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Karen Murphy is a producer, known for This Is Spinal Tap (1984), Best in Show (2000) and A Mighty Wind (2003). See full bio »

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Known For

This Is Spinal Tap
Best in Show
Best in Show Producer
A Mighty Wind
A Mighty Wind Producer
Drugstore Cowboy
Drugstore Cowboy Producer


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 2016 Mascots (producer)
 2013 Family Tree (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Cowboys (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Indians (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Civil War (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Welcome to America (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Country Life (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2012 Playhouse Presents (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Nixon's the One (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2010 The Big Uneasy (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Screenwriting: A Love Story (Short) (executive producer)
 2009 Spinal Tap: Back from the Dead (Video) (producer)
 2006 For Your Consideration (producer)
 2003 A Mighty Wind (producer)
 2000 Best in Show (producer)
 1999 D.O.A. (TV Movie) (producer)
 1998 Spinal Tap: The Final Tour (Video short) (producer)
 1996 Waiting for Guffman (producer)
 1995 Magic in the Water (executive producer)
 1993 Twenty Bucks (producer)
 1992 The Cutting Edge (producer)
 1989 Drugstore Cowboy (producer)
 1986 True Stories (co-producer)
 1984 This Is Spinal Tap (producer)
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 2014 All American High Revisited (Documentary) (inspiration & support & guidance)
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 2004 Spinal Tap Goes to 20 (TV Movie documentary)

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Speaker/Panelist at American Film Institute, Duke University, Edinburgh Film Festival among others See more »

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One of 105 people invited to join AMPAS in 2008.


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