May 5, 2009
Fox sues over Bollywood ‘Vinny’ remake
Hollywood's 20th Century Fox is suing Bollywood's BR Films over what it has described as an unauthorized remake of its 1992 big-screen comedy
My Cousin Vinny.
The BBC said Fox is suing the Indian company for $1.42 million in Mumbai's High Court, claiming the dialogue and story for
Banda Yeh Bindaas Hai are too close to the American version, which co-starred Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei.
Vinny,the BBC said.