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A Lawyer Walks... A documentary exploring the influence of the law and it's practitioners on... more info $19.95was $24.99 Buy Now

Going to... Going to America (2014) Eddie Griffin stars as Fumnanya; a man claiming to be an... more info $6.95was $6.99 Buy Now

Norbit ... Norbit (Eddie Murphy, channeling Buckwheat and Woody Allen) is a shy, nebbishy... more info $6.95was $8.99 Buy Now

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Born: July 15, 1968 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Kansas City, Missouri, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

2.
Star is Born, A (2018)
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers -- and falls in love with -- struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jackson coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jackson fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.
3.
All About the Money (2017)
Two "down on their luck" buddies are convinced by another friend to join him on a vacation to Colombia. Only after landing in the Third World country do they realize that they are there to attempt to capture the United States' most wanted criminal. With no military training, the friends embark on an
4.
Going to America (2015)
Two romantic and ambitious lunatics, Fumnanya and Andy escape a mental institution with a video camera and set out to make a movie about their romantic quest to find a princess and be rewarded with a magical kiss. They encounters various obstacles, not the least of which is that their "princess" tur
5.
American Hero (2015)
Melvin, a reluctant hero who is far from super, has been suppressing his telekinetic powers for years with booze, drugs and women.  In the process, he has failed at practically everything, most of all as a parent to his son.  After a brush with death, Melvin decides to use his powers for good and cl
6.
Fool and His Money, A (2012)
An update of a film that was inspired by an alleged World War II experiment, military scientists attempt to make a ship invisible to the enemy.
7.
Highway (2012)
When Earl and Ray Ray, two pot-smoking con artists from the 'hood hear that a highway in Kentucky is lined with marijuana, they head south to get their share -- and find themselves smack dab in the middle of a long-running mountain feud between two hillbilly families.
8.
Lawyer Walks into a Bar, A (2008)
Explores the influence of the law and it's practitioners on American Culture while following six characters as they do whatever it takes to become lawyers themselves.
9.
11.
Redline (2007)
A gorgeous young automobile fanatic--and front to the hottest unsigned band on the West coast--finds herself caught up in illegal drag-racing competitions organized for the pleasure of a bunch of bored billionaires.
12.
Norbit (2007)
Norbit has never had it easy. As a baby, he was abandoned on the steps of a Chinese restaurant/orphanage and raised by Mr. Wong. Things get worse when he''s forced into marriage by the mean, junk food-chugging queen, Rasputia. Just when Norbit''s hanging by his last thread, his childhood sweetheart, Kate, moves back to town.
13.
Irish Jam (2006)
The people of Ballygobnabod, Ireland stage a poetry contest, hoping to raise money to save their town from a greedy developer. They offer Finnegan's, their beloved pub, as the grand prize. Jimmy McDevitt, an L.A. con artist, wins and moves to Ballygobnabod, where he falls in love and learns about fr
14.
Date Movie (2006)
Hopeless romantic Julia Jones, who has finally met the man of her dreams, the very British Grant Fonckyerdoder. But before they can have their "Big Fat Greek Wedding," they'll have to "Meet The Parents," hook-up with "The Wedding Planner," and contend with Grant's friend Andy--a spectacularly beauti
15.
Wendell Baker Story, The (2005)
Wendell Baker is a good-hearted conman whose latest scam lands him in jail and alienates him from everyone he loves, including his longtime girlfriend Doreen, his best friend Reyes, and even his devoted dog, Junior. Eternally optimistic, Wendell makes the most of his time behind bars and vows to tu
16.
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005)
Naïve, good-hearted fish tank cleaner, Deuce Bigalow thought his career as a gigolo was over. But just when he thought he was out--T.J. Hicks pulls him back in. Deuce is seduced back to his unlikely pleasure-for-pay profession when Hicks, his former pimp, is implicated in the murders of Europe''s greatest gigolos. Now Deuce must go back undercover in order to clear the name of his good friend. Along the way, he must compete against the powerful European Union of prostidudes (The Man-Whore Society) and court yet another bevy of unusual female clients, including the beautiful Eva, who suffers from acute obsessive-compulsive disorder.
17.
My Baby's Daddy (2004)
Lonnie, Dominic and ''G'' are three bachelor buddies from the hood who, after a lifetime of hard-partying, are in for a crude awakening when their respective girlfriends all get pregnant at the same time. The fathers-to-be embark on an emotional journey while learning as much about themselves as they do about love and fatherhood.
18.
DysFunKtional Family (2003)
Concert performance of Eddie Griffin that includes behind-the-scenes documentary footage detailing the stand-up comedian's personal life and family as he travels to a family reunion to reunite with the cast of characters who are the root of his comedy: his mother, an uncle who was an ex-pimp, and hi
19.
Scary Movie 3 (2003)
It all begins when roving reporter Cindy Campbell sets out to find a hard news story in the middle of television sweeps. She soon uncovers an outrageous onslaught of globe-threatening developments including alien invaders, killer videotapes, freaky crop circles, prophecies of The One, eerie-eyed children, ambitious white rappers and even a run-in with Michael Jackson. Faced with conspiracies of massive proportions, and a crew of very strange people following her around, Cindy must fight to stop evil from taking over the world yet again.
20.
Undercover Brother (2002)
With a funky sense of style, a smooth way with the ladies and an absolute hunger for justice, Undercover Brother has lived by his own rules since the day he heard his first Parliament Funkadelic groove. Fueled by the funk, he became the man he is today--Robin Hood of the 'hood, ready to step in, giv
21.
John Q (2002) as Lester
John Q. Archibald is an ordinary man who works at a factory and takes care of his family. His wife Denise and young son Michael are his world. But when Michael falls seriously ill and needs an emergency heart transplant operation that John Q. can''t afford and his health insurance won''t cover, he vows to do whatever it will take to keep his son alive. With time and options running out, a desperate gamble becomes his only hope--he takes the emergency room hostage. As John Q. barricades himself inside the hospital along with his unwitting group of emergency room hostages, many of them in need of medical care themselves, he faces off with a veteran police hostage negotiator and a quick-tempered police chief who both want to bring a swift end to the stand-off.
22.
New Guy, The (2002)
At Eastland High School, new guy Gil Harris is Mr. Popularity. Mysterious and charming, Gil has girls falling all over him and thugs scrambling to get his back. He's got Eastland High in the palm of his hand. But Gil's also got a secret. Not so long ago, at Rocky Creek High School, Gil, formerly
23.
Pinocchio (2002)
A live-action adaptation of the classic children's tale which centers on a wooden puppet who wants to become a real boy. Despite guidance from the beautiful Blue Fairy and the love of his father, Geppetto, Pinocchio's curious spirit leads him into one wild adventure after another.
24.
Double Take (2001)
Daryl Chase is an investment banker who is framed for laundering Mexican drug cartel money. On the run, he takes Freddy Tiffany's passport, only to find that Freddy is a street hustler who's on more wanted lists than he is.
25.
Picking Up the Pieces (2000)
A butcher from New York under the witness protection program in Arizona, murders his philandering wife, cuts her into seven pieces and buries her in the New Mexico desert. A blind woman trips over the dead wife's manicured hand and in the fall her sight is restored. She takes the hand to a local pri
26.
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (Theatrical) (1999)
In the harrowing days following 9/11, an elite U.S. Special Forces unit, led by Captain Mitch Nelson, is chosen to be the first U.S. soldiers sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission in response to the attacks. Leaving their families behind, the team is dropped into the remote, rugge
27.
Foolish (1999)
'Foolish' Waise is a talented comedian with a hard-edge trying to make it in the comedy clubs in LA while his brother is a hard-nosed gangster trying to make it on the streets. With all the competition they face in their chosen "professions," their biggest battle is with each other over the love of
28.
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)
Deuce Bigalow is a naive, good-hearted fish tank cleaner, who is very dedicated and happy with his work. His only dream is to take his fish and move out of his bad neighborhood to the beach to be close to his friends in the ocean. After he loses his job at the Los Angeles Aquarium, his life changes dramatically. Deuce crosses paths with the debonair Antoine Laconte, world class gigolo. Antoine has the life any man would want, fancy cars, beautiful women and most importantly for Deuce a state of the art aquarium. When Antoine''s lionfish comes down with a potentially fatal gill disorder and he has to go away on business, Antoine asks if Deuce will stay at his apartment. As Deuce gets comfortable at Antoine'' place, he sets off a chain of events that virtually destroys the apartment. Needing money to pay for the damages, and after accidentally answering Antoine''s business phone, Deuce launches his new career as a gigolo. He quickly enters a world beyond his wildest dreams.
29.
Armageddon (1998)
An oil driller and his crew are hired to rocket out to a gigantic asteroid and blow it up before it slams into the Earth.
30.
Walking Dead, The (1995)
Four black Marines look back at their lives while under the threat of death in the jungle of Vietnam.
31.
Jason's Lyric (1994)
An African-American man's volatile relationship with his wayward younger brother prevents him from pursuing his own dreams--until he falls in love with a woman who gives him a reason to dream again.
32.
Meteor Man, The (1993)
As a result of a meteor shower, an inner city school teacher acquires super-human powers that enable him to bring justice to his neighborhood.
33.
Coneheads (1993)
Extra-terrestrial family the Coneheads come to Earth to take over, but wind up stranded here. They are forced to adapt to American life.
34.
Last Boy Scout, The (1991)
Once a first-rate Secret Service agent, Joe Hallenbeck is now a gruff private investigator whose latest gig is protecting a pole dancer. When she's murdered, he grudgingly teams up with her boyfriend, Jimmy Dix, an ex-quarterback with a gambling problem, and the two go after her killers. Before long, they stumble onto a plot by a well-known football magnate to bribe federal legislators into legalizing sports gambling.
35.
Dice Rules (1991)
Concert film of a performance by comedian Andrew Dice Clay.

Writer (feature film)

36.
My Baby's Daddy (2004)
Lonnie, Dominic and ''G'' are three bachelor buddies from the hood who, after a lifetime of hard-partying, are in for a crude awakening when their respective girlfriends all get pregnant at the same time. The fathers-to-be embark on an emotional journey while learning as much about themselves as they do about love and fatherhood.
37.
DysFunKtional Family (2003)
Concert performance of Eddie Griffin that includes behind-the-scenes documentary footage detailing the stand-up comedian's personal life and family as he travels to a family reunion to reunite with the cast of characters who are the root of his comedy: his mother, an uncle who was an ex-pimp, and hi
38.
Foolish (1999)
'Foolish' Waise is a talented comedian with a hard-edge trying to make it in the comedy clubs in LA while his brother is a hard-nosed gangster trying to make it on the streets. With all the competition they face in their chosen "professions," their biggest battle is with each other over the love of

Producer (feature film)

39.
Highway (2012)
When Earl and Ray Ray, two pot-smoking con artists from the 'hood hear that a highway in Kentucky is lined with marijuana, they head south to get their share -- and find themselves smack dab in the middle of a long-running mountain feud between two hillbilly families.
40.
My Baby's Daddy (2004)
Lonnie, Dominic and ''G'' are three bachelor buddies from the hood who, after a lifetime of hard-partying, are in for a crude awakening when their respective girlfriends all get pregnant at the same time. The fathers-to-be embark on an emotional journey while learning as much about themselves as they do about love and fatherhood.
41.
DysFunKtional Family (2003)
Concert performance of Eddie Griffin that includes behind-the-scenes documentary footage detailing the stand-up comedian's personal life and family as he travels to a family reunion to reunite with the cast of characters who are the root of his comedy: his mother, an uncle who was an ex-pimp, and hi

Music (feature film)

42.
Undercover Brother (2002)
With a funky sense of style, a smooth way with the ladies and an absolute hunger for justice, Undercover Brother has lived by his own rules since the day he heard his first Parliament Funkadelic groove. Fueled by the funk, he became the man he is today--Robin Hood of the 'hood, ready to step in, giv
43.
Undercover Brother (2002)
With a funky sense of style, a smooth way with the ladies and an absolute hunger for justice, Undercover Brother has lived by his own rules since the day he heard his first Parliament Funkadelic groove. Fueled by the funk, he became the man he is today--Robin Hood of the 'hood, ready to step in, giv

Misc. Crew (feature film)

44.
Lawyer Walks into a Bar, A (2008)
Explores the influence of the law and it's practitioners on American Culture while following six characters as they do whatever it takes to become lawyers themselves.
45.
DysFunKtional Family (2003)
Concert performance of Eddie Griffin that includes behind-the-scenes documentary footage detailing the stand-up comedian's personal life and family as he travels to a family reunion to reunite with the cast of characters who are the root of his comedy: his mother, an uncle who was an ex-pimp, and hi

Cast (special)

47.
Year Without a Santa Claus, The (2006)
Disenchanted with the commercialization of Christmas, Santa decides to cancel his annual sleigh ride.
48.
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time (2004)
Comedy Central celebrates the best in stand-up comedy, as comedian panelists Dom Irrera, Judy Gold, Mario Joyner, and Greg Giraldo count down the top 100 comics of all time.
49.
Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! (2003)
Special which honors comedian Richard Pryor, featuring footage highlights from his concert performances, recordings, passages from Pryor's personal diary, and testimonials from celebrities who have been influenced by the comedy legend.
50.
Osbourne Family Christmas Special, The (2003)
Celebrate the holiday season with the Osbournes and some friends from their Beverly Hills home.
51.
Wendy Williams Is On Fire (2003) as Interviewee
A tough New York City radio disc jockey hosts a talk/interview show. Wendy Williams gained fame for an infamous radio interview with diva Whitney Houston.
52.
VH1 Big in 2002 Awards (2002)
Featuring live musical performances, celebrity presenters and special guest as awards are given to those moments and people that captivated and inspried in 2002.
53.
31st Annual NAACP Image Awards, The (2000)
Coverage of the 31st annual NAACP Image Awards from Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.
54.
13th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (1999)
Live coverage of the Soul Train Music Awards presentation from Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
55.
4th Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, The (1998)
Ceremony honoring some of the top women in rhythm and blues, jazz, rap, hip hop and gospel at the fourth annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards.
56.
Eddie Griffin: Voodoo Child (1997)
Comedian Eddie Griffin performs a stand-up routine, taped in front of a live audience.
57.
It's Hot in Here: UPN Fall Preview (1996)
Special takes a look a UPN's Fall series for the 1996-97 season. Includes a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the shows, conversations with the stars and highlights from crossover episodes.
58.
HBO Comedy Half-Hour: Eddie Griffin (1994)
Stand-up comedy performed by Eddie Griffin.

Writer (special)

59.
Eddie Griffin: Voodoo Child (1997) as Writer
Comedian Eddie Griffin performs a stand-up routine, taped in front of a live audience.
60.
HBO Comedy Half-Hour: Eddie Griffin (1994) as Writer
Stand-up comedy performed by Eddie Griffin.

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