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Sonic Outlaws

  • Release Date: Aug 02, 1995
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 27 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Craig Baldwin


The motto of this fast-paced, often hilarious American documentary that examines the changing attitudes towards multi-media plagiarism is "Copyright Infringement Is Your Best Entertainment Value." To make his point, filmmaker [[Performer~P80505~Craig Baldwin~craigbaldwin]] presents a collage of interviews, illegally "borrowed" samplings, and legal cases, providing examples of each that range from a record company's lawsuit against an independent rock band's satirical samplings to cellular phone scanners...more