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What's Love Got To Do With It (1993)

R 06/09/1993 (US) Drama 1h 58m

Who Needs A Heart When A Heart Can Be Broken?


What's Love Got to Do with It is a 1993 American biographical film directed by Brian Gibson, based on the life of Tina Turner. The film stars Angela Bassett as Tina Turner and Laurence Fishburne as Ike Turner.

The screenplay was adapted by Kate Lanier from the book I, Tina co-written by Turner with Kurt Loder. Both Ike and Tina assigned rights to Lanier for their lives to be dramatized in the film. The film's soundtrack featured the hit song "I Don't Wanna Fight", which went to number one in seven countries.

  1. Brian Gibson


  2. Tina Turner


  3. Kate Lanier


Top Billed Cast

  1. Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett

    Anna Mae Bullock / Tina Turner

  2. Laurence Fishburne

    Laurence Fishburne

    Ike Turner

  3. Vanessa Bell Calloway

    Vanessa Bell Calloway


  4. Jenifer Lewis

    Jenifer Lewis

    Zelma Bullock

  5. Khandi Alexander

    Khandi Alexander


  6. Richard T. Jones

    Richard T. Jones

    Ike Turner Jr.

  7. Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly

    Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly

    Young Anna Mae Bullock

  8. Chi McBride

    Chi McBride


  9. Penny Johnson

    Penny Johnson

    Lorraine Taylor

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What's Love Got To Do With It
What's Love Got To Do With It

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $39,100,956.00


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