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Coming to America

Opens on March 22

Director: John Landis Run Time: 117 min. Format: Digital Release Year: 1988

Starring: Arsenio Hall, Eddie Murphy, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Shari Headley

Screenwriters: Eddie Murphy, Barry W. Blaustein, David Sheffield

Producers: George Folsey Jr., Robert D. Wachs

Vidiots welcomes Founding Member and esteemed Vidiot Jerrika Hinton to introduce one of her favorite films – one of the funniest movies ever made – Coming to America. In search of a wife, Prince Akeem travels from his homeland of Zamunda to Queens, New York. Refusing to use his unlimited funds, Akeem finds himself a job at a fast food restaurant, a new look from the local barbershop, and the love of his life. Eddie Murphy stars as not one, but four hilarious characters in this royal romance that will leave you laughing for its duration. So, comb in some Soul-Glo and head down to McDowell’s for a comedy no one can deny!


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