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Coming to America (1988)

R 06/29/1988 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 57m

The four funniest men in America are Eddie Murphy.


An African prince decides it’s time for him to find a princess... and his mission leads him and his most loyal friend to Queens, New York. In disguise as an impoverished immigrant, the pampered prince quickly finds himself a new job, new friends, new digs, new enemies and lots of trouble.

  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

  9. Allison Dean

    Patrice McDowell

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

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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