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Coming to America (1988)

R 06/29/1988 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 56m

The four funniest men in America are Eddie Murphy.


Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen. What better place than Queens, New York, to find his bride? Joined by his loyal servant and friend, Semmi, Akeem attempts to blend in as an ordinary American and begin his search.

  1. John Landis


  2. Barry W. Blaustein


  3. David Sheffield


  4. Eddie Murphy


Top Billed Cast

  1. Eddie Murphy

    Eddie Murphy

    Prince Akeem / Clarence / Randy Watson / Saul

  2. Arsenio Hall

    Arsenio Hall

    Semmi / Extremely Ugly Girl / Morris / Reverend Brown

  3. James Earl Jones

    James Earl Jones

    King Jaffe Joffer

  4. John Amos

    John Amos

    Cleo McDowell

  5. Shari Headley

    Shari Headley

    Lisa McDowell

  6. Frankie Faison

    Frankie Faison


  7. Louie Anderson

    Louie Anderson


  8. Eriq La Salle

    Eriq La Salle

    Darryl Jenks

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Coming to America
Coming to America

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $39,000,000.00

Revenue $288,752,301.00


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