Originál dopisu prezidenta organizace MPAA Dana Glickmana

23. 5. 2005 - 15:52 | Téma | red

Originál dopisu prezidenta organizace MPAA Dana Glickmana Placeholder | zdroj: tisková zpráva

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2005 BitTorrent Facilitating Illegal File Swapping of Star Wars On Day of Opening Statement by MPAA President Dan Glickman Washington, D

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2005

BitTorrent Facilitating Illegal File

Swapping of Star Wars On Day of Opening

Statement by MPAA President Dan Glickman

Washington, D.C. - - Responding to reporttoday that BitTorrent is already facilitating the illegal file sharing of the final Star Wars episode, Revenge of the Sithwhich opens in theaters today, Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) President and CEO Dan Glickman made the following statement:

“There is no better example of how theft dims the magic of the movies for everyone than this report today regarding BitTorrent providing users with illegal copies of Revenge of the Sith. The unfortunate fact is this type of theft happens on a regular basis on peer to peer networks all over the world.

“Fans have been lined up for days to see Revenge of the Sith. To preserve the quality of movies for fans like these and so many others, we must stop these Internet thieves from illegally trading valuable copyrighted materials on-line.

“If piracy and those who profit from it are allowed to flourish, they will erode an engine of economic growth and job creation; undermine legitimate businesses that strive to unite technology and content in innovative and legal ways and limit quality and consumer choice.”

Glickman said that the average movie costs $98 million to make and market. < than>e in < domestic box the investment and < recoup never ten>

. The average BitTorrent network has up to 2.5 million users a day. The movie industry is the only industry with a positive balance of trade < does it which with countries>. Copyrighted industries are responsible for an estimated $626 billion of the total gross domestic product.

“My message to illegal file swappers everywhere is plain and simple: You are stealing, it is wrong and you are not anonymous,” said Glickman. “In short, you can click, but you can

The Motion Picture Association is engaged in an all out effort to root out Internet movie thieves and make them pay the consequences of illegally downloading and swapping movies< anti-piracy of , the MPAA< its>ember companies have brought lawsuits against many Internet movie thieves across the United States and plan to continue such action.

About the MPAA: The Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) serves as the voice and advocate of the American motion picture, home video and television industries from its offices in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. These members include: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.; Paramount Pictures; Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation; Universal Studios from Universal City Studios; and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

# # #

MPAA Los Angeles
Kori Bernards
Anne Caliguiri
(818) 995-6600

MPAA Washington, DC
John Feehery
Gayle Osterberg
(202) 293-1966

Česká verze dopisu

Star Wars - SPECIÁL

NEJNOVĚJŠÍ ČLÁNKY

V zajetí démonů 3 se inspiruje skutečným případem vymítání ďábla

V zajetí démonů 3 se inspiruje skutečným případem vymítání ďábla

23. 4. 2021 | Trailery | Adam Homola

První trailer na V zajetí démonů 3 je tady a vrací se v něm všichni staří známí.
Mortal Kombat možná dostane hned několik pokračování

Mortal Kombat možná dostane hned několik pokračování

22. 4. 2021 | Novinky | Adam Homola

Studio Warner Bros má s Mortal Kombatem velké plány a pokud se něco nepokazí, u prvního dílu jen tak neskončí.
Vin Diesel versus roboti: akční hrdina se pustí do zfilmování jedné hračky

Vin Diesel versus roboti: akční hrdina se pustí do zfilmování jedné hračky

20. 4. 2021 | Novinky | Adam Homola

Vin Diesel si zahraje a rovnou bude i produkovat hranou verzi stolní hry Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots.
Seznamte se s novým hrdinou Marvelu, kung-fu mistrem Shang-Chi

Seznamte se s novým hrdinou Marvelu, kung-fu mistrem Shang-Chi

19. 4. 2021 | Trailery | Adam Homola

Koronavirus posunul plány všech velkých filmových studií, Marvel nevyjímaje. Velký odklad se týká i Shang-Chi, který dorazí v září a teď se představuje prvním teaserem.