Fatal subtraction: the inside story of Buchwald v. Paramount

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Dove Books, 1996 - Law - 594 pages
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In 1988, Art Buchwald and his partner filed a breach-of-contract suit against Paramount Pictures, claiming that Paramount had failed to give them credit for the original story of the hit movie Coming to America. Here the authors unravel the mystery of Buchwald vs. Paramount, showing why it happened, how it was won, and what it means.

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Well written, entertaining, informative, and at least twice as long as it needed to be. Read full review

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User Review  - Ulicain - Goodreads

Pair this book with Steven Bach's Final Cut and you have a stark picture of the film industry that while there can be glory, greed and power is really the final pitch for most everyone involved. Read full review


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