“Some even believe twin films are the result of… industrial espionage.”
There’s actually a term for this phenomenon: twin films!
There’s lots of different reasons for twin films: production companies racing to get their films out first, staff moving between studios, etc.
Some even believe twin films are the result of… industrial espionage! *GASP* https://t.co/6mG9VSQlHx
— Lillie Lainoff (@lillielainoff) April 13, 2020
Another Twitter user @elizabtchtaylor claimed that twin films often occur when studios pinch a writer’s pitch.
“Often the reason that happens is because a writer has been pitching their idea around to different studios and one studio poaches the concept without actually hiring the writer,” she claimed.
“Then another studio goes on to make the film with the original writer.”
As for the twin films mentioned above, actors rarely comment on the bizarre…