Skip to comments.Trump Video That Used ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Score Removed After Warner Bros. Takes Legal Action (Tr)
Posted on 04/10/2019 7:44:36 AM PDT by EdnaMode
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Seems like a pretty cut and dry copyright violation. Why would they do that?
Huuuge, lovely music!
Its within their rights to do so. (And they need to because itd they allow this without comment then courts would find anybody could use the music)
CNN sister company. What a, um, surprise.
Yes, this seems odd. Parodies and all are one thing, but using something without permission in such a manner is distracting. Hopefully a one-off.
So they are claiming guys who have guitar lessons, for example, and saying that DmSus4 chord you played is used in Pinball Wizard so the video is owned by their publishing house. One guy had another artist steal his original composition to sing over and then HE was hit with a copyright claim by them and had to give the money from his original video to them. It's nuts.
This was a huge victory for CNN. /s
Trump should use “Also Sprach Zarathustra” - the theme from 2001: A Space Odyssey! originally by Richard Strauss. Only need a minute and a 1/2. Probably enough to open any event.
The opening to the original “Conan The Barbarian”. - “Anvil of Crom”
Though John Milius probably wouldn’t allow it!
The Richard Strauss piece would be probably the easiest to get permission to do. I am sure its in the public domain now.
If I could, I would write a score for President Trump.
We have your back in TX
Im thinking it generates a buzz and brings more viewers to watch.
For most music if one holds the proper BMI or ASCAP license they have a cut-and-dried right to use the track.
Not so sure what the rules are for movie soundtracks.
You know the adage
Easier to ask for forgiveness than permission
This wasn’t a video created by President Trump’s campaign despite what some poor news reports claim. It was yet another “fan” video created by one of the people at https://www.reddit.com/r/The_Donald/
Thanks for the clarification.
NEW VERSION WITH DIFFERENT MUSIC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NdzOv20W1T4
Ladies and Gentlemen, here is the updated video. Warner cant touch it. Please understand I am not taking credit for creating the original video. I simply replaced the audio and cleaned up the minor video errors the original creator made. https://t.co/vZpdI4co9e— Mack Jillz (@DJJackMillz) April 10, 2019
However, if 0bama wanted to use “It’s A Small World” theme Disney would fall all over themselves to approve it.
“Trump should use Also Sprach Zarathustra”
Maybe it’s because I first heard it more than half a century ago, but I would have to call it “magnificent, but done to death.”
Perhaps.....would millennials recognize it?
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