Was this webpage helpful?
Yes No
Share to Facebook

My Cousin Vinny, Hilarious and Realistic

One of the best legal drama/comedy movies of all time, perhaps the best, is My Cousin Vinny starring Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei.  Marisa won an Academy Award for the performance.

Legal professionals will often comment that the movie, aside from some of the absurd antics, actually does portray many elements of legal process realism.  In particular, the examinations, direct exam as well as cross exam, are conducted very well and could almost be used as 'how to' demonstrations within a courtroom advocacy skills class.

If you are yet to see the movie, be sure to give it a watch.  My Cousin Vinny is hilariously entertaining and, despite being primarily a comedy, does contain some genuine 'good law' that can serve as teaching moments for those newer to the profession and as a reminder for those well experienced.  The video embedded as above provides a great lawyerly review; albeit from an American law perspective; however, much appears to parallel Canadian principles of law and procedure.  Enjoy the review - and the movie!

Marketing.Legal

86 Kersey Crescent
Courtice, Ontario,
L1E 0A4

P: (800) 551-5751
E: awesome@marketing.legal

Hours of Business:

10:00AM – 8:00PM
10:00AM – 8:00PM
10:00AM – 8:00PM
10:00AM – 8:00PM
10:00AM – 8:00PM
Monday:
Tuesday:
Wednesday:
Thursday:
Friday:

By appointment only.  Please call for details.







Serving:

Lawyers
Paralegals
Law Clerks
Process Servers
and more.

Questions?

We Offer a 
FREE ½ Hour Consultation

Marketing.Legal is a 100% Canadian brand, owned and operated incorporated business, with dedicated expert professionals, having decades of qualified experience in Website Development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Google Adwords, and Social Media marketing for Lawyers and Paralegals.


Marketing.Legal

SSL Secured
Trust https://marketing.legal


Animated Spinner