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PG-13| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Mild-mannered Norbit (Eddie Murphy) has always had it rough, since the day he was left abandoned at a combination Chinese restaurant and orphanage. Recently forced to marry the shrewish glutton Rasputia, he is at wit's end. Then his childhood sweetheart, Kate (Thandie Newton), moves back to town, and he tries to figure out a way back to his true love.

Cast: Eddie Murphy , Thandie Newton , Cuba Gooding Jr. , Eddie Griffin , Terry Crews , Clifton Powell , Marianne Muellerleile , Michael Colyar

Director: Brian Robbins

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Norbit (2007)

Release Date: February 9th, 2007|1 hr. 42 min.

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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    If Eddie Murphy gets an Oscar for "Dreamgirls" later this month, the deciding factor with voters may be his performance in Norbit. It's much more impressive than anything he does in "Dreamgirls." show more

  • 50
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    The question is not whether Murphy can do anything. He can. The question is why he would want to make a movie as squirmingly unfunny as Norbit. show more

  • 25
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    It's hard to know who is the intended audience for this misguided mess. show more

  • June 28, 2010 Dmitrishuf
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  • December 12, 2009 Chic4sokr
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    I was just reading the top 40 movie flops of the year and agreed with every one of them except norbid. i laughed so hard i cried at this one, some of eddie murphy's movies have been questionable and/or lame, but i really did enjoy this one! lots of belly laughs :-)

  • March 03, 2009 Paul Preister
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    worst movie other than are we done yet? and prom night. stupid

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