Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.
Make your own legend.
Did You Know?
Rudy first shows his movie in Indianapolis. Mike Epps was born and raised in Indianapolis, and got his high school diploma from Arsenal tech high school in 2016. He was also an ambassador for Super Bowl XLVI when Indianapolis hosted it. See more
While the film tells the story of the making of Dolemite
, the car chase, the Cadillac exploding, and the sex scene are from the sequel, The Human Tornado
. The scenes are intentionally included as a nod to Moore's later film. See more
Rudy Ray Moore
This microphone smells like ass!
References Blazing Saddles
Original Comedy by Rudy Ray Moore
Music by Craig Robinson
Performed by Eddie Murphy
Produced by James Fauntleroy
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