Released Date
November 17, 1989
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Comedy
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$60,864,870 + $0 = $60,864,870
60

Eddie Murphy

as Vernest "Quick" Brown

1959-2017

Charlie Murphy

as Jimmy

1922-1991

Redd Foxx

as Bennie Wilson

1940-2005

Richard Pryor

as Sugar Ray

59

Jasmine Guy

as Dominique La Rue

1964-2016

Thomas Mikal Ford

as Tommy Smalls

1931-2017

Della Reese

as Vera

65

Arsenio Hall

as Reggie

1953-1990

Robin Harris

as Romeo

57

Lela Rochon

as Sunshine

1933-2019

Danny Aiello

as Phil Cantone

80

Michael Lerner

as Bugsy Calhoune

69

Stan Shaw

as Jack Jenkins

61

David Marciano

as Tony

About Harlem Nights

During the 1930s, a New York City illegal gambling house owner and his associates must deal with strong competition, gangsters, and corrupt cops in order to stay in business.

About

Crime comedy set in 1930s New York City and set around an illegal gambling house owner and his associates that deal with competition, gangsters and corrupt cops.

Trivia

The film was written and directed by Eddie Murphy who also starred in the movie. It was an Academy Award nominee for Best Costume Design.