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After a skit Eddie Murphy goes on to discuss a quarrel between himself and Bill Cosby after mentioning Bill in a few of his jokes in his last show titled Delirious. He had received a phone call from Bill's son who confessed his concern and disgust at the vulgarity of the language that Eddie used in his show and urged him to cease the foul language.

Eddie gave a quick ring to Richard Pryor to discuss the incident. Pryor angrily encouraged to continue with his act stating that Cosby had no right to tell him how he should or shouldn't do his act.

Eddie continues with the show by making various jokes on relationships. Particularly how both genders weaknesses and faults and how the opposite will exploit those faults and weaknesses. He jokes about going to Africa to find a woman who has no experience with western culture so that she won't divorce him like it seems to be a trend for woman in the 80's.

Eddie Murphy goes on to joke about the Italian-Americans and how they act after viewing the movie Rocky. He starts off a story about how white people cannot dance for anything. And gets into a story of his experienced at a night club where he is involved in a large fight where he is sued by everyone involved and a few people were not involved at all.

He makes sure to let his audience know that when he is sued it was for millions of dollars. He then gets into a story about his mother whom he calls rude. He makes sure to let everyone know that when he was a child his family was not at all wealthy and how his mother made a hamburger with onions and green peppers in the shape of a meatball and places it on some wonder bread. He then continues on with his story by impersonating his own father as he would act while intoxicated.

Eddie Murphy Raw is an Comedy movie that was released in 1987 and has a run time of 1 hr 30 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7 and a MetaScore of 54.

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| 1987 | 1 hr 30 min | 7.7/10 | 54/100
Cast
Eddie Murphy, Tatyana Ali, Billie Allen, Clebert Ford
Director
Robert Townsend
Produced By
Robert D. Wachs, Keenen Ivory Wayans
Language
English
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