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Movies Under the Stars: Coming to America (R)

Saturday, September 30, 2017

6:45 p.m.8:45 p.m.

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Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film!

This 1988 romantic comedy stars Eddie Murphy as 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. Directed by John Landis, this hilarious classic also stars John Amos, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, and Shari Headley.

Know Before You Go:
This film features explicit content and is rated R. You should come before 6:45 p.m. to get your spot for the movie. Please bring your own picnic blanket or chair. Food is OK, but no alcohol or smoking is permitted. All are welcome!


Prospect Place & Kingston Avenue
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NYC Parks

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(718) 965-8942

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