Sony Pictures Prevails In 'Midnight In Paris' Lawsuit Over Faulkner Quote “We were confident that the judge in this case would get it right, and he did”, a Sony rep told Deadline in response to the studio’s victory today in the Midnight In Paris lawsuit. A federal judge in Mississippi today ruled Sony Pictures Classics (read it here) had the right to use a nine-word quote from William Faulkner’s Requiem For A Nun in Woody Allen’s 2011 film.
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Midnight in Paris Synopsis and Credits

This is a romantic comedy set in Paris about a family that goes there because of business, and two young people who are engaged to be married in the fall have experiences there that change their lives. It's about a young man's great love for a city, Paris, and the illusion people have that a life different from theirs would be much better. It stars Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Kathy Bates, Carla Bruni, among others.

"Midnight in Paris" stars Adrien Brody, Carla Bruni, Kathy Bates, Marion Cotillard, Michael Sheen, Owen Wilson, and Rachel McAdams.

Directed by Woody Allen.
Written by Woody Allen.
Produced by Helen Robin, Jaume Roures, Letty Aronson, Raphaël Benoliel, and Stephen Tenenbaum.
Production company/distributor: Sony Pictures Classics.

Release Date: May 20, 2011


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