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And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  22 February 1999 (USA)
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Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

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Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

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They didn't change pop culture. They defined it.

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Quotes

Sonny Bono: Why are you doing this? Why are you destroying Sonny and Cher?
Cher: Because I don't wanna be Sonny and Cher anymore
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References The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1971) See more »

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I Got You Babe
Written by Sonny Bono
Performed by Jess Harnell and Kelly van Hoose Smith
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a good story
31 October 2003 | by (england) – See all my reviews

Sonny & Cher have to be one of the best lot ever. I enjoyed watching the sonny and cher story as i got to know why Cher was single after when she split up with Sonny. I was shocked to discover that Sonny had passed away after an accident in a skiing adventure. Now i know what the true story is with Sonny and Cher. I never knew that Sonny was married to Cher and never knew that they sung together. it all now gives me the ture story of one of the best singers and best couples of Sonny and Cher. God Bless you Sonny and Cher.


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