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Dec 24, 2019

Eddie Murphy stars as the comedian Rudy Ray Moore, who polishes the filthy jokes the neighborhood derelicts tell into an act as a kung-fu fighting pimp character he wants to bring to the movies in director Craig Brewer’s DOLEMITE IS MY NAME 

In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer makes a special selection. Paul Markoff picks Mike Leigh’s HAPPY-GO-LUCKY featuring a breakthrough Sally Hawkins performance.

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DOLEMITE IS MY NAME clip courtesy Netflix

HAPPY-GO-LUCKY clip courtesy Miramax

Music: "Parasail" by Silent Partner

Recorded November 8, 2019.