My Cousin Vinny Movie
While traveling down south, two college kids Bill Gambini (Ralph Macchio) and Stanley Rothenstein (Mitchell Whitfield) find themselves mistakenly arrested for murdering a convenience store clerk in Alabama. Thinking that they are accused of shoplifting, the buddies sign the avowal of their guilt. With no money and no one to turn to for help, Bill decides to call his lawyer cousin, Vincent Laguardia Gambini (Joe Pesci). The brash Vinny, who has never tried a criminal case, has secret weapon
- There have been many courtroom dramas that have glorified The Great American Legal System. This is not one of them.
Rambo. Terminator. Indiana Jones. Vinny Gambini.
- A Comedy Of Trial And Error
User Reviews of My Cousin Vinny
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- IMDB Votes:
- Comedy, Crime
Automobile, Murder, Character name in title, Train, Title spoken by character, Mistaken identity, Courtroom, Law, Lawyer, Southern u.s.
- $52,929,168 (82.6%)
- + Foreign:
- $11,159,384 (17.4%)
- = Worldwide:
- $7,416,751 (1,227 theaters, $6,044 average) % of Total Gross: 14.0%
- 1,506 theaters