Browning Cinema

Dolemite is My Name (2019)

October 18 - 20, 2019
Dolemite is My Name New at the Browning
New at the Browning
Directed by Craig Brewer
With Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key, Mike Epps
Rated R, 118 minutes, DCP

Similar to previous loving looks at DIY filmmakers (Ed Wood) and rogue artists (Man on the Moon), native South Bender Larry Karaszewski and writing partner Scott Alexander team with director Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow) to tell the story of Rudy Ray Moore (aka, Dolemite).

Moore (Eddie Murphy) was a struggling singer and comedian working in a record store in early-1970s Hollywood. Building a dozens-esque character pulled together from his everyday encounters, Moore invented Dolemite, a pimp who headlined various media, including blaxploitation films that delivered worldwide fame.

Performances

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:30 PM GET TICKETS

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:30 PM GET TICKETS

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 6:30 PM GET TICKETS

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:30 PM GET TICKETS

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM GET TICKETS

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