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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 18:40:02 GMT

Newsweek

Why Isn't Batman in the Public Domain?
Newsweek
... Blue," Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises and Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind would all be in the public domain. This year, the comic book characters Superman and Batman would be free to use by anyone. Meanwhile, movies from 1940–like Charlie ...

Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:10:18 GMT

Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)

James Bond Enters Canadian Public Domain
Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)
Fleming's series and subsequent films remain hugely popular, with global book sales of 100 million copies and generating over 150 million dollars, to say nothing of the movies and related licensed merchandise. Perhaps there's room yet in the Bond legacy ...

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:41:14 GMT

The Epoch Times

Why Batman and Rhapsody in Blue Should Be in the Public Domain, but Aren't
The Epoch Times
This year, the comic book characters Superman and Batman would be free to use by anyone. Meanwhile, movies from 1940 – like Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator and John Ford's The Grapes of Wrath – would have been slated to enter the public domain ...

Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:17:35 GMT

MPAA Wants to Censor OpenCulture's Public Domain Movies
TorrentFreak
Between all the “pirate sites” the MPAA also targeted Open Culture's list of public domain movies. For those unfamiliar with the project, Open Culture offers an archive of high-quality cultural & educational media. With Stanford University's Dan Colman as ...

Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:11:01 GMT

opensource.com

Literary works given new life in public domain
opensource.com
During the 20th century, the societal change was movies and television. Being in the public domain meant that movies and television adaptations of Pride and Prejudice and Austen's other works could be made without having to pay for the rights to make them ...

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