• Corpus ID: 60741323

Snipping Private Ryan: The Clean Flicks Fight to Sanitize Movies

  title={Snipping Private Ryan: The Clean Flicks Fight to Sanitize Movies},
  author={Nikki D. Pope},
  journal={Santa Clara High Technology Law Journal},
  • Nikki D. Pope
  • Published 1 May 2004
  • Art
  • Santa Clara High Technology Law Journal
I. INTRODUCTION Until the mass-market introduction of digital recording technology, consumers were unable to make near-perfect duplications or seamless alterations of video and audio recordings of artists. That was then; this is now. Today computers allow consumers to burn their own CDs and DVDs. They can create their own music compilations. Usenet groups post copies of newly released movies that members can download ... sometimes, even before the movie's first theatrical release! Peer-to-peer…