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How Mass BitTorrent Lawsuits Turn Low-Budget Movies Into Big Bucks

Wired.com notes:

On March 7, Camelot Distribution Group, an obscure film company in Los Angeles, unveiled its latest and potentially most profitable release: a federal lawsuit against BitTorrent users who allegedly downloaded the company's 2010 B-movie revenge flick Nude Nuns With Big Guns between January and March of this year. The single lawsuit targets 5,865 downloaders, making it theoretically worth as much as $879,750,000 more money than the U.S. box-office gross for Avatar.

Read the rest of the article here:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/03/bittorrent/


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