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Re: Lost World?
>>Jeff Poling (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
>>>I noticed that the Jurassic Park sequel by Michael Crichton, _The
Lost >>>World_, comes out in a couple of weeks.
>>Isn't that title taken (by Conan Doyle)? :)
>It is. Can he still use it, though?
>Titles cannot be copyrighted. But using the same title as a previous
>work shows something of a lack of originality.
Maybe it's a title in homage to the original story and the other 3
movies by the same name?
(1925-produced in part by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)
(1948-stock footage reused)
(resent after our net server at work ate about all my out-going mail)