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Law / Coming To America Movie #329897

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 08, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Hollywood: David Browning) Columnist Art Buchwald reported claiming that he conceived story idea for film "Coming to America" that Paramount Pictures Corporation states was conceived of by Eddie Murphy; details given of resulting lawsuit; scenes shown from court in Los Angeles, California. [BUCHWALD, Arsenio HALL, Billy WILDER - comment.] Judge Harvey Schneider quoted regarding Paramount's claim that Buckwald borrowed idea from a Charlie Chaplin film. Paramount reported planning to appeal verdict.

Reporter(s):
Browning, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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