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Coming to America / Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert D. Wachs, George Folsey, Jr. ; screenplay by David Sheffield, Barry W. Blaustein ; directed by John Landis.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library DVD COMING 39851001592279 DVD Comedy Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786316725486 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6316725485 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Universal Studios Home Entert. [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Features: Prince-ipal photography : the coming together of America, Fit for Akeem : the costumes of Coming to America, Character building : the many faces of Rick Baker, Composing America : the musical talents of Nile Rodgers, a vintage sit-down with Eddie and Arsenio, photo gallery, theatrical trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Madge Sinclair, Shari Headley.
Summary, etc.:
A pampered African prince comes to Queens in search of a bride.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English or French with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Princes > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
African Americans > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Queens (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Romantic comedy films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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