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  1. University of Queensland bus racism appeal deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... of a controversial study. The bus racism research drew international attention amid comparisons with Eddie Murphy's classic "White Like Me" Saturday Night Live skit. UQ proposed to demote a professor over the bus racism research but Fair Work has ...

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  2. 12 Things to Watch Before They Leave Netflix in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | Wired

    ... Robert Zemeckis' science fiction trilogy Back to the Future , Shane Black's buddy cop comedy Lethal Weapon , or Eddie Murphy's star-making Beverly Hills Cop, now's your last chance to do so. Remember back in July , when we told you a bunch of '80s ...

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  3. Margot Robbie to host Saturday Night Live premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The Stratford City Gazette

    ... has launched the careers of comedic heavy hitters such as Bill Murray, Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Eddie Murphy. Each show also features two musical performances. Earlier this month, it was reported that three new cast members, Mikey ...

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  4. In this Sept. 6, 2016, file photo, Eddie Murphy, a cast member inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: In this Sept. 6, 2016, file photo, Eddie Murphy, a cast member in "Mr. Church," is interviewed at the premiere of the film at the ArcLight Hollywood in Los Angeles.

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  5. Why Is Eddie Murphy in Cinematic Exile?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | New Yorker

    ... he was (ir)responsible for making "Driving Miss Daisy," in 1989, and his ideas about race are stuck in 1948. Eddie Murphy stars in "Mr. Church"-and it's not his fault. Murphy is one of the performing geniuses of the era and doesn't need an excuse. ...

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  6. Eddie Murphy Explains His Superhero Film StanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Dark Horizons News

    ... every now and then someone comes up with a good response. One person it was surprisingly asked of recently was Eddie Murphy who has been out doing promotion for his indie film "Mr. Church". Mashable put the question to Murphy who took the ...

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  7. Murphy's understated performance drives thoughtful 'Mr. Church'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | NewsOK.com

    "MR. CHURCH" - 3 stars - Eddie Murphy, Britt Robertson, Natascha McElhone, Mckenna Grace, Lucy Fry, Xavier Samuel; PG-13 ; in general release There are several things to like about a quiet drama like "Mr. Church." But the thing that feels most notable about director Bruce Beresford's story of a young woman and her unique father figure is the presence of Eddie Murphy in the title role.

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  8. Dramatic a Mr. Churcha lures Eddie Murphy back to the screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 17 | Manila Bulletin

    ... blockbusters would mean having an abundance of scripts to choose from. FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2016 file photo, Eddie Murphy, a cast member in "Mr. Church," is interviewed at the premiere of the film at the ArcLight Hollywood in Los Angeles. It took ...

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  9. Dramatic 'Mr. Church' lures Eddie Murphy back to the screenRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 17 | 680News

    You would think that being a comic legend, an Oscar-nominee and starring in some of Hollywood's greatest blockbusters would mean having an abundance of scripts to choose from. But Eddie Murphy says part of the reason he hasn't made many movies in recent years is because he hasn't been asked a lot.

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  10. Eddie Murphy is a low-key hero in 'Mr. Church.' How about a superhero next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 17 | Mashable

    It's been four years since Eddie Murphy graced the big screen, and countless more since he had a role worthy of his talents. Bruce Beresford's drama Mr. Church , which hits theaters this weekend, offers Murphy the chance to venture outside his comfort zone.

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  11. Mr. ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... year's TIFF, including the latest from the Dardennes, Park Chan-wook, Andrea Arnold, One can only speculate why Eddie Murphy would choose to end his four-year hiatus from the big screen with the extremely misguided interracial drama "Mr. Church." If ...

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  12. Toronto 2016: Walter Hill on Controversial Revenge Thriller '(Re)Assignment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | RollingStone

    ... us the colorful New York gang movie The Warriors, worked on a script for the original Alien movie , kickstarted Eddie Murphy's big-screen career with 48 Hrs, and has helped keep the Western alive every few years with a handful of terse, tense horse ...

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  13. Murphy's understated performance drives thoughtful 'Mr. Church'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Deseret News

    There are several things to like about a quiet drama like "Mr. Church." But the thing that feels most notable about director Bruce Beresford's story of a young woman and her unique father figure is the presence of Eddie Murphy in the title role.

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  14. Delicious Complications As Denzel Washington & Scott Rudin Reach For The Black Cinema TorchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Deadline

    When it comes to deliciously complicated back stories , movies don't get better than Fences , the soon-to-be Oscar contender based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning August Wilson play starring and directed by Denzel Washington , with Scott Rudin among its producers. Back in 1987, Wilson's play was set up at Paramount as a potential vehicle for Eddie Murphy, who was looking for a serious role.

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  15. 'SNL' Funny Man Jay Pharoah Reveals Ripped BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | MSN Healthy Living

    Best known for his spot-on impersonations of celebrities such as Will Smith , Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock and President Obama, former SNL alum Jay Pharoah has moved on from the iconic sketch comedy show to take on new projects. He's also moved on from his former physique to one that is definitely ready for prime time.

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  16. Here's when 'Shrek 5' will hit theaters, according to Eddie MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... so many movies. And when your franchise stops earning money, you might go to TV. (Right, Shailene Woodley?) Eddie Murphy knows this, which is why he confirmed in a recent interview that plans for ... I think Jeffrey [Katzenberg, producer] told me ...

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  17. When Shrek 5 Could Hit Theaters, According To Eddie MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Academy movies. And when your franchise stops earning money, you might go to TV. (Right, Shailene Woodley?) Eddie Murphy knows this, which is why he confirmed in a recent interview that plans for Shrek 5 are rolling right along. And he even updated ...

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  18. Why Eddie Murphy Prefers Coming To America Over Trading PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Cinema Blend News

    With Coming To America and Trading Places on his resume at such an early phase of his career, Eddie Murphy's rising star shot even higher throughout the 1980's. Even the most dedicated comedy fan would find it hard to choose a favorite between the equally funny John Landis directed films, as each is iconic in its own way.

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  19. Watch: Eddie Murphy on His Rare Dramatic Role in 'Mr....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Collider

    ... beautifully human story of a unique friendship that develops when a talented cook, named Henry Joseph Church ( Eddie Murphy ), comes into the lives of a little girl and her dying mother. Set in Los Angeles in 1965, Mr. Church finds himself in the ...

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  20. Comedian Eddie Murphy gets serious in a Mr. ChurchaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Eddie Murphy swaps his usual comedy for drama in new movie "Mr. Church" as he makes his return to Hollywood after a break. The "Coming to America" and "Beverly Hills Cop" actor plays a cook who develops a long-lasting friendship with a young girl he helps raise after her mother becomes sick.

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