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Murphy, Eddie 1961-

Overview
Works: 533 works in 1,726 publications in 11 languages and 60,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Animated films  History  Caricatures and cartoons  Film series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Singer, Scenarist, Conceptor, Narrator, Instrumentalist, Host, Creator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eddie Murphy
Shrek by Andrew Adamson ( Visual )
90 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 5,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reclusive ogre and a chatterbox donkey go on a quest to rescue a princess for a tyrannical lord
Shrek 2 by Andrew Adamson ( Visual )
55 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shrek and Princess Fiona are married now and her parents have a problem accepting the ogre as a son-in-law
Dreamgirls by Laurence Mark ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White, and Lorrell Robinson, desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dream
Shrek the third ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Shrek married Fiona the last thing he had in mind was becoming the next King of Far Far Away. But when Shrek's father-in-law, King Harold, suddenly croaks, that is exactly what he faces. Recruiting Donkey and Puss in Boots for a new quest, Shrek sets out to bring back the rightful heir to the throne. Meanwhile back in the kingdom, Fiona's jilted Prince Charming storms the city with an army of fairy tale villains to seize the throne. Fiona and a band of princesses must stop him to ensure there will be a kingdom left to rule
Mulan by Walt Disney ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mulan: Mulan is a young Chinese woman who breaks tradition and joins the Imperial army, accompanied by a her guardian dragon, Mushu, to battle an invading army. Mulan 2: Mulan and Shang are engaged to be married and must journey to a distant city in a valiant quest to save their beloved empire
Shrek forever after the final chapter ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Longing for the days when he was a 'real ogre,' Shrek signs a deal with Rumpelstiltskin to get his roar back, but turns his world upside down in the process. Donkey suddenly can't remember his best friend, Fiona is now a tough warrior princess, and Puss in Boots is one fat cat! Together, they have just 24 hours to reverse the contract and restore happily forever after
Tower heist by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queens native Josh Kovacs has managed one of the most luxurious and well-secured residences in New York City for more than a decade. Under his watchful eye, nothing goes undetected. In the swankiest unit atop Josh's building, Wall Street titan Arthur Shaw is under house arrest after being caught stealing two billion from his investors. The hardest hit among those he defrauded? The tower staffers whose pensions he was entrusted to manage
Dr. Dolittle by Betty Thomas ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctor finds out he can understand what animals are saying. When the animals find out, his world is turned upside down
Dr. Dolittle 2 by Steve Carr ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Dr. Dolittle plays Cupid to a bumbling circus bear to help a group of forest creatures save their habitat. With the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dolittle must teach this overgrown teddy the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home!"--Container
Beverly Hills cop by Martin Brest ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Daddy day care by Steve Carr ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Product development executives lose their jobs and open their own day care center after they are forced to take their children out of an exclusive academy
Trading places by John Landis ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
The haunted mansion by Rob Minkoff ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een makelaar bezoekt met zijn familie een groot verwaarloosd landhuis, waar ze gezelschap krijgen van allerlei spoken
Coming to America by Shari Headley ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Shrek the halls ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they will remember and with no clue how to plan anything for the holidays, Shrek is forced to take a crash course in the holiday. Just when he thinks he has everything for their quiet family Christmas just right, Donkey, Puss in Boots, Gingy and the rest of the gang decide to crash the party
The nutty professor by Jerry Lewis ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murphy stars as a shy, kind, brilliant "calorically challenged" genetics professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, the professor grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and win her heart
A thousand words ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast-talking Jack McCall says whatever it takes to close a deal. After stretching the truth with a spiritual guru, he suddenly finds his life depending on a magical tree with 1,000 leaves, one for every word he has left. Now Jack's got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he's a goner
Bowfinger by Frank Oz ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of Jiff Ramsey, brother to Hollywood's biggest star, Hollywood's least successful director stops at nothing to get him into his latest low-budget film
Imagine that ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A highly competitive financial executive finds his career is quickly rolling downhill after he loses confidence in his abilities. When his 7-year-old daughter invites him into her fantasy world he may find the solutions to all of his problems awaiting for him. As father and daughter embark on a whirlwind journey of comic proportions, they are about to discover that sometimes all you need is a little imagination, and a lot of love
Norbit by Brian Robbins ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2007 in English and German and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mild-mannered Norbit has a second chance at love with his childhood sweetheart, but the one major obstacle standing in his way is jealous Rasputia, his larger-than-life wife
 
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Alternative Names
Braughton, Fred 1961-
Murphy, E. (Eddie), 1961-
Murphy Eddy 1961-....
Murphy, Edward R. 1961-
Murphy, Edward Regan.
Languages
English (539)
Spanish (41)
French (19)
German (9)
Chinese (3)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (2)
Polish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)
Turkish (1)
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