About

Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try. When he arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend , to try his first case, it's a real shock - for him and the Deep South!

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Directed by

Jonathan Lynn

Written by

Dale Launer (Screenplay)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Truth, Justice and the Gambini Way

Cast

Keywords

prison southern usa suspicion court lawyer cousin wrongful arrest

Photos

Awards

Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role