Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiKrebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  Trump campaign loses appeal over Pennsylvania race Krebs: I'm 'most upset' I didn't get to say goodbye to my team MORE's love of "My Cousin Vinny" apparently didn't thrill the director or star of the 1992 comedy. 

Jonathan Lynn and Marisa Tomei responded after President TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden adds to vote margin over Trump after Milwaukee County recount Krebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  Republicans ready to become deficit hawks again under a President Biden MORE’s personal attorney named it one his "favorite law movies" during a press conference on Thursday.

"I regard Giuliani's praise of 'My Cousin Vinny' as generous from the man who is currently giving the Comedy Performance of the Year," director Lynn told The Hollywood Reporter.

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Giuliani re-enacted a scene from the movie to provide an illustration of the campaign's allegation that representatives were not allowed close enough to observe ballot counting in Pennsylvania for the presidential election.

"He says to her, 'How many fingers do I got up?' Well she was too far away to see it was only two," Guiliani said. "These people were further away than My Cousin Vinny was from the witness."

Star Tomei, a Trump critic, also tweeted a gif from the movie following the press conference.

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Giuliani is leading the Trump campaign's lawsuit to stop Pennsylvania from certifying its election results in favor of President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden adds to vote margin over Trump after Milwaukee County recount Krebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  New DOJ rule could allow executions by electrocution, firing squad MORE. His Thursday press conference discussing the case earned criticism from more than Hollywood.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) called it a "sideshow."

Former federal cybersecurity official Christopher Krebs, who disagreed with Trump's claims of voter fraud and was fired by Trump this week, called it "the most dangerous 1hr 45 minutes of television in American history."