Coming to America Movie Behind The Scenes

Making Coming to America

Coming to America Picture
Just one of the many extra characters played by Eddie Murphy and Aresenio Hall.


Go behind the scenes on the 1988 Comedy movie starring Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, John Amos More Cast

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Thanks to Irving Samaniego
The McDowell's restaurant was actually a Wendy's that they converted to McDowells for 3 weeks.
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Dance sequences were choreographed by 80's pop princess Paula Abdul.
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The apartment building where Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall moved to when they first came to America was actually in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY

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Deleted Scenes

There are often scenes cut from the final version of a movie. Sometimes these will have been seen by preview audiences, or be included in Blu-ray or DVD extras etc.

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Alternate Versions

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1988 Paramount Pictures
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