Search results for "Eddie Murphy"


Harlem Nights (1989) RT 21% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2002

"Sugar" Ray is the owner of an illegal casino, who contend with the pressures of vicious gangster and corrupt policemen who want to see him go out of business. In the world of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Eddie Murphy
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Richard Pryor  •  Redd Foxx  •  Danny Aiello

48 Hrs. (1982)

A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Annette O'Toole  •  Frank McRae

Another 48 Hrs. (1990) RT 15% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 1999

For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Nick Nolte  •  Brion James  •  Kevin Tighe

I Got Somethin' to Tell You (2013)

Having broken racial and sexual boundaries as a pioneering comic talent, the late Moms Mabley has long been an icon in the comedy world. Now Whoopi Goldberg takes a deep dive ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Whoopi Goldberg
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Moms Mabley  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Joan Rivers

A Thousand Words (2012) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Jack McCall is a fast-talking literary agent, who can close any deal, any time, any way. He has set his sights on New Age guru Dr. Sinja (Cliff Curtis) for his own selfish ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Allison Janney  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Clark Duke

Tower Heist (2011) RT 68% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Feb 2012

A luxury condo manager leads a staff of workers to seek payback on the Wall Street swindler who defrauded them. With only days until the billionaire gets away with the perfect ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Brett Ratner
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Casey Affleck  •  Alan Alda

Donkey's Caroling Christmas-tacular (2010)

Deck the halls with Donkey’s laughter in this all-new holiday collection. Donkey presents his very own carolling stage show featuring his Far Far Away pals in this merry, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Walt Dohrn
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Mike Myers

Imagine That (2009) RT 40% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A financial executive who can't stop his career downspiral is invited into his daughter's imaginary world, where solutions to his problems await.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Karey Kirkpatrick
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  Yara Shahidi  •  Ronny Cox

Meet Dave (2008) RT 20% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Nov 2008

A crew of miniature aliens operate a spaceship that has a human form. While trying to save their planet, the aliens encounter a new problem, as their ship becomes smitten with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Gabrielle Union  •  Scott Caan

Shrek the Halls (2007) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2008

The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new holiday classic. Shrek is back and trying to get into the spirit of the season. After promising Fiona and the kids a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gary Trousdale
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Antonio Banderas




Shrek the Third (2007) RT 41% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Shrek and Co, return for more adventures. The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. Shrek however wants to return to his cozy swamp ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Miller  •  Raman Hui
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Julie Andrews

Dreamgirls (2006) RT 78% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2007

Three young women - Deena Jones, Effie White, and Lorrell Robinson - desire to become pop stars and get their wish when they're picked to be backup singers for the legendary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Beyoncé  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Danny Glover

Shrek 2 (2004) RT 88% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson  •  Conrad Vernon  •  Kelly Asbury
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Julie Andrews

The Haunted Mansion (2003) RT 13% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Workaholic Jim Evers, his wife/business partner Sara Evers get a call one night from a mansion owner named Edward Gracey wants to sell his house. Once the Evers family arrive ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rob Minkoff
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Terence Stamp  •  Nathaniel Parker  •  Marsha Thomason

Daddy Day Care (2003) RT 27% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Jeff Garlin  •  Steve Zahn  •  Regina King

Shrek 4-D (2003)

Lord Farquaad was eaten by the dragon, but his ghost has returned, and he's still evil. With the help of his henchman, Thelonious, he kidnaps Fiona. Shrek and the donkey set ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  John Lithgow

I Spy (2002)

When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Owen Wilson  •  Famke Janssen  •  Keith Dallas

The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002) RT 5% / Audience 17%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The year is 2087, the setting is the moon. Eddie Murphy stars as Pluto Nash, the high-flying successful owner of the hottest nightclub in town, or rather the universe! ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ron Underwood
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Randy Quaid  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Joe Pantoliano

Showtime (2002) RT 25% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Dey
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Rachael Harris  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Zaid Farid

Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001) RT 42% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Dr. John Dolittle the beloved doctor is back, but this time around he plays cupid to bumbling circus bear Archie as he's so smitten by a Pacific Western bear female, Ava. Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Kristen Wilson  •  Raven-Symoné  •  Kyla Pratt