This is a list of films written by Eddie Murphy, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Eddie Murphy is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Eddie Murphy screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Eddie Murphy films are not included on this list. Eddie Murphy has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Eddie Murphy films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.
A list made up of movies like Norbit and Boomerang.
You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Eddie Murphy write?" and "How many movies did Eddie Murphy write?"This list includes almost all of Eddie Murphy's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Eddie Murphy wrote in order to find out more about each individual Eddie Murphy film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Eddie Murphy films. (8 items)
Another 48 Hrs. is a 1990 action-crime comedy film and a sequel to the 1982 film 48 Hrs.. It was directed by Walter Hill and stars Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Brion James, Andrew Divoff, and Ed O'Ross. In the film, Nolte reprises his role as San Francisco police officer Jack Cates, who has 48 hours to clear his name from a potential manslaughter charge. To do so, he needs the help of Reggie Hammond, Cates's friend who is now a newly released convict. At the same time, a notorious mastermind known only as the Iceman has hired a gang of bikers to kill Reggie. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Kevin Tighe, Andrew Divoff, + more
Initial Release: 1990
Directed by: Walter Hill
#34 on The Best Movies of 1990see more on Another 48 Hrs.
Beverly Hills Cop II is a 1987 action comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and directed by Tony Scott. It is the first sequel in the Beverly Hills Cop series. Murphy returns as Detroit police detective Axel Foley, who reunites with Beverly Hills detectives Billy Rosewood and John Taggart to stop a robbery/gun-running gang after Captain Andrew Bogomil is shot and seriously wounded. Although it made less money than the original Beverly Hills Cop and received mixed reviews from critics, the film was still a box office success, making $153,665,036 domestically. Aside from box office success, the film was nominated for an Academy Award and for a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, for the Bob ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, Gilbert Gottfried, Brigitte Nielsen, Paul Reiser, + more
Initial Release: 1987
Directed by: Tony Scott
#79 on The Funniest '80s Movies
#17 on The Best Movies of 1987see more on Beverly Hills Cop II
Boomerang is a 1992 American romantic comedy film directed by Reginald Hudlin. The film stars Eddie Murphy as Marcus Graham, a hotshot advertising executive who also happens to be an insatiable womanizer and male chauvinist. When he meets his new boss, Jacqueline Broyer, Marcus discovers that she is essentially a female version of himself, and realizes he is receiving the same treatment that he delivers to others. The film features supporting performances by Halle Berry, David Alan Grier, and Martin Lawrence. Murphy assisted in developing the story with writers Barry W. Blaustein and David Sheffield, having worked with the writing duo since his days on Saturday Night Live. Murphy hired ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Halle Berry, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence, Grace Jones, + more
Initial Release: 1992
Directed by: Reginald Hudlin
#55 on The Best Movies of 1992see more on Boomerang
Delirious is a stand-up comedy television special starring Eddie Murphy. The 70-minute show, released in 1983, showcases his most racy material. It was recorded on August 17, 1983 at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. It was a big success and was followed by the concert film Eddie Murphy Raw. The Bus Boys perform in the beginning of the concert and are referenced throughout by Murphy. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Eddie Murphy
Initial Release: 1983
Directed by: Bruce Gowers
#87 on The Funniest '80s Moviessee more on Eddie Murphy: Delirious