Asked by: Wynell Lledias
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th February, 2020

Why do movies come out in pairs?

Twin films are films with the same, or very similar, plot produced or released at the same time by two different film studios. The phenomenon can result from two or more production companies investing in similar scripts around the same time, resulting in a race to distribute the films to audiences.

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Moreover, can two films have the same name?

5 Answers. According to this article I found (written in 2010) - individual movie titles can not be copyrighted. However, there can be a trademark granted if there is a certain level of recognition of the title to the specific movie. The author of the article cites "Star Wars" or "Citizen Kane".

Additionally, what movie came out at the same time as Armageddon? 2. Armageddon and Deep Impact (1998) The film(s): An asteroid threatens all human life on Earth.

Similarly, it is asked, what two movies have the same theme?

Antz | A Bug's Life – 1998. The Truman Show | EDtv – 1998/1999. Red Planet | Mission to Mars – 2000. Shark Tale | Finding Nemo – 2004/2003.

What came out first Deep Impact or Armageddon?

Deep Impact was released on May 8, almost two months before Armageddon. Paramount Studios had wanted to remake the 1951 film When Worlds Collide, and even approached Steven Spielberg with the proposition, but it remained in development hell for close to 20 years.

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