd May '17 11:19:04 AM Mdumas43073
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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, loosely based off of the 1985 novel by Iris R. Dart. It shows [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "CC" Bloom and Hillary Whitney, from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives. Seen as the ultimate ChickFlick and a {{tearjerker}}.

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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick directed by Creator/GarryMarshall, starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, loosely based off of the 1985 novel by Iris R. Dart.

It shows [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "CC" "C.C." Bloom (Miller) and Hillary Whitney, Whitney (Hershey), from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives. Seen as the ultimate ChickFlick and a {{tearjerker}}.lives.
11th Jul '14 4:56:27 PM emmmyb
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* AwardBaitSong: "Wing Beneath my Wings."

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* AwardBaitSong: "Wing "Wind Beneath my Wings."
13th Aug '13 12:03:58 PM DragonQuestZ
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* NouveauRiche: When CC and Hillary have a fight, Hillary calls CC this, due to some of the roles CC took.



* PrettyInMink: CC and Hillary each wear a few lovely furs throughout the movie.



27th Jan '13 6:23:03 PM Revenelle
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* AgeLift: In the novel, the two girls meet at the ages of ten (Cee Cee) and seven (Bertie). In the film, CC and Hillary are both eleven in their first meeting. The novel also depicts their first reunion as happening in their teens, while the film has them reunite in their 20s.

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* AgeLift: In the novel, the two girls meet at the ages of ten (Cee Cee) and seven (Bertie). In the film, CC and Hillary are both eleven in their first meeting. The novel also depicts their first reunion as happening in their teens, while the film has them reunite in their 20s.mid-twenties.
27th Jan '13 6:22:28 PM Revenelle
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* AdaptationNameChange: Hillary Whitney is known as "Roberta White" in the original novel. Her daughter's name also changed between adaptations, from "Nina Rose Barron" to "Victoria Cecile Essex".

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* AdaptationNameChange: Hillary Whitney is known as "Roberta White" in the original novel. novel (and nicknamed "Bertie"). Her daughter's name also changed between adaptations, from "Nina Rose Barron" to "Victoria Cecile Essex".Essex".
** In a minor example, Cecelia's nickname is spelled as "Cee Cee" in the novel and "CC" in the film (as she's given the middle name Carol).
* AgeLift: In the novel, the two girls meet at the ages of ten (Cee Cee) and seven (Bertie). In the film, CC and Hillary are both eleven in their first meeting. The novel also depicts their first reunion as happening in their teens, while the film has them reunite in their 20s.
27th Jan '13 6:18:10 PM Revenelle
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* SparedByTheAdaptation: In the original novel, a teenage CC learns that her mother has died of a heart attack. The film averts this, instead showing Leona to have moved away to Florida and bringing her back for the scene where she calls out her now-adult daughter on her behavior.
27th Jan '13 6:15:05 PM Revenelle
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* AdaptationNameChange: Hillary Whitney is known as "Roberta White" in the original novel. Her daughter's name also changed between adaptations, from "Nina Rose Barron" to "Victoria Cecile Essex".
19th Jan '13 4:37:41 PM Revenelle
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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey. It shows [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "CC" Bloom and Hillary Whitney, from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives. Seen as the ultimate ChickFlick and a {{tearjerker}}.

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''Beaches'' is a 1988 ChickFlick starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey.Hershey, loosely based off of the 1985 novel by Iris R. Dart. It shows [[ChildhoodFriends the friendship]] of two girls, Cecelia "CC" Bloom and Hillary Whitney, from very different backgrounds and different parts of the country. When they grow up we see this friendship go through many ups and downs the course of their lives. Seen as the ultimate ChickFlick and a {{tearjerker}}.
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