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My Cousin Vinny
Directed by:
Jonathan Lynn

Starring Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio, Marisa Tomei, Mitchell Whitfield, Fred Gwynne and Lane Smith, "My Cousin Vinny" (also known as "Mio cugino Vincenzo", "Mein Vetter Winnie") is a Comedy/Crime film directed by Jonathan Lynn, released on March 13 of 1992 in the USA.

There have been many courtroom dramas that have glorified The Great American Legal System. This is not one of them.

Who directed "My Cousin Vinny":

My Cousin Vinny was directed by Jonathan Lynn, a director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before My Cousin Vinny, Jonathan Lynn had directed Clue, released in 1985. Since, he directed Greedy, released in 1994, Wild Target (2009).

When was "My Cousin Vinny" released:

My Cousin Vinny was initally released in the United States on Friday, March 13, 1992. Also released on Friday, March 13, 1992 have been American Me (dir. Edward James Olmos), Article 99 (dir. Howard Deutch), Howards End (dir. James Ivory), and Highway to Hell (dir. Ate de Jong). This was twenty-seven (27) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, July 17, 1992 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 20, 1992 in France; Thursday, May 28, 1992 in Germany; Monday, May 18, 1992 in Spain; Thursday, May 21, 1992 in Australia and on Saturday, March 13, 1993 in Japan.

What is the casting of "My Cousin Vinny":

At the casting of My Cousin Vinny we find Joe Pesci, previously seen in JFK (1991) and Home Alone (1990); Ralph Macchio (The Karate Kid, Part III (1989), The Karate Kid, Part II (1986)); Marisa Tomei (Oscar (1991), Playing for Keeps (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Raynor Scheine and Joe Pesci, Maury Chaykin also appeared in Gone Fishin', released in 1997.
  • Fred Gwynne and Austin Pendleton can both be seen in Off Beat, released in 1986.
  • Maury Chaykin and James Rebhorn also worked together in Soup for One, released in 1982.
  • Bruce McGill and James Rebhorn can be seen in Silkwood, released in 1983.

What is the Storyline of "My Cousin Vinny":

While driving through the fictional Beechum County, Alabama, NYU students and friends Billy Gambini (Ralph Macchio) and Stan Rothenstein (Mitchell Whitfield) accidentally shoplift a can of tuna while stopping at a convenience store. After they leave the store, the clerk is shot and killed, and Billy and Stan are arrested in connection with the murder. Due to circumstantial evidence and a series of miscommunications based on the boys' assumption that they have merely been detained for shoplifting, Billy is [...]

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