tsmithjohnson (tsmithjohnson) wrote,
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L. C. ANDERSON HIGH SCHOOL TRIBUTE 18: 1965 YELLOWJACKETS YEARBOOK: ORGS. & "COMING TO AMERICA"

MY SELECTION NO. 18 FOR BEST MOVIES OF THE SIXTIES IS
"COMING TO AMERICA"
STARRING "EDDIE MURPHY", "JAMES EARL JONES", "ARSENIO HALL",
"JOHN AMOS", "MADGE SINCLAIR",  AND "SHARI HEADLEY"

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 starred in the lead role. The film also co-stars Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Shari Headley and John Amos.

The film was released in the United States on June 29, 1988. Eddie Murphy plays Akeem Joffer, the crown prince of the fictional African nation of Zamunda, who comes to the
United States in the hopes of finding a woman he can marry.




PLEASE CONTINUE STROLLING DOWN MEMORY LANE WITH THE ORGANIZATIONS....













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