Making Of...
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Coming to America Behind The Scenes

Coming to America Picture
Just one of the many extra characters played by Eddie Murphy and Aresenio Hall.
Go behind the scenes and learn what went on during the making of the 1988 Comedy movie starring Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, John Amos et al.
Contributed by: Irving Samaniego
The McDowell's restaurant was actually a Wendy's that they converted to McDowells for 3 weeks.
Rewind Archive
Dance sequences were choreographed by 80's pop princess Paula Abdul.
Contributed by: jeff
The apartment building where Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall moved to when they first came to America was actually in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
Deleted Scenes
When movies are made, scenes are often left on the cutting room floor.
Alternate Versions
Sometimes, there will be several versions of a movie floating about on cable, tv or video etc. Other times, a Director may release a special cut of the movie.
Coming to America