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Eddie Murphy is returning to animated features, as the "Shrek" and "Mulan" star is set to voice the animated lead character in Alcon Entertainment's live-action/animated hybrid "Hong Kong Phooey,"…
Tommy Tune to the rescue! Flexing the script-doctoring superpowers of a true stage pro, Tune has taken a show that failed disastrously in its first touring attempt and overhauled it, delivering a…
Even more family-friendly than its popular predecessor -- and conspicuously less raunchy than the "Nutty Professor" comedies --"Dr. Dolittle 2" has all the symptoms of a smash hit. With Eddie Murphy…
The concept must have looked great on paper: remake and contemporize Hugh Lofting's "Doctor Dolittle" with Eddie Murphy and state-of-the-art tech wizardry from Jim Henson's Creature Shop. But the…
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