Eddie Murphy: Raw
Release: April 28, 1987
Release: April 28, 1987

Filmed in front of a packed New York City crowd, the concert film Eddie Murphy: Raw presents the comedian (near the height of his popularity) performing his stand-up material. The energetic and often extremely raunchy set begins with a series of impressions, most involving some celebrity becoming upset at Murphy for unflattering jokes: a squeaky-voiced Michael Jackson threatens to pummel Murphy into the ground; an enraged Mr. T is confused by Murphy's verbal slight-of-hand; and even paragon of calm Bill Cosby loses his cool while chastising the comic for his dirty mouth. After some digressions finding humor in racial differences and other matters, Murphy proceeds into the centerpiece of his act, a series of routines about contemporary relationships between men and women, including an extended bit about what life would be like were he to become married

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Quotes
Eddie: "I've been trying for 5 months to do the Moonwalk and I can't do the shit. It's the dumbest dance ever 'cause I can't do it. That's why I say it's stupid."
Eddie's "Curse Show": "Hey, Felt Forum. Motherfucker, dick, pussy, snot and shit. Good night. Good night. Suck my dick. Bye bye!"
Eddie: "(Recurring line) What have you done for me lately?"
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