What's Love Got to Do with It

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What's Love Got to Do with It

1970s biography celebrity singer fame domestic violence physical abuse price of fame tina turner african american music 1960s abusive husband music industry

What's Love Got to Do with It

Release Date: June 09, 1993

Year    :   1993
Slogan    :   «Who needs a heart when a heart can be broken?»
Genres    :   Music, Drama
Production Companies    :   Touchstone Pictures
Director    :   Brian Gibson
Producers    :   Mario Iscovich, Reuben Cannon, Pat Kehoe, Doug Chapin, Barry Krost, Roger Davies
Writers    :   Tina Turner, Kate Lanier
RunTime    :   118 mins.
Budget    :   15000000
Revenue    :   39100956

Based on the life of the legendary soul singer, Tina Turner -- born Anna Mae Bullock -- discovers her love of singing in her Tennessee church choir. She moves to St. Louis to pursue a career, and there she meets the charismatic Ike Turner, who rechristens her Tina and offers to help her succeed. As a musical team, Ike and Tina take the charts by storm. But as his physical abuse worsens, Tina has to make the tough decision to leave Ike and set out on her own.

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