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What's Love Got To Do With It

Rated R for domestic violence, strong language, drug use and some sexuality.

R 118min.
 
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What's Love Got to Do With It? is the filmed biography of R&B/pop singer Tina Turner (Angela Bassett), documenting her efforts to break away from her abusive husband Ike (Laurence Fishburne). Read More
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February 18, 2010
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November 30, 2008
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This is my favorite movie--for those who haven't seen this you are really missin' out!!! It's the story of Tina Turner's marriage to Ike Turner--though the lead actors (Angela Basset and Laurence Fishburne) look very little like Ike and Tina, the performances were perfect!!! This movie can have you crackin' up (sometimes intentionally, sometimes unintentionally)--it's a real human story about a

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