• • Netflix, Relativity Sued Over 'Atlas Shrugged' Distribution Deal
Matthew Belloni, Hollywood Reporter - Hollywood, Esq. Atlas Shrugged movie |Atlas Shrugged |Image | Netflix and Relativity Media have been sued by the production company behind Atlas Shrugged: Part 1, which claims the distributors failed to pay a $1.5 million license fee to release the film on home video. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court and obtained by The Hollywood Reporter, Atlas Productions says it has satisfied all the conditions of a written agreement with Netflix, Relativity and an entitly called RML Acquisitions, but its demands for payment have gone unheeded. The suit also accused Netflix of copyright infringement of the 2011 adaptation of the 1957 novel by Ayn Rand.