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Old October 2nd 13, 04:52   #1
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Memory of Shadows and the script books

I assume JMS didn't have the rights to include his unfilmed movie script in the B5 script books?

I wonder what the difference in publishing rights to scripts for the TV series and the commissioned movie script.

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Re: Memory of Shadows and the script books

Depends on the contract. If the people who commissioned the script for TMOS weren't signatories of the WGA Minimum Basic Agreement, then the separation of rights clause may well not have been part of the contract.

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I wonder if that script will ever be made public.
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I wonder if that script will ever be made public.
I base this on nothing whatsoever, but my hunch is it probably will not.
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Re: Memory of Shadows and the script books

I can't know for sure, of course, but my thinking is that if it were going to be, it would have been by now.

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