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    Copy Wright Question

    Discussion in 'General Writing' started by TheDarkWriter, Aug 13, 2014.

    Does anyone know if the Story Aladdin is strictly owned by by Disney? I ask because I'm considering writing a story involving the story of Aladdin and I don't want to cross any legal lines.
     
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    Firstly, it's "copyright"
    Second, if anyone had the rights to Aladdin it would be Scheherazade and she was both never alive and dead for 300 years or so.
     
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    'Aladdin' is a really old fairytale, which isn't under copyright. But Disney version, which is significantly different than the original, might be.
     
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    Damn I came here thinking someone was wanting to clone Steven Wright.
     

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