Film Review: My Cousin Vinny

Posted on by 5WC in Film

Recently it appears that every film I have watched, both good and bad, has been long, thought provoking and at times heavy and/or sludgy. Films that have demanded a lot of attention and a lot of respect. I haven’t, for quite a while, just sat down to a true light hearted film, whose sole purpose is to entertain.

And I’ve reached that point. I needed an evening of simple jokes, foolish plots and comedic entertainment. And looking through the list of films waiting to be watched, My Cousin Vinny seemed to fit the bill perfectly, the trailer implying a movie that is light on touch and with a sense of humour that looks to balance this with a fun but serious plot. Read more