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13 famous claims of sci-fi plagiarism (and how they all played out)
May 3, 2013

So how did all those sci-fi plagiarism lawsuits and claims we've heard about over the years play out?

Harlan Ellison saw In Time and decided to drop his lawsuit
Dec 16, 2012

Remember when Harlan Ellison thought that the Justin Timberlake sci-fi flick bore some striking similarities to his own short story "Repent, Harlequin! Said the Ticktockman" and sued the filmmakers? Erroneous reports claimed that he won that suit, but the truth is, Ellison has had a change of heart.

Tense new trailer for Justin Timberlake's Logan's Run-ish thriller
Dec 15, 2012

The trailer we saw at San Diego Comic-Con for In Time, the thriller written and directed by Andrew Niccol and starring Justin Timberlake, was tense. But the film's latest trailer is even tenser.

Harlan Ellison claims Justin Timberlake's In Time rips him off
Dec 15, 2012

The groundbreaking, award-winning science-fiction godfather is suing Fox to prevent the release of Andrew Niccol's sci-fi thriller, claiming that too much is too similar to his own "Repent, Harlequin! Said The Ticktockman."

That In Time lawsuit? Harlan Ellison wins, scores screen credit
Dec 15, 2012

Remember that lawsuit the award-winning author filed, claiming that writer-director Andrew Niccol and the producers of the Justin Timberlake dystopian sci-fi thriller ripped off his own "Repent, Harlequin! Said the Ticktockman" story? He won.

Logan's Run + Justin Timberlake + Gattaca = tense In Time trailer
Dec 14, 2012

What do you get when you mix a present-day chase flick with a little Logan's Run-type twist? In Time, starring Justin Timberlake.