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Coming to America

Author: John LandisGeorge FosleyRobert D WachsDavid SheffieldBarry W BlausteinAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2006, ©1988.
Series: I love the 80's
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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An African prince who must find a bride ... and the mission leads him and his loyal friend to Queens, New York. In disguise as an impoverished immigrant, the pamered prince relishes the chance to test his mettle in the urban wilderness.
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Genre/Form: DVDs
Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Landis; George Fosley; Robert D Wachs; David Sheffield; Barry W Blaustein; Eddie Murphy; Arsenio Hall; James Earl Jones; John Amos; Madge Sinclair; Shari Headley; Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927); Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1415743185 9781415743188
OCLC Number: 370426423
Language Note: English and French language tracks with subtitles in English, Spanish, and Portuguese; closed-captioned.
Credits: Music score by Nile Rodgers ; production designer, Richard MacDonald.
Cast: Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Madge Sinclair, Shari Headley.
Target Audience: MPAA rating : R.
Description: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen presentation, Dolby digital, region 1 compatible.
Series Title: I love the 80's
Other Titles: Coming to America (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert D. Wachs and George Folsey, Jr. ; directed by John Landis ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield and Barry W. Blaustein.

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An African prince who must find a bride ... and the mission leads him and his loyal friend to Queens, New York. In disguise as an impoverished immigrant, the pamered prince relishes the chance to test his mettle in the urban wilderness.

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