Clocking in at just under two hours, MY COUSIN VINNY moves at an extremely leisurely pace for a Hollywood farce. But that's just one indication of what makes this appealingly quirky comedy stand apart from more run-of-the-mill fare. Driving across the country on their way to college, Bill
Gambini and Stan Rothenstein (Ralph Macchio and Mitchell Whitfield) are arrested in Alabama. Thinking they've been accused of shoplifting, they sign confessions, only to discover they've been charged with murder. Enter Bill's cousin, Vincent La Guardia Gambino (Joe Pesci), a lawyer who graduated
from law school six years earlier but who only passed the bar exam six weeks ago and h...