When the New York child performer CC Bloom and San Fransisco rich kid Hillary meet in a holiday resort in Atlantic City, it marks the start of a lifetime friendship between them. The two keep in touch through letters for a number of years until Hillary, now a successful lawyer moves to New York to stay with struggling singer CC. The movie shows the various stages of their friendship and their romances including their love for the same man. Written by
Sami Al-Taher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Friends come and go but there's always one you're stuck with for life.
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Did You Know?
Lainie Kazan didn't want to play C.C Bloom's mother, but after finding out Midler was in the film, she said yes in order to work with her See more
When Hilary comes to visit CC in her apartment in 1968, there is a picture of Patty Smith's 1974 album "Wild Horses" on the wall. See more
I don't even remember what it was I was mad about and I don't care. Whatever it was that you did, I forgive you.
What I did? You and your lousy letters. Just to get one of them made me special even before I opened it. All your crappy stories, all your big dreams.
I didn't know that.
Well, what the hell did you know? Did you know how bad things were for me? No, because you wouldn't even open my letters. If you had even answered one, just one! Told me what a jerk I was, anything! But you didn't. ...
Ballin' the Jack
Music by Chris Smith
Lyrics by Jim Burris
Performed by Bette Midler
and Grace Johnston
a capella on the beach See more