Coming to America

Genre: 
Romance · 

Release Date: June 29, 1988

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 57m

Content Rating: R

Budget: $39,000,000

Revenue: $288,752,301

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Plot.

Akeem left the paradise kingdom to look for his queen. Akeem wants to find a bride in Queens. Akeem and Semmi are trying to blend in.

This Movie Is About.

false identity · 
searching for love · 
duringcreditsstinger · 
fish out of water · 
heir to the throne · 
prince · 
fast food restaurant · 

Cast & Crew.

Wiki.

Coming to America is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Landis and based on a story originally created by Eddie Murphy, who also stars in the lead role. The film also co-stars Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Shari Headley, and John Amos. The film was released in the United States on June 29, 1988. Eddie Murphy plays Akeem Joffer, the crown prince of the fictional African nation of Zamunda, who travels to the United States in the hopes of finding a woman he can marry.In 1989, a pilot for a planned spin-off television series was made, although this was never picked up for a series. A sequel, Coming 2 America, was released on March 4, 2021.

Filming Locations.

New York City, United States of America

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