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Eddie Murphy Has Only 'A Thousand Words' Before He Dies in First Teaser Trailer

November 11, 2011 (8:28 am) GMT
Released one day after Murphy bowed out as Oscar host, the teaser sees plenty of hilarious scenes revolving around his character's effort to save up his words to prolong his life.

DreamWorks SKG has debuted the first teaser trailer for 's new comedy "". The sneak peek, which was unleashed a day after Murphy resigned from his duty as the host of upcoming Oscar, previews how his character tries to navigate his life after learning that he only has a thousand words left to say before he dies.

In this comedy, Eddie plays a savvy, money-grubbing head of a literary agency who who will do anything to get what he wants, including lying about his baby's birth to get in front of the line at a coffee shop. His life, however, takes an unexpected turn when he promises to publish a New Age guru's book for his own selfish purposes.

"A Thousand Words" was shot in 2008, but has been long delayed from being released. Brian Robbins serves as the director with Steve Koren penning the script. Joining Murphy in the cast ensemble are , , and Justina Machado. The movie is now due to arrive in U.S. theaters on March 23, 2012, the same day "" is released.



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