Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.
Make your own legend.
Did You Know?
Rudy first shows his movie in Indianapolis. Mike Epps was born and raised in Indianapolis, and got his high school diploma from Arsenal Tech High School in 2016. He was also an ambassador for Super Bowl XLVI when Indianapolis hosted it. See more
A Visa logo visible in a store front window. In the 1970s, it was the BankAmeriCard. See more
[to Rudy Ray
I'm so grateful for what you did for me, cause I'd never seen nobody that looks like me up there on that big screen.
Written by Al Jackson Jr.
, Booker T. Jones
, Donald Dunn
and Steve Cropper
(as Stephen Cropper)
Performed by Booker T. & the M.G.s
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
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