Eddie Murphy & Della Reese Battle It Out In “Harlem Nights”

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Eddie Murphy’s 1989 film Harlem Nights had all the makings of a blockbuster film — an all star cast including Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, Arsenio Hall, Della Reese, Jasmine Guy, and Danny Aiello, but ultimately theater goers were disappointed by the film.

Della Reese & Eddie Murphy in "Harlem Nights"

The film fared much better in the home video market where it became a cult classic.  Though it’s full of great quotables (the whole “Sunshine” sequence), the most memorable scene in the film has to be the fight between Eddie Murphy and Della Reese.

This clip contains a lot of fussin’ and cussin’.  If that ain’t your thing, you do realize you’re on the internet, right?

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