History Film / WhatsLoveGotToDoWithIt

2nd Jun '16 11:35:39 AM 3rdStringPG
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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: A lot of events depicted in this movie were historically inaccurate. One such example was calling "Private Dancer" her first solo album; it was her fifth. The Other Wiki has a whole list dedicated to some of the inaccuracies.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: A lot of events depicted in this movie were historically inaccurate. One such example was calling "Private Dancer" her first solo album; it was her fifth. You've also got "Proud Mary" first being performed in 1968, a year before Music/CreedenceClearwaterRevival made it a hit as ''their'' original recording. And Tina's 1968 suicide attempt (by downing sleeping pills before a show) taking place in the early '70s.
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The Other Wiki has a whole list dedicated to some of the inaccuracies.
7th May '16 3:07:48 PM Mdumas43073
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''What's Love Got to Do with It'' is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, previously known for such films as ''Film/BreakingGlass'' (1980) and ''Film/PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).

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''What's Love Got to Do with It'' is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, Brian Gibson, previously known for such films as ''Film/BreakingGlass'' ''Breaking Glass'' (1980) and ''Film/PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).
7th May '16 3:07:10 PM Mdumas43073
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''What's Love Got to Do with It?'' , or "Tina" for re-release purposes, is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, previously known for such films as ''Film/BreakingGlass'' (1980) and ''Film/PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).

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''What's Love Got to Do with It?'' , or "Tina" for re-release purposes, It'' is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, previously known for such films as ''Film/BreakingGlass'' (1980) and ''Film/PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).
17th Oct '15 11:24:40 PM jameygamer
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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: A lot of events depicted in this movie were historically inaccurate. One such example was calling "Private Dancer" her first solo album; it was her fifth. The Other Wiki has a whole list dedicated to some of the inaccuracies.
30th Jun '15 11:01:34 AM Psi001
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* HistoricalVillainUpgrade: Ike Turner's violent streak is exaggerated into the levels of a borderline thriller villain for the movie. The film adds fictional scenes of him raping Tina and later threatening her at gunpoint (calling into question why [[KarmaHoudini he was never charged]]). Expectedly, this film was largely responsible for destroying the real Ike Turner's career.
25th Mar '15 4:56:33 AM Morgenthaler
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The film features both great renditions of Tina Turner's song and "gut-wrenching scenes of domestic violence". The reviews were mostly positive and the film is still well-regarded. RottenTomatoes gives it a positive ranking of 97%. It was a modest box office hit, earning about 39 million dollars in US markets and more than covering its small budget. Fishburne and Bassett were nominated for Oscars as Best Leading Actor and Actress, [[CaptainObvious respectively,]] but lost.
1st Jan '15 11:32:26 AM nombretomado
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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: According to LaurenceFishburne, it took a few years for women to stop giving him the evil eye after playing Ike.

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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: According to LaurenceFishburne, Creator/LaurenceFishburne, it took a few years for women to stop giving him the evil eye after playing Ike.
21st Aug '14 4:59:59 PM Psi001
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* TheDogBitesBack: After years of abuse and domination by Ike, Tina finally snaps and gives him a nasty beating of his own in a violent dispute in a limo. He still tries to give orders afterwards, but a DeathGlare from Tina leads him to back off, signing his gradual loss of dominance over her.
18th May '14 9:54:34 PM Aiguille
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''What's Love Got to Do with It?'' , or "Tina" for re-release purposes, is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, previously known for such films as ''BreakingGlass'' (1980) and ''PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).

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''What's Love Got to Do with It?'' , or "Tina" for re-release purposes, is a 1993 {{Biopic}}, based on the 1986 autobiography of Tina Turner. The main stars were Creator/AngelaBassett, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly, and Creator/LaurenceFishburne. The film was directed by Creator/BrianGibson, previously known for such films as ''BreakingGlass'' ''Film/BreakingGlass'' (1980) and ''PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' ''Film/PoltergeistIITheOtherSide'' (1986).
14th Feb '14 9:48:12 AM VicGeorge2011
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* NotAfraidOfYouAnymore: The movie shows Tina's gradual defiance and divorce from Ike, cultimating in a fictional scene in which she cooly brushes off a threat at gunpoint, upon which he finally gives up.

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* NotAfraidOfYouAnymore: The movie shows Tina's gradual defiance and divorce from Ike, cultimating culminating in a fictional scene in which she cooly brushes off a threat at gunpoint, upon which he finally gives up.
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