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My Cousin Vinny (1992)  link to My Cousin Vinny on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 925

poster My Cousin Vinny

IMDb Rating:
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7.6/10 (97505 votes)

Country: USA, 120 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Crime

Director(s): Jonathan Lynn

Video Codec: Unknown

Bill Gambini and Stanley Rothenstein are two friends from New York University who just received scholarships to UCLA. They decide to drive through the South. Once they arrive in Alabama, they stop at a local convenience store to pick up a few snacks. But, no sooner than they leave the store, they are arrested. They had thought that they were arrested for shoplifting, but they were arrested for murder and robbery. Worse, they are facing execution for this crime. Bill and Stan do not have enough money for a lawyer, so the good news is that Bill has a lawyer in his family, his cousin, Vincent Laguardia Gambini. The bad news is that Vinny is an inexperienced lawyer who has not been at a trial. So, Vinny has to defend his clients and battle an uncompromising judge, some tough locals, and even his fiancée, Mona Lisa Vito, who just does not know when to shut up, to prove his clients' innocence. But he will soon realize that he is going to need help.



photo Joe Pesci Joe Pesci Vinny Gambini
photo Ralph Macchio Ralph Macchio Bill Gambini
photo Marisa Tomei Marisa Tomei Mona Lisa Vito
photo Mitchell Whitfield Mitchell Whitfield Stan Rothenstein
photo Fred Gwynne Fred Gwynne Judge Chamberlain Haller

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1