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    Coming 2 America review: Not as much heart as the original, but still funny

    Amazon Prime Video Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall are back as Prince Akeem and Semmi in Coming 2 America, the sequel to 1988 comedy classic Coming to America. It’s been 33 years since we caught up with our favorite Zamundans, and in some ways a lot has changed. In other ways, so much remains the same.¬† The setup for the sequel, streaming now on¬†Amazon Prime, is pretty straightforward. Akeem discovers he has an illegitimate son in the US. He and Semmi return to New York City to find his child and prepare him to become heir to the Zamunda throne. To complicate matters, Akeem has three daughters with his wife,…