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Eddie Murphy: Delirious (1983)

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Eddie Murphy's raunchy, raucous stand-up comedy routine is captured for posterity on this tape. Not for folks who dislike foul language.



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Comedian Eddie Murphy brings his proudly raunchy comedy act to a sold-out stadium and pontificates in his own vulgarly hilarious fashion on such subjects as sexual orientation, puberty, dating, disciplinarian mothers, ice cream trucks, and the personality traits of certain singers. Written by Michael Daly

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17 August 1983 (USA)  »

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Decades after the release of this stand up on home video, Eddie Murphy admits his regrets for some jokes that may be seen as homophobic and apologized for them. See more »


Eddie Murphy: Icecream man always drove extra blocks away. And I know he's seen us and shit, but I think he just be in the car with his friends and say:
Eddie Murphy: [imitating the ice cream man] Watch me how fast I make these motherfuckers run.
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Referenced in Vampire in Brooklyn (1995) See more »


She's Out of My Life
Sung by Eddie Murphy
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I was at this show's taping back in '83...
26 November 2003 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I was 16 when my parents took me to see Eddie Murphy live in concert in Washington DC at Constitution Hall back in 1983. Unfortunately, since then I have never seen a live comedy performance come close to this one.

There is one point in the show where Eddie Murphy drops his microphone and starts laughing at what some person in the audience yells. Interestingly enough, you cannot hear it in the video. However, I know what was said by the audience because I was there.

On one side of the theatre a woman yelled, "Do Gumby!".

On the other side of the theatre, a guy yelled real loud, "Shut Up Bitch!!!".

This is what made Eddie drop his microphone and start laughing. You heard it here first. I am sure that if you asked Eddie himself, he would remember because it was too funny.

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