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The Resource Coming to America, Paramount Pictures presents an Eddie Murphy production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield & Barry W. Blaustein ; produced by George Folsey, Jr. and Robert D. Wachs ; directed by John Landis, (DVD videorecording)

Coming to America, Paramount Pictures presents an Eddie Murphy production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield & Barry W. Blaustein ; produced by George Folsey, Jr. and Robert D. Wachs ; directed by John Landis, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Coming to America
Title
Coming to America
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents an Eddie Murphy production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield & Barry W. Blaustein ; produced by George Folsey, Jr. and Robert D. Wachs ; directed by John Landis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comedy about a wealthy, pampered African prince who comes to America in search of a bride. Accompanied by his closest companion, the prince quickly finds a new job, new friends and lots of trouble
Cataloging source
CXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Woody Omens ; edited by Malcolm Campbell and George Folsey, Jr. ; music, Nile Rodgers
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Madge Sinclair, Shari Headley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1939-
  • 1951-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Hall, Arsenio
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Amos, John
  • Sinclair, Madge
  • Headley, Shari
  • Landis, John
  • Campbell, Malcolm
  • Folsey, George
  • Rodgers, Nile
  • Sheffield, David
  • Blaustein, Barry W
  • Wachs, Robert D
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
114
Series statement
Widescreen collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Princes
  • America
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Coming to America, Paramount Pictures presents an Eddie Murphy production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield & Barry W. Blaustein ; produced by George Folsey, Jr. and Robert D. Wachs ; directed by John Landis, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1988 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm41132932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792154549
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 4091 321577
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Coming to America, Paramount Pictures presents an Eddie Murphy production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; story by Eddie Murphy ; screenplay by David Sheffield & Barry W. Blaustein ; produced by George Folsey, Jr. and Robert D. Wachs ; directed by John Landis, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1988 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm41132932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792154549
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 4091 321577
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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