Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film a B grade, with under eighteens 28% of those surveyed giving it a B+ grade. Rasputia and her brothers move to where they open up their strip club, where Rasputia becomes their most popular and lucrative stripper. Unexpectedly, during the show, Norbit sees Kate for the first time since childhood. Award Category Subject Result and Nominated , and Nominated Nominated Jay Scherick, David Ronn, , Eddie Murphy Nominated Nominated Eddie Murphy as Norbit Won Eddie Murphy as Mr. Copyright © 2017 SockShare, All rights reserved. Furious that their plans are permanently ruined, the Latimore brothers try to attack Norbit before finding the townspeople standing up against them.
Though the Latimores try to stop him, Norbit reaches the church and informs Kate of Deion's gold digging schemes. Wong, ends up being married to the very large, Rasputia. Stunned by her return, his affection for her reignites while he learns she is buying Mr. The film was also nominated for an for. This article may require to meet Wikipedia's.
They later collaborated for and. Deion declares defeat and runs off. Heartbroken, Kate runs away and Rasputia relishes in her sadness, laughing and mocking her. After the other Latimores leave to go to the wedding, Norbit escapes from the basement and past Blue's guard and races to the church on his bicycle. This is a painful comedy that I hated.
This is simply put a comedy with no laughs or entertainment value whatsoever. She protects Norbit from the other children and intimidates them into letting Norbit play with them. It showed also that fat people can wear a bathing suit at the water park and do what skinny girl do as well no matter what. Mild-mannered Norbit Eddie Murphy has always had it rough, since the day he was left abandoned at a combination Chinese restaurant and orphanage. In order to find true happiness, however, Norbit will first have to gather the courage to stand up to his monstrous spouse once and for all. This is a film that is unwatchable, and definitely not worth your time. In a blind rage, Rasputia fights her way through the crowd with a spade and prepares to attack Norbit, but she runs away after being in the rear by Mr.
The film co-stars , , , , , , and. The Rasputia gag gets a little freaky if you think about it too much. Norbit's meeting with Kate leads to him helping her rehearse her wedding, where a kiss between the two of them makes her reconsider getting married. That character would be just as horrible on a skinny girl. It was released by and on February 9, 2007.
Unfortunately, his proof of Deion's divorce settlements were destroyed in the process due to him falling into a pond trying to escape the clutches of the Latimores. Satisfied with Norbit hurting Kate's feelings, Rasputia adds that Norbit played Kate and has been setting her up since the first day she came back to town. Wong, who is the only person in the community that doesn't put up with their antics and refuses to sell his business to them. Norbit is a normal person, who after being adopted by Mr. . Others suggested it might hurt his chances. I actually think that character is kind of amusing - I don't think it's offensive that she is fat, I mean come on, it's a horrible character who just happens to be very overweight.
Norbit's childhood love, Kate Thomas arrives back in town to buy the orphanage. Eddie Murphy is a has been, and Norbit is proof to that. Norbit sees this as his chance to get back together with Kate, until he discovers that she is in fact engaged to Deion Hughes. Norbit is a strained comedy right from the start. This film was poorly written, acted and directed with a bad cast.
The Latimore brothers dupe Norbit into getting Kate to sign papers to renew the restaurant's liquor license and put it in the Latimores' name. With help from his two ex-pimp friends Pope Sweet Jesus and Lord Have Mercy and the other townspeople, Norbit manages to meet up with Kate without Rasputia's knowledge. Norbit sees this as his chance to get back together with Kate, until he discovers that she is in fact engaged to Deion Hughes. Norbit is also belittled by Rasputia's older brothers Big Black Jack , Blue , and Earl , working as a bookkeeper at their local building company. I find with this one I kind of get bored watching it, though the high point for me is Raspucia. Wong's orphanage, but he is disappointed to find out the following Tuesday that she is now engaged to Deion Hughes.
Years later, as adults, Rasputia's bullying nature gets worse as she grows up to be a grumpy, arrogant, vindictive, and mean-spirited woman. It's a dumb comedy for those times you can't be bothered to think about a movie too hard. The film was released in the on March 9, 2007, and topped the country's box office for the next two weekends, before being overtaken by. Watch Norbit - Version 1 You can watch Norbit online for free on this page by streaming the movie in the video player above or by choosing a different version to play below it. Norbit isn't going to lay this to rest, whilst he tries to survive life with Rasputia, and it looks like Deion also has something he would like to keep secret.
Then his childhood sweetheart, Kate Thandie Newton , moves back to town, and he tries to figure out a way back to his true love. The specific problem is: Events are out of order and at one point, a sentence referenced an event that wasn't described previously. Wong, ends up being married to the very large, Rasputia. When Kate is adopted, Norbit feels lonely but is protected by the fat and big Rasputia. January 2018 Norbit Albert Rice and Kate Thomas are best friends as children at an , which doubles as a Chinese restaurant owned by their father figure Hangten Wong Murphy , but are separated when Kate gets adopted by an unnamed family. They grow up, Rasputia becomes a monstrous woman and they get married.