1. Why is Vinny shown to be an effective lawyer? Does it matter that he isn’t great at ‘knowing’ the law?
2. What is the purpose of the court, as shown in the film? What are its strengths and weaknesses? Use two scenes to support your argument.

3. How did this film make you feel about the US court system? How might this movie be different if it were made today?

4. Much of this film also deals with challenges towards perceptions. Explain at least one situation in the film where any character has taken a negative/unfair/stereotypical 

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