The Rear Window War Isn't Over


Despite a court verdict that seemed to lay everything to rest, the decades-long court battle over rights to the "Rear Window" story -- and its similarities to "Disturbia" -- is still going. Back to Article



Gimy Moo

it is a ripoff, which is why it took me awhile to actually watch the flick cuz i'm a fan of Rear Window. i will say Disturbia was pretty good though. but in reality, aren't about half of movies released nowadays a ripoff of past movies?

Nov 1 - 09:28 AM

Niko Teen

Niko Tuscani

My thoughts exactly. If they didn't promote it in ads or press materials as a remake or reimagining - which I don't believe they did - then I don't see what the problem is. If an actor eluded to similarities, so what.

Nov 1 - 11:41 AM

Lando Griffin

ben keesing

Avatar got away with it

Nov 1 - 01:41 PM

Dave J

Dave J

Everyone is copying everyone these days for the best thing they could've done is to just let it rest and not waste anyone's time yapping about it!

Nov 1 - 05:16 PM

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