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Coming to America

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Romance Comedy Rated: 18+ (R)19881h 57mOn: HBO MAX HBO Tags: Royalty Feel-good About Africa 
Country: America

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.Coming to America featuring Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on HBO MAX (Via Hulu), available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a comedy and romance movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (205,023 votes).

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John Landis


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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & HBO).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#1,919 Ranked Movie

#19 Ranked in About Africa Movies

#160 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#258 Ranked in Romance Movies

Coming to America has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (205,023 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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