Who made Coming to America?

Coming to America is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Landis and based on a story originally created by Eddie Murphy, who also stars in the lead role. The film also co-stars Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Shari Headley, and John Amos.

How much did Amazon pay for Coming to America 2?

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Did Coming to America 2 make money?

It made $21 million in its opening weekend, on its $28 million budget. That box office take mushroomed to $300 million worldwide before it closed nearly six months later. Watching Coming to America now, it’s not hard to see why it was a hit.

What country is Zamunda based on?

If you’re wondering where Zamunda is located, it’s a completely fictional African country. The story follows the story of Akeem portrayed by Murphy, the former prince in the first movie who is now the king of the fictional kingdom of Zamunda in Africa from the first movie.