The African monarch Akeem learns he has a long-lost son in the United States and must return to America to meet this unexpected heir and build a relationship with his son.
A sequel is in the heir.
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The movie topped all streaming programs in its debut week (March 1, 2021 - March 7, 2021) with 1.413 billion total minutes viewed, handing Amazon its first ever No. 1 slot on Nielsen's Top 10. See more
Lavelle was conceived in Akeem and Semmi's apartment, the night they go out to nightclubs. In Coming to America
, that night, they're seen returning alone to the apartment without have had success with any girl, and met with Clarence who invite them to come with him to the Black Awareness Week, where Akeem sees Lisa by first time. Lavelle's conception wasn't possible. See more
King Jaffe Joffer
You must heed my words before I am gone, my son. Now, you will be king, but the throne must pass to a male heir. Akeem, it appears you have a son. He must be found.
The camera moves over the Paramount Pictures logo to reveal the Kingdom of Zamunda, just as the first film.
The opening credits are then set in a pan across the country's landscapes to the Zamunda palace and to the King and Queen's bedroom. See more
I'm a Bluesman
Written by Ron DeJesus
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