PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
When Rudy Baylor (Matt Damon) first meets Deck (Danny DeVito), Deck tells him he sat for the bar exam six times, but hasn't yet passed. In My Cousin Vinny (1992), Vinny (Joe Pesci) tells Stanley (Mitchell Whitfield) that he also sat six times to pass the bar exam.
My father hated lawyers all his life. He wasn't a great guy, my old man. He drank and beat up my mother; he beat me up too. So you might think I became a lawyer just to piss him off. But you'd be wrong. I wanted to be a lawyer ever since I read ...
There are multiple other continuity discrepancies during the fight.
There is a credit for "Poet in Residence".
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