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Author: Annabel Nugent

Date: April 6, 2021

Original Source: Independent

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Shape of Water copyright lawsuit dismissed: Guillermo del Toro is ‘the true creator’

A copyright lawsuit alleging Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water ripped off a Pulitzer Prize-winning author has been dismissed.

The lawsuit – which was originally filed in February 2018 ahead of the Oscar voting deadline – claimed that the film infringed on the work of author Paul Zindel.

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