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COMING TO AMERICA Hits Blu-ray & Digital

COMING TO AMERICA Hits Blu-ray & Digital

Coming to America Blu-ray

The Movie


Prince Akeem (Eddie Murphy) is the prince of a wealthy African country and wants for nothing, except a wife who will love him in spite of his title. To escape an arranged marriage, Akeem flees to America accompanied by his persnickety sidekick, Semmi (Arsenio Hall), to find his queen. Disguised as a foreign student working in fast food, he romances Lisa (Shari Headley) but struggles with revealing his true identity to her and his marital intentions to his king father (James Earl Jones).

Directed By: John Landis

Written By: Eddie Murphy, David Sheffield, & Barry W. Blaustein

Starring: Paul Bates (Oha), Eddie Murphy (Prince Akeem), James Earl Jones (King Jaffe Joffer), Madge Sinclair (Queen Aoleon), Arsenio Hall (Semmi), Calvin Lockhart (Colonel Izzi), and more.

Genre: Comedy & Romance

Rating: R

Runtime: 116 Minutes

Blu-ray Details


  • English 5.1 Dolby Digital
  • French 2.0 Dolby Digital
  • Spanish Mono Dolby Digital


  • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
  • Resolution: 1080p
  • Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1
  • Subtitles: English, English SDH, French, & Spanish

Special 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

Catch Coming to America out on Blu-ray & Digital June 12th!