What Time Will ‘Dolemite is My Name’ be on Netflix?

Eddie Murphy is back and in one of his best roles in years. Dolemite is My Name could be one of the best comedies of the year and it arrives tomorrow, Friday, the 25th of October! You better make sure you know what time Dolemite is My Name is available to stream from, as you won’t want to miss it.

Dolemite is My Name is an upcoming Netflix Original biographical comedy written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski. Directed by Craig Brewer (Black Snake Moan), the Original is Eddie Murphy’s first R-rated film since 1999 and has already been praised as his comeback performance.

After numerous rejections by Hollywood, the multi-talented Rudy Ray Moore looks to create his own blaxploitation film around his character, the wise-cracking, kung-fu fighting, ladies man Dolemite.


What time will Dolemite is My Name be on Netflix?

The following timetable is what time Dolemite is My Name season will be available to stream in your region:

Time ZoneTime available to stream
Pacific Standard Time12:00 AM
Mountain Standard Time1:00 AM
Central Standard Time2:00 AM
Eastern Standard Time3:00 AM
British Summer Time8:00 AM
Central European Time9:00 AM
Eastern European Time10:00 AM
India Standard Time12:30 PM
Japan Standard Time16:00 PM
Australian Eastern Time18:00 PM
New Zealand Day Light Time20:00 PM

As you can see Netflix releases all of the latest releases from PST (Pacific Standard Time). This means for anyone on the other side of the world, such as Japan, Australia, and New Zealand, you will receive the latest titles for later in the day.


Early response from critics

It’s safe to say, that the 21st century hasn’t been kind to Eddie Murphy. Other than his roles as Donkey in the ever loved Shrek franchise, Eddie Murphy has been in plenty of films that have flopped hard.

Early reviews from critics suggest this is the best film Eddie Murphy has starred in for years. At the time of writing Dolemite is My Name has the following ratings:

  • Rotten Tomatoes – 98% – 122 Reviews
  • Metacritic – 76/100 – 35 Reviews
  • IMDb – 6.9/10 – 485 User Ratings

We’d suggest ignoring the IMDb user rating this early. IMDb users are infamous for leaving poor star ratings, without context, before titles have been released. Nearly all of the users that left a written review, fifteen at the time of writing, were overwhelmingly positive about Dolemite is My Name.


Are you excited for the release of Dolemite is My Name?