2017 Movie #65: A Few Good Men (1992)

2017 Movie #65: A Few Good Men (1992)

A Few Good Men is a scintillating courtroom drama largely thanks to a series of terrific performances by actors in the prime of their careers. The film features a murderer’s row of great actors – Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Kevin Pollak, Kiefer Sutherland, Jack Nicholson, Kevin Bacon, Cuba Gooding, Jr. – and the performances are universally great.

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2017 Movie #61: My Cousin Vinny (1992)

2017 Movie #61: My Cousin Vinny (1992)

What a quirky film. My Cousin Vinny feels like the type of film that would never get made today, a fish-out-of-water comedy about a New York lawyer (Joe Pesci) (who has never tried a case) forced to defend his nephew in a murder trial in small-town Alabama. If that doesn’t sound like enough of an oddball premise, then throw in an incredibly Italian fiance (Marisa Tomei), from a family of car mechanics, who tags along for the trip.

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